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How to Setup Vacation Settings or Email Forwarding for Rice Email
Step 1: Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Students: log into your WebTools to manage your vacation settings at https://ricemail.rice.edu/. Once logged in; select WebSieve.
This document details vacation settings for faculty, staff, and graduate students for email (using Cyrus mail servers). Also how to setup email forwarding.
Step 2: This will take you to SmartSieve (also known as WebSieve) where you will be prompted for you NetID and Password.
Step 3: Once logged in, click on the Vacation Settings icon.
Step 4: Enter "Vacation Settings:". Edit the vacation message. Click the "Save Changes". This rule is disabled by default. To enable, click the "Enabled" butoon.
Step 5: This rule is enabled when you see the green checkmark .
Step 6: Log out if you have completed SmartSieve processes.