Knowledgebase: All about cPanel
E-mail Accounts
Posted by Roy Petersen on Feb-15-2007 12:16 PM

You can set up as many POP (Post Office Protocol) e-mail accounts as you require, up to your maximum limit. Each one of these is in the standard e-mail formation of As with your default e-mail address, you can access these accounts through web mail or through your own offline e-mail application.

To add an e-mail account:

  1. Find the "Email Accounts" link in the main Cpanel window after logging in.

  2. Click on that link, which will bring you to a new page with a form to fill out.

  3. Enter the first part of the e-mail address and the password for the account in E-mail and Password fields.

  4. Enter the maximum size limit of this mailbox in the Quota field, if required. The size limit is in megabytes. Not entering a number means that the mailbox size is only limited by the available disk space.

  5. Click on the Create Account button.

  6. Your new account has been added. Refer to if you want to use Outlook Express to read e-mail received by the new account.