How to create a default address on cPanel?

A default address is a catch-all email address that collects all emails from senders that may have misspelled or may have entered an invalid email account associated with your domain name.

Step 1: Login to cPanel.

cpanel login page

Step 2: Click on Default Address under the Email panel.

cpanel email with default address

Step 3:  You can either delete the message by choosing “Discard the email…” button or forward it to another email address. If you choose Discard, you can set an auto-responder message.

cpanel default address option 1

Step 4: However, if Forward to Email Address is selected, please indicate where the email will be forwarded. There are also Advanced options that you can use.

cpanel default address option 2

Step 5: Click Change button to save the changes.



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