Forwarding your Email

  1. Go to http://gmail.com.
  2. Enter your school Gmail address. It’s your student login @students.olatheschools.com, so for example, your address might be 123abc10@students.olatheschools.com
  3. Enter your school Gmail password. It’s the same as your login. If you don’t know your password, any teacher can help you reset it.
  4. Click on the Settings gear in the upper right hand corner, and select Settings.
  5. From the top of the Settings page, click the “Forwarding and POP/IMAP” buttion.
  6. Click the button “Add a forwarding address.”
  7. Type the email address that you check most frequently and consistently.
  8. Log in to your preferred email, and click the confirmation link that should have been sent from Gmail. You will be taken to a screen that says “Confirmation success!”
  9. Now, go back to the “Forwarding and POP/IMAP” settings using steps 1-5 as needed.
  10. Under the Forwarding section, choose the “Forward a copy of incoming mail” option. You can also customize other options from here.
  11. Make sure you click the “Save Changes” button at the bottom of the screen.

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