How To Create Email Forwarders?

This email feature lets you configure an email account to forward incoming emails to another address.

To create an email account:

  1. Navigate to the Email section, then click Forwarders.cPanel - Email Accounts - Forwarders
  2. On the Forwarders page, click the Add Forwarder button.Email Accounts - Add Forwarder
  3. On the next page, fill out the Address to the Forwarding text box. This is the username to which you want to forward the incoming email.Email Forwarders - Enter Details
  4. Select the domain of your email account.
  5. Select any of the following Destination options.
    • Forward to email address: This option forwards incoming emails to another address. Provide the forwarding address in the text box.
    • Discard and send an error to the sender (at SMTP time): This option discards incoming emails and automatically sends a failure message to the sender. You may enter your preferred failure message in the Failure Message text box.
  6. You can click Advanced Options to configure additional options.Email Forwarder - Advanced Options
    • Forward to a system account: This option forwards an incoming email to a system user. Please note that system accounts do not have a public-facing email address.
    • Pipe to a Program: This option automatically forwards an incoming email to a program through a path provided in the text box.
    • Discard (Not Recommended): This option discards incoming emails without sending a failure message to the sender.
  7. Once done, click the Add Forwarder button.

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