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Change Your Email Display Name

You can change the From address that people see when they receive an email from you. You can do this for your regular account and for your alias/other addresses. You must do this in Gmail first (NOT Outlook) as there are some issues with Gmail and Outlook synchronizing.

To change the display name in Gmail:

Log in to your Gmail account

1. Go to Settings Settings

2. Click on Settings

Mail Settings

3. Click on the Accounts tab

Mail Account Settings

4. Under the Send mail as section click on Edit Info

Edit alias display name

5. Change the display name to whatever you wish

Alias Display Name

6. Click Save Changes

In Outlook

You will only need to do this once. After that the option to chose your alias will come up under the From field.

  • Open a new email
  • Click on Options
  • Click on Show Fields FROM
  • Click on the From button
  • Click Other E-mail Address
  • Enter the address/alias you want to send from

Send From


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