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How to create Free e-mail account under your domain in cPanel ?

e-mail account

If you want to create professional e-mail accounts under your own custom domain name like you@youdomain.com or similar that then this topic is for you. I’ll guide you from the scratch about creating custom e-mail address in cPanel hosting. This procedure can be applied with most of the web hosting companies like GoDaddy, HostGator, BlueHost etc because they all based on cPanel.

Login to your cPanel:

To access your features set of your hosting account will need to login to your cPanel which can be usually access with this url yourdomain.com/cpanel or with your shared IP (hostname) 127.258.xx.xx:2083 and if you are using GoogieHost then it can be pull up with https://cloud.googiehost.com:2083

Goto e-mail options:

After you get into your cPanel account locate ” E-mail Accounts” under e-mail section of your control panel, refer this image to get exact idea

cPanel e-mail accounts

 

Creating email accounts:

Now you will get the option to choose name to create your account under hosted domain name, provide required details and click on “Create Account” button to activate your e-mail account.

Create custom e-mail in cPanel

 

Please not that shadow is reserved name by system that means you can not create e-mail accounts like shadow@youdomain.com etc….

Access your Web Mail in cPanel:

Finally now you need to access you Web mail service to send and receive emails on created e-mail account. To access your web mail services To log in webmail, click on More next to the email account in question > Access Webmail:

Access your web mail from cPanel

In order to manage your e-mails you need to choose your favorite web mail application, currently cPanel offers  three integrated options

  1. Hourde
  2. RoundCube
  3. SquirrelMail

choosing Webmail application in cPanel

We got with roundcube, its my personal choice you may any of these, you can set as default any of them as well…

RoundCube Webmail Application

 

Now your e-mail account is ready to send or receive e-mails.

About the author

Rajesh Chauhan

GoogieHost is one of the leading free web hosting provider on the internet over 300000 satisfied clients across the globe. We also offer Affordable SEO Web Hosting and Digital Marketing service to give give wings to your online business. Unlimited FREE HOSTING.

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