I have outlook 2010 at my work where my email there is :
Roi@work.com. ( you could see the real email in the pic , since I don't want crawlers to scan it , I changed it here in the question).
I also have Gmail account which is
The outlook is under a domain
- Roi's Gmail emails sent to my Roi's work -> to be in green
- Roi's work emails sent to Roi's work ( i can send to myself) -> to be in red.
Currently the settings are the default settings :
Ok - so I created a rule for gmail :
And as you can see it does work :
So now let's add the work to work rule :
Ok so let's test it by sending work mail to myself :
BANG — doesn't work.
Why don't I see the RED color in the work mail ?
PS I noticed something strange :
If I set the "FROM" field (via pressing "From..." and select myself from a list) - with my outlook NAME which is "Royi Namir" ( as opposed to specify my direct email) as in here :
Then it does work :
Am I missing something here ? because it should work in both cases - How can I make it work with simple email addresses ?