Forwarding


Definition

Set email forwarding addresses.

Usage

Use this command to specify forwarding addresses for email sent to the domain.

A similar command, SetPOPForwarding, allows you to create, change, or delete mailboxes for either email forwarding or POP mail.

Availability

All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

Log on to resellertest.enom.com with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

https://resellertest.enom.com/domains/MailConfig.asp?DomainNameID=152533676

On the e-mail settings page,the save changes button calls the Forwarding command.

Constraints

The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The domain must be using eNom’s domain name server.
  • The domain must exist in the account cited in the query.
  • The query must include all addresses that you want to keep. Forwarding addresses not included in thequery are deleted from the account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:

https://resellertest.enom.com/interface.asp?
command=nameofcommand&uid=yourloginid&pw=yourpassword
&paramname=paramvalue&nextparamname=nextparamvalue

 

Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
SLD Required Second-level domain name (for example, enom in enom.com) 63
TLD Required Top-level domain name (extension) 15
AddressX Required Address (mailbox user name) to be forwarded from this domain 30
ForwardToX Required Where this address will be forwarded to, in format UserName@sld.tld 130
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4

 

Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
ErrX Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as is back to the client.
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully.

 

Notes

  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, sendResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0 the transaction failed. The parameter Err(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.
  • Example: thisAddress@mydomain.com to be forwarded to me@myhome.com. Pass as Address1=thisAddress and ForwardTo1=me@myhome.com

Example