Overview of the email section in cPanel
Posted by Innerplanet Management on 10 October 2014 05:05 AM
Login to your cPanel then scroll down to >> Email >> Accounts)
This set of features allows you to add and manage email accounts that are associated with your domain.
Add an email address
To add a new email address:
Email addresses that already exist are displayed in a table. The information displayed in this table allows you to:
Change the password
To change the password:
The quota limit for an address defines the amount of mail (in Megabytes) that can be stored to its mailbox. When your mailbox exceeds this limit, any incoming mail will be returned to the sender with a message which states that the recipient’s mailbox is full. T
It is important to keep track of quota usage, as a full quota will not allow you to receive mail.
To change a mail quota:
To delete an email address:
This feature automatically configures your email client to access your cPanel email address(es). An email client allows you to access your email account from an application on your computer. Outlook® Express and Apple® Mail are examples of email clients.
To access this feature, click the More button that corresponds to the appropriate email account.
To configure your mail client:
When completed properly, your email client should open automatically and log into your email account(s).
This feature allows you to access an email account with a web browser. To access this feature:
Your default email address is listed under the Default Email Account heading. This special email account is set up when Innerplanet creates your cPanel account. The account's username and password are the same as your cPanel account name and password. (Please see your welcome email)
This address may serve as a "catch-all" for all mail sent to invalid usernames in your domain. As such, it may receive a large amount of spam.
You can check and delete the mail that this account receives. To do this via webmail, click Access Webmail and select your desired webmail application.
You can also use this account to send mail. To do this via webmail, click Access Webmail and select your desired webmail application.
The actual address of the account is
This address is also the default From and Reply-to address of outgoing messages sent by your account's PHP scripts.