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Discussion in 'E-mail Discussion' started by Egoista, Sep 4, 2014.

  1. Egoista

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    Hello,

    I'm having trouble locating the database for email accounts made using cPanel, I want my users (staff) to use that email login information to log into the email panel on the website. How can I make this possible? I have looked at my databases through phpMyAdmin and found only my wordpress database and the information schematics. Does cPanel use something else?

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. cPanelMichael

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    cPanel does not store login details for email accounts in a database. You can review the following document for information about where email data is stored:

    Manual Migrations

    Thank you.
     
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    Could I use those files to authenticate (log in) a user into my site?
     
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    The passwords are encrypted so you will not be able to see them in plaintext. You could direct them to a webmail client included with cPanel if the purpose is to give them access to a web-based email client.

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