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change mail server

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussions' started by irTech, Sep 9, 2014.

  1. irTech

    irTech Member

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    Hello
    we have a website that we want to change its mail server
    we want that send/receive mails from another server
    please help me how can i do this?
     
  2. server9host

    server9host Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    Please let me know you want to change mail server for single domain or for all domain which hosted on your server.
     
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    24x7server Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    To use external mail server for any domain you will have to change the MX record of that domain in the DNS zone file.

    Edit MX Entry
     
  4. irTech

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    i want to change these setting for one account
     
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    Hello,


    You need to change MX record for your domain from DNS zone. You need to follw below steps to for that :

    login WHM => DNS zone => Edit dns zone => select domain name and change MX record IP to new server
     
  6. irTech

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    how about Email Routing
    should i set it on Remote Mail Exchanger?
     
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    Hello,

    Yes, you need to set remote mail Exchanger
     
  8. cPanelMichael

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    Hello :)

    Just to note, the updated document is available at:

    Edit MX Entry

    Please refrain from using docs.cpanel.net as it's no longer updated and will be disabled soon.

    Thank you.
     
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