Changing the sending address in Google

Note: All SOAS members who wish to change their sending address should follow these instructions
If you use another mail program like Outlook, you must still follow these instructions and then click here for further instructions.

Once you've changed your default sending address please click here for important information about your Listserv subscriptions


Changing your default sending address in Google Mail


Step 1: Click on Accounts inside Settings
Click Add another email address you own
Step 1: Click on Accounts inside Settings

Step 2: Add your new address Step 2: Add your new address

Step 3: Send off verification Step 3: Send off verification

Step 4: Wait for Google's verification email to arrive in your mailbox and click the link presented there to confirm that you indeed own the new address. Step 4: Verify your address

Step 5: Go back to Accounts in Settings and click "Make Default" to make your new address the default sending address Step 5: Make your address the default



This page provides instructions for setting your default sending address in Google Mail