cPanel Email Account Management
You can create and manage email accounts of your domain through this interface. You can Create email address, configure your mail client, change your passwords and access your webmail directly.
Create an Email Address
To create an email address for your domain, follow these steps −
Step 1 − Click on Email Accounts link found in your Emails section of the cPanel Home.
Step 2 − In Email Accounts, you will find Add Email Account on the Top.
Step 3 − Add Email name you want to create as it will be the text that comes before @.
Step 4 − Choose a strong password and supply Mailbox Quota. It defines how much disk space this account can use. You can provide specific amount of space in MB or you can provide an unlimited quota for this.
Step 5 − Click on Create Account to create an Email address associated with your domain.
Manage Email Accounts
You can manage your email accounts through this interface, you can change your passwords, change quota amount or delete the email account.
To manage your email accounts, click Manage
To change your email accounts password, click Change Password link corresponding to your email address.
Enter New Passwords, and save changes by pressing Change Password button.
To change your email quota, click on link Change Quota corresponding to your email address that you want to manage.
Enter limited quota in Megabytes or select unlimited option. Press Change Quota Button so save the changes.
Configure Mail Client
To send and receive emails with your domain from any desktop or mobile email client, e.g., Microsoft Outlook or iOS of iPhone etc. cPanel provides you preconfigured setting for these applications. You just need to download the settings and run it, then it will automatically configure the email client. You may need to enter your email account password. You can also manually configure the email clients for sending and receiving emails for your email client.
To download Auto Configuration Scripts or See the manual settings, click on Manage corresponding to your email account. Then click Connect Devices, to redirect to auto configuration scripts.
Once the interface is opened, you will see Auto Configuration Scripts.
Also, it will show you the Manual settings you can use on your email client.
Note − There are four types of settings – IMAP and POP3, both over SSL/TLS and Non-SSL too. Using SSL sends your messages with encryption providing extra layer of security, but Non SSL does not. It is recommended that you use settings with SSL. From IMAP or POP3, you can choose anyone you want. Both will work perfectly.
Delete an Email Account
To delete an email account, just click on Manage.
Then scroll down to the bottom part of the account, then you will see the delete email account.