How to setup an email alias

Gmelius Updated by Gmelius

Creating an email alias will let you receive an email at that address.

Suppose Jane Smith from Acme Corp,, wishes to create a specific generic email address for all support requests,

As a Google Workspace (formerly G Suite) customer, Jane can do so by following the below steps:

  1. Go to her Google Workspace Admin panel:
  2. Click on her user, that is Jane Smith
  3. Click on the "User Information" section -> Email aliases
  4. Under Email aliases, add the other email address. In our example:

Then, we need to ensure Jane can send emails from

  1. Login into Gmail:
  2. Click on "add another email address" under "Send mail as"
  3. Type the new email alias; in our case

Finally, reload Gmail to ensure Gmelius retrieves the new email address.

And voilà, now Jane is all set to create a shared inbox for!



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