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Enable only POP3 or IMAP and aging function?

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussion' started by proussel, Apr 28, 2009.

  1. proussel

    proussel Registered

    Apr 28, 2009
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    Hello everybody!

    I am new to cpanel and I have 2 questions:
    -Is it possible to enable only one protocole for some users? (like user1 only have pop3, user2 only have IMAP and user3 have both?)

    -I understand the "aging" function (remove a mail automatically x days after the first download) was removed, but it there a way to reproduce a similar function? I can check all the mail in may MailDir with a script but I would like to remove only the POP3 mails, not the IMAP...

    I would greatly appreciate any help on these topics

    Thank you very much and regards
  2. cPanelDavidG

    cPanelDavidG Technical Product Specialist

    Nov 29, 2006
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    All email users have access to IMAP, POP3 and Webmail. Disabling access to specific protocols for specific email or cPanel accounts is not natively supported by cPanel/WHM at this time.

    Email aging (automatically deleting a message after a period of time after a user read it) is no longer supported. With today's larger email quotas, this functionality shouldn't be as necessary. However, I would recommend you instruct your users to manually delete messages they no longer need rather than waiting for the server to automatically do that for them.

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