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How to forward an email with Hotmail

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How to forward an email with Hotmail: You have decided to replace Outlook with Hotmail, the free Web-mail service offered by Microsoft. You are very comfortable but you still don’t know how to perform some of the operations you frequently perform on your old email client. One above all? Forwarding of received messages to other recipients.

Do not fear! Hotmail allows you to do this too. All you have to do is read the directions on how to forward an email with Hotmail that I am about to give you and put them into practice. Believe me, it’s so simple that it will take you longer to read what to do than to forward your emails. Let’s get started right away!

If you want to know how to forward an email with Hotmail, all you have to do is connect to your e-mail box and open the message you want to forward to another recipient. At this point, click on dart located next to the button Answers and select the item Forward from the menu that opens. Then type the address of the recipient to whom you want to send the email (or recipients) in the field TO:click on the button Send (located at the top left) and that’s it.

Do you want to create an automatic rule according to which all emails coming from a specific sender or meeting certain criteria must be forwarded to a specific recipient? Very easy. Scroll to the bottom of the main Hotmail page, click on the item Organize and click on the item Rules management present in the menu that appears.

On the page that opens, click on the button New one and fill out the form that is proposed to you by specifying in the appropriate fields the characteristics that the messages to be forwarded must have. Then put the check mark next to the item Forward totype the email address of the recipient to which the messages should be forwarded and click on the button Save to enable automatic mail forwarding.

After seeing how to forward an email with Hotmaillet’s see how to perform the same operation on Outlook.com, the new Microsoft Web-mail service that will soon supplant Hotmail. If you have already switched to this new service and want to forward a message to another recipient, open the email to forward, click on the button Actions (located at the top right) and select the item Forward from the menu that appears.

On the page that opens, type the address of the recipient (or recipients) in the text field located in the left sidebar and click on the button Send (located at the top left) to complete the operation.

Do you want to create an automatic message forwarding rule in Outlook.com as well? Click on thegear located at the top left and select the item Other mail options from the menu that appears. On the page that opens, click on the item first Rules for sorting new messagesthen on the button New one and fill out the form for creating forwarding rules as seen in Hotmail. Easy, right?