Adding a Generic Inbox (via Email Forwarding): Activation Guide

Generic Inbox

*Make sure you're setting up a redirection and not setting up a rule to forward.

In Front

  1. Go to Settings 
  2. Click My Inbox (individual inbox) or Inbox (shared inbox)
  3. Input your inbox address
  4. Copy the Front forwarding address

In your email provider 

  1. Find where to set up email forwarding
  2. Paste Front’s forwarding address there

In Front

  1. Go to Settings 
  2. Find the account you created under either My Inbox or Inbox
  3. Scroll down and Validate your channel 
  4. In 10 seconds you will see a pop-up alert letting you know the account’s been validated

Add Custom SMTP

  1. Scroll down till you see the Custom SMTP field
  2. Enable custom SMTP and input your credentials
  3. Test connection to make sure everything is good
  4. Save
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