UW-Madison Google Workspace - Contacting the Owner of a Google Group

This document details how to contact the owner of a Google group

There are a couple of different methods for contacting the group owner of a Google Group. Certain methods may not work depending on the group's settings, so be sure to try another method if one doesn't work. 

Contacting the group owner through email 

  1. When sending the email, append "+owner" to the group name in the email address. The email should look something like this: groupname+owner@g-groups.wisc.edu.

Contacting the group owner through Google Groups site

  1. Go to the Google Groups management site.

  2. Search for the group name at the top of the page.Google Groups Search

  3. If not already added to the group, "All Groups and Messages" must be selected from the drop down menu in the search bar.Drop Down Menu                                                                   
  4. If there are multiple groups matching the search, select the "more groups" option.Google Groups Instructions

  5. After the selecting the correct group, choose to "contact owners and managers" either using the button at the top of the page or the link in the center. Google Groups Instructions

  6. Use the message form to send a message to the owner/administrator of the group.Google Groups Instructions




Keywords:Find admin administrator new join add member user gsuite contact determine leader manager   Doc ID:100499
Owner:David K.Group:Google Apps
Created:2020-04-13 10:02 CSTUpdated:2022-08-31 11:24 CST
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