Email, Messaging, & Video Calls Email 31 31 people found this article helpful How to Forward iCloud Mail to Another Email Address Set up iCloud to forward your Mail messages to another email client by Heinz Tschabitscher Writer A former freelance contributor who has reviewed hundreds of email programs and services since 1997. our editorial process Heinz Tschabitscher Updated on April 27, 2020 iCloud. Apple Email Yahoo! Mail Gmail Tweet Share Email If you have several iCloud email accounts or accounts through other services, checking all those accounts can be time-consuming. The solution is to forward your iCloud mail automatically to your main email address—the one you check regularly. You can choose to retain a copy in the forwarding iCloud Mail account as a backup. too. Here's how. Go to iCloud.com in your browser and log in. Click Mail. Apple's iCloud service allows users to save much of their data to the cloud. Click the gear at the bottom of the left panel, under the list of mailboxes. Select Preferences from the menu that opens. Open the General tab. Check the box next to Forward my email to. Enter the email address to which you want all incoming messages to be forwarded automatically in the field following Forward my email to. If you want the forwarded emails to be deleted from iCloud Mail account after they have been forwarded, check the box in front of Delete messages after forwarding. Verify that the forwarding address works before enabling automatic deletion to avoid losing messages. If you enter an incorrect email address, the emails would be forwarded to the wrong address and deleted from iCloud at the same time, which means you'd never see them. Click Done. iCloud Mail does not send a verification message. Forwarding starts immediately.