Email aliases are virtual email addresses that forward email to a real email address. For example:

Tim has a domain of He has an email address set up for himself, Tim also wants his sales questions to come to him as well, but wants those questions to be sent to another address. Tim can set up an alias of and set it to point to

You can only set up an alias on the same domain; you would be unable to cross domains. For example, you could not have be an alias of In order to accomplish a forward like that, you would need to log into the mailbox, and set up a forward in the mailbox settings to

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