How to enable auto-reply messages for an e-mail account in Plesk

This article describes how to enable auto-reply messages for an e-mail account in Plesk. You may want to do this, for example, if a user is out of the office or temporarily unavailable to respond to e-mail messages.

Enabling auto-reply messages in Plesk

To enable auto-reply messages for an e-mail account in Plesk, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to Plesk.
    If you do not know how to log in to your Plesk account, please see this article.
  2. In the left sidebar, click Mail:

    Plesk - Mail icon

  3. On the Mail page, click the e-mail address for which you want to set up an auto-reply message.
  4. Click the Auto-Reply tab.
  5. Select the Switch on auto-reply check box.
  6. Next to Message format, select the message format you want to use (plain-text or HTML).
  7. In the Auto-reply message text text box, type the content of the message that you want to send.
  8. In the Forward to text box, you can optionally specify an e-mail address that receives a copy of the original message.
  9. To automatically disable auto-reply messages, select the Switch off auto-reply on check box, and then select the date you want to stop sending auto-reply messages for the account.
  10. Click OK.

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