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Title says it. I have a Sharepoint 2010 instance that's for an intranet and profiles are managed by Active Directory. Because of this, users who hit Alert Me have their email prepopulated in the form and are not allowed to change it. I want to let them put in whatever email they want to be notified at instead. Is there a way to do this?

* UPDATE * Not really a duplicate of the other question, because I'm not talking about external users (all the users are actually my AD users), but I guess I should have elaborated more.

So in our organization, the user logins are not the same as the email address, because we use organizational mailboxes that are shared based on security group in AD.

So, for example, the user john.doe might be a member of the HR department's New Hire section, so he'd share a HR_NewHire@mycompany.com email with others on his team.

Sharepoint sees his email as john.doe@mycompany.com, though, and he can't change that.

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possible duplicate of How To: Send the Alert Emails to External Email Addresses? –  Ryan Jul 14 '12 at 16:18

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This is already discussed here :- How To: Send the Alert Emails to External Email Addresses?

The question contains two approaches to achieve what you want.

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thanks, please see my update –  Paul Jul 14 '12 at 18:32

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