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TA23485 I've done these steps but to no avail

402 Views 2 Replies Latest reply: Dec 5, 2012 5:39 PM by jeremymaxwell RSS
jeremymaxwell Level 1 Level 1 (10 points)
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Dec 4, 2012 4:13 PM

I have a college alumni group forwarding address which I have attahced to my me.com account.  I added me the college email address as an alias to my iCloud account in Preferences on MacMail . But it still won't allow me to send email as the alias address. I get the server error message everytime. Again, this is not an alias I created through the iCloud (where you are given 3 aliases to use) but a seperate forwarding email address which I would like to be able to respond to people from occasionally instead of me.com or icloud.com addresses.  Is this possible? What steps am I missing?

Thanks.

Macbook, Mac OS X (10.5.5), 2 Ghz Core 2 Duo, 80 GB Hard Drive, 2 GB RAM
  • BDAqua Level 10 Level 10 (114,670 points)
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    Dec 4, 2012 11:21 PM (in response to jeremymaxwell)

    Hmmmm, not sure, but soounds like you need to send it from the .me/.icloud account, but set your Reply To adrdess to that other eMail addy.

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