Auto-reply messages are a great way to let people know that you are away for an extended period of time.
This tutorial shows you how to compose and enable an auto-reply message.
Click to check the box next to ‘Enabled’.
In the ‘Interval’ field, enter the number of days before the same recipient will receive the autoresponse message again. If this is not specified, the interval defaults to one day.
In the ‘End Date’ field, select the date that you want to stop the autoresponse message from being sent.
In the ‘Autoresponse Text’ field, type the message you would like to be automatically sent in reply to all incoming email messages.