How to Set Up an Out of Office Reply in Windows 10 Mail


If you’re going to be out of the office for a while, you can set up Mail in Windows 10 to reply automatically to any emails you receive, letting people know that you won’t be reading or answering emails during that time.

Currently, automatic replies in Mail are only supported for Outlook.com, Live.com, Hotmail, and Office 365 accounts.

To set up an out of office reply in Mail for one of those accounts, click the gear icon in the lower-left corner of the window.

Click “Automatic Replies” on the Settings pane that slides out on the right.

Select the account for which you want to send out automatic replies from the “Select an account” dropdown.

To turn on automatic replies for the selected account, click the “Send Automatic Replies” slider button so it turns a dark gray and reads On. Enter the message you want…

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