How to Setup Network Solutions Email Forwarding

Let me start by saying that I highly recommend you DO NOT use Network Solutions for email. I’ve worked with several clients who have had many issues with Network Solutions, email deliverability, bounce backs, etc. I’ve contacted their customer service on a few occasions, and I feel like I’m talking to sales people trying to upsell a bunch of their other products.

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If you’re stuck with Network Solutions email, but you’d like to forward your email to a personal account, or just another email you own, you can easily set this up from your Network Solutions Webmail account. It takes less than 5 minutes. Let’s dive in.

Setup Network Solutions Email Forwarding

First, let’s login to our Network Solutions Webmail.

  1. Navigate to
  2. Enter your User name and Password — Your User name is your full email address
  3. Click the Login button
Network Solutions Webmail login screen
Network Solutions Webmail login screen

Next, we need to access our email settings.

  1. Click the 3 horizontal bars in the top-right corner of the screen
  2. Click on Settings
Network Solutions email settings
Navigate to your email settings page

Email Forwarding Settings

To find the Network Solutions email forwarding settings…

  1. Click Mail in the left navigation. This opens up more options.
  2. Click Auto Forward
Network Solutions email forwarding instructions
Click “Mail”. Then “Auto Forward”. Enter email address. Check “Enable forwarding”. Click “Save”

Add Emails to Forward Mail

  1. Directly underneath Forward mail to:, add in the email address(es) that you’d like to forward your email to

You can forward your mail to multiple email address (up to 5). Just enter each email address in a separate input box.

Email Forwarding Settings

  1. Check the Enable forwarder checkbox — This MUST be checked for email forwarding to work.
  2. Keep a copy of each forwarded message — Only check this box if you want to keep email in Network Solutions, in addition to forwarding them to your other email account.

NOTE: If you keep a copy in your Network Solutions account, and you reach your mailbox size limit, your emails will not be forwarded. I recommend NOT checking this box unless you have unlimited storage with Network Solutions.

Just click Save when you’re finished.

In my testing, the emails began forwarding almost immediately. Make sure you send a few test emails from different accounts to ensure that email forwarding is setup & working properly.

This is a great solution to manage all your emails in one place, and never have to login to Network Solutions Webmail ever again.

If you have any trouble with Network Solutions email forwarding, please reach out in the comments.

2 Commentson "How to Setup Network Solutions Email Forwarding"

  1. /

    Hi, we’ve setup email forwarding on the NS mailbox, but its not working. I’ve sent email from my yahoo account and also from my work account, but email is not forwarding from NS mailbox.
    Have opened a ticket for this on NS, but don’t know how long they will take. Is there any solution to this?

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    1. (Author) /

      Noor — Without seeing your setup, I’m afraid I can’t offer much help.

      Did you check the “Enable forwarder” box?

      Also, have you made sure you haven’t reached your NS mailbox size limit?

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