Steve Swift <steve....@gmail.com>: Oct 26 05:03AM -0700
How do I add a forwarding address so that I can forward mail that has been
I get close, and reach thd Forwarding.jpg attached image, but there's only
one address that I can select, and trying to add an address gets me nowhere.
It seems to me that some security has been added since I last added a
forwarding address, so the recipient has to approve.
In this case, the recipient is my wife, and she reads her emails about once
Sean Murphy <smpa...@gmail.com>: Oct 27 06:59PM -0400
As far as I know it has always been necessary to get approval from the
owner of the email address. It certainly was over ten years ago when I
started figuring out how forwarding worked...
"Zack (Doc)" <za...@tnan.net>: Oct 27 07:18PM -0400
It was always proper courtesy, but it wasn't something validated by the
system in the past. Not sure when it changed, but it's definitely the
Coordinate with your wife to get the message sent for validation and
Andy <AI.e...@gmail.com>: Oct 28 01:11AM -0400
I started using Gmail some 14 years ago, and ever since I can remember, it
was a requirement to get approval before you could auto-forward emails.
I am puzzled why you say "trying to add an address gets me nowhere." Is
that because it is forever waiting for the approval? Or do you not even
get to the point where your account 'asks' your wife for approval to