Quick Answer: Can I Keep My Email Address If I Leave BT?

How do I transfer my BT email to Gmail?

How to Migrate BTinternet to Gmail ?Launch software and choose BTinternet email source.Specify credentials of BTinternet account to transfer into Gmail.Enable required mails from BTinternet and select Gmail saving option.Enter login details of Gmail account to transfer BTinternet to Gmail.More items….

Can I transfer my BT email address?

Yes, if you’ve already got a BT email address, you’ll be able to link it to your new broadband account. You can only do this once your broadband has been set up and activated. … Just follow the advice to Move an email address (mailbox).

How do I transfer everything to a new email address?

Set up email forwarding from your old Gmail accountOpen Gmail and click the gear icon.Select Settings.Select the “Forwarding and POP/IMAP” tab.Click on “Add a forwarding address.”Enter your new email address.You’ll get a verification email at your new email address—click the link to confirm.

What is the difference between BT Mail and BT premium mail?

The Premium email product gives you exactly the same functionality as the Standard email product you get with broadband from BT, but you have to pay for it. It costs £7.50 a month by direct debit and you can create up to 10 extra email addresses for family and friends.

Do you have to pay for an email account?

Cost. The good thing about free email providers is, well, they’re free! So, if you’re an individual that uses your email for personal matters only, you should go for the free services that Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail or AOL offer. On the other hand, with paid email providers, you have two options.

Does BT still use Yahoo Mail?

We’re about to move you from BT Yahoo email to our new email service called BT Mail. … We’ll move all your emails and folders across to BT Mail automatically. All you have to do is check a few things now to make sure you’re ready.

How do I transfer my BT email to Outlook?

Re: Exporting eMails Configure both your BT email account and Outlook account as IMAP accounts in a mail client such as Thunderbird. Once the mails have downloaded from your BT email account you can just drag and drop them into your Outlook account.

What happens to your email when you leave BT?

If you close your BT email, on your broadband end date: You’ll have 60 days to upgrade to Premium email via My BT. If you do this you can downgrade to Basic email at any time. If you don’t upgrade to Premium email, after 60 days all of the email addresses linked to your BT ID will be deleted.

Do I have to pay BT to keep my email address?

BT says people can keep their email addresses for free using a basic service that’s only accessible via a browser, but that customers who want to maintain their normal email service, they have to pay £7.50 per month.

Can you keep your email address if you change providers?

A: Unfortunately, when you change service providers, you cannot take your email address with you. … Only the ISP could do that since they own the email servers, and it doesn’t make good business sense to help people leave their service. The smartest thing to do is get an email account that will move with you.