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Mail Forwarding

E-mail forwarding is provided by the special "MBOXFW" record type. E-mail forwarding allows for email addressed to your domain to be forwarded to third party email services. For example, one might wish to have all email addressed to info@jpoweradmin.ca be forwarded to yourname@gmail.com.

For email forwarding to work, there must be an MX record pointing to mx1.nicmus.com

To create an e-mail forward, in the "Create Record" form for the zone in question:

  1. In the "Record Name" field, enter the email address that mail will be forwarded from.
  2. Select "MBOXFW" from the "Record Type" selection menu.
  3. In the "Record Content" field, enter the full email address that will receive the forwards.
MBOX FW
Figure 1: MBOXFW zone records