Forwarding Voice Mail Messages to an Email Account

How do I forward my Gopher Messaging voicemail to an e-mail account?

  • Log into your account (instructions below)
  • Click Options.
  • Click Mail Filters (under Message Management)
  • Click Edit in upper right hand area
  • In the box below Forward to E-mail Addresses (,separated) enter your University e-mail address (and any others you want to be notified at separated by commas). For example:
    • yourX500@umn.edu
    • yourX500@umn.edu, yourself@MSN.com, Me@yahoo.com
  • Check the Forward All Mails Enabled box.
  • If you want to keep a copy of the message in Gopher Messaging, check the Keep a Copy box.
  • Click Update.

How do I log into my Gopher Messaging account online?

Go to http://go4msg.umn.edu. Your username is your 5-digit extension @um.umn.edu (e.g.: 51234@um.umn.edu).

If you are logging in for the first time, your temporary online password is your 5-digit extension followed by an exclamation point (e.g.: 51234!).

You are prompted to change your "email password." This is not your University email password! Instead, use your temporary online voicemail password (e.g.: 51234!)

If you log in to the online mailbox first, you are prompted to change both your phone password and your online password.

You can also download step-by-step instructions for setting up your mailbox.

Gopher Messaging Frequently Asked Questions

http://www1.umn.edu/nts/faq/go4msg/

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