Error: "Alias already used" when attempting to change your TechMail address


When attempting to choose a new TechMail address, you receive the following message:

Alias already used

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The alias (the portion before the @ symbol) has been used in the past by another Texas Tech user. As of August 14, 2019, email aliases cannot be reused within the eRaider system.


Choose a different email address for your TechMail account.


You will be able to successfully set a new TechMail address.