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Set Up an Auto-Responder

Follow the steps below to set up an auto-responder in your e-mail account.

The advantage of an auto-responder is, that during your absence, an automated reply can be sent anytime an E-mail arrives in your mailbox.

Step 1
Log in to your 1&1 Control Panel and select the relevant package.
Step 2
Click the Manage E-mail Addresses link from the Mail panel.
Manage E-mail Addresses
Manage E-mail Addresses

Step 3
Click an E-mail address to set up an auto-responder. Email accounts overview
Email accounts overview
Step 4
Under Other Settings, click on Edit next to "Autoresponder". Other Settings
Other Settings
Step 5
Check the box marked Enable.
Enter a Subject for the mail that will be sent as a reply to received mails.
Enter a name in the From text box. This is the name that others will see when they receive your auto-responder message.
Enter a Message for the auto-responder E-mail. This will be the body of the E-mail.

When finished, click on OK. Auto-Responder text configuration
Auto-Responder text configuration
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