Override From Address

This setting will allow you to set up an email address to appear in the From line of your messages to an Announcement list, even if you send the message from a different address.

Use the Web Interface to Change Settings

Log into your mail-list account at https://database.mail-list.com.

  • Click Customize Your List.
  • Click List Moderator Settings.
  • Click Override From Address.
Log into your Mail-List.com account from http://db.mail-list.com and click on "Customize Your List" and then on "Overrride From Address" (under "List Moderator Settings"):
  • Enter your preferred From Address.
  • Click Save.
Enter the email address with the name as shown in the example below:

The example above shows a "friendly English name" along with the actual email address. In this scenario, the  actual email address needs to be surrounded with angle brackets.

To learn how to change and save your account settings, please refer to this link:

How do I access my mail-list account and change the settings for my list?


The email below was sent from YourEmailAddress@gmail.com. To the subscriber, it appears to be sent from noreply@domain.com.

This email was sent from YourEmailAddress@gmail.com, but the subscriber receives it as if it was sent from noreply@domain.com: