Set Up an Email Address in cPanel
Posted by KB Editor on 19 April 2017 07:39 AM
By default, email is not configured for new accounts on our servers. You can create email addresses for each account you wish to use, however.
Creating an Email Address
To create your very own email address:
Now, when you login to Webmail or configure an email client such as Outlook, Thunderbird, or Apple Mail.app, you'll use the full email address (firstname.lastname@example.org, or whatever you chose for your email address) for the username and the password you just created.
Using the Default Address/Main Account
Enabling this is not recommended. To enable a default address or main account:
This enables all email addressed to an address other than the one created above to be delivered to your cPanel main account.
In the Mail section of cPanel click Forwarders. Here you can add an email forwarder or a website forwarder.