Send email on behalf of your manager

Send email on behalf of your manager

After you set up access to your manager's Gmail account, you can access that account from your own account. Here's how:

  1. Log in to your Gmail account.
  2. In the upper-right corner of the page, click your email address, and then select your manager's address from the drop-down menu. For example:

  1. A new Gmail window (or tab, depending on your browser) opens, showing your manager's email. You can now send messages and manage email on your manager's behalf.

How messages appear to recipients

When you send a message using your manager's account, the message is listed in the recipient’s Inbox as sent by your manager. In the message itself, however, recipients see you sent the message on your manager’s behalf.

Here's an example: