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Is this possible?

In normal MS Outlook you can send as someone else (if you are on the distribution group I think). It's an option when you reply to an email.

Can you do the same using on iPad?

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What Outlook app are you using on your iPad? There is no official Outlook by Microsoft in the App Store. – Rob Mar 20 '13 at 16:13
@Robuust just the default included mail client - connecting to ms exchange server – NimChimpsky Mar 20 '13 at 16:15
up vote 2 down vote accepted on iPad does not support sending as or send on behalf of. So there is no way you can do this via

But you can try this on a Macbook for example: in Mail > Preferences > Accounts it will show the account you have set up. Next tothe emailaddress, type a comma and then the other email you want to send from. Save it and now when you compose a mail, you can choose which one to send from.

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Thank you, you just told us how to send junk emails. :( – user44516 Mar 20 '13 at 18:17
@Borderline its a valid problem for us, our employees are on various distribution groups and don;t want to cnfuse customers – NimChimpsky Mar 21 '13 at 9:55

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