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Vacation Auto Responder Email Instructions

Vacation / Auto Responder Email

Engineering mail account holders can set up automatic replies for when they are out-of-office or otherwise unavailable to respond to email.


Faculty, Staff & Current Students:

Navigate to the DECS web services login page at, and login with your EGR credentials.

Under the Account menu on the left side of the screen, navigate to "E-MAIL AUTO RESPONDER".

Email Forwarding

Forward Email from

Call ITS at (517)-432-6200 to setup msu email forwarding.  

Forwarding EGR Mail to Another Address

Faculty, Staff & Current Students

If you would like to forward your engineering email to another email address, you first need to ensure that the other email address is not forwarding to your engineering account. If it is, a mail loop is created which will cause your email to fail.

Help & Support

The 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. For more information on the different ways the Support Office can help you, visit the Support Office page under the Services tab on this website. See the homepage for our current hours of operation.