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Email forwarding Issue

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussion' started by archangel76, Oct 10, 2003.

  1. archangel76

    archangel76 Registered

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    A few days ago, i was having this problem about email forwrding.From what i know, if your email account in your domain is being forwarded to another email account, it should not leave a copy of that email to the inbox of that email account, altough, we have webmail to delete the copy. Is there an option, for this to be disabled, so as not to flood the inbox of that email account. Can it be done thru inside the panel or do we have to modify or edit something inside the server?

    Please help, i have been looking for an answer for this..

    God bless!:)

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  2. mickeymouse

    mickeymouse Well-Known Member

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    Dear archangel76,

    If you don\'t want to keep a copy of the mails on the local server or in the forwarding account.
    Try editing the .forward file present under your home directory, remove the \\ present before the username this will solve the problem.

    Example:
    Forwarding mail from exa1@example1.com to exe2@example2.com

    \\Forwarding account, Forwarded account

    The example above sends a copy to exe2 and keeps a copy in the exa1 account also.

    Hope this help you solve your problem.

    Regards,
     
  3. goodmove

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    It would be great if this was offered as an option such as: "Don't keep a copy in the mailbox."
     
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