Novell is now a part of Micro Focus

Selective Auto-Reply for Vacations

Novell Cool Solutions: Tip
By Paul Marcum

Digg This - Slashdot This

Posted: 11 Apr 2006


When I'm on vacation, I'd like to send auto-replies only to my co-workers in the office.


When auto-replying to emails while on vacation, I set up a rule for the users that does not reply to addresses that contain "*@*.*" . This prevents auto replies to any addresses that have an @ symbol, which is anything outside of the office.

This assumes that your internal company addresses are not using the "@" character in e-mail addresses.

Novell Cool Solutions (corporate web communities) are produced by WebWise Solutions.

© Copyright Micro Focus or one of its affiliates