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Forwarding Email with Full Headers

Anytime a false positive is found (a message that was marked incorrectly as spam) it should be forwarded with full headers to

How to forward email with full headers:


  • Log in to your Gmail account.
  • Open the message you want to view headers for.
  • Click the Down arrow next to the Reply button, located at the top right of the message pane.
  • Select Show Original.


Email Forwarding

Forward Email from

It is strongly recommended that users forward email sent to their MSU email accounts to their EGR account. EGR email offers features such as reduced spam, larger space to save emails and backups of each mailbox.

Below are instructions for setting your account on to forward to another email account. If you have not activated your account, you will need to do so prior to setting up forwarding. Please see the following web page for activation of your account.

Help & Support

Image of Support Office staff assisting usersThe DECS Support Office provides walk-in, telephone and email assistance. Contact us for software support, account issues, equipment repairs, access to printing, consulting and equipment checkouts.


Fast & Convenient

The College of Engineering provides email for every EGR NetID in addition to and independent of the MSU email system. Engineering email addresses are The engineering email server has a great deal of flexibility built in. This includes unlimited inbox sizes so that incoming email delivery is guaranteed against failure due to a limits placed on the size of a user's inbox. The size restriction on an individual out-bound email size is set very high at 60MB.