Creating a vacation message on your (or other Google G Suite) account

This document explains how to create vacation messages on G Suite email accounts. This article is applicable to,,,, and accounts.

When logged in to your G Suite account in the online Gmail interface:
  1. Click the gear icon in the screen's upper right corner and select Settings
  2. Under the General tab, find Vacation Responder
  3. Select Vacation responder on
  4. Enter the subject and message you would like to send.
  5. Click Save Changes.

Visit Google's Setting an automatic vacation response help page for more information.

For additional assistance please contact the IT Support Center at 847-491-4357 (1-HELP) or via email at

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Created:2016-03-27 11:27 CDTUpdated:2020-08-05 13:22 CDT
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