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How to create an E-mail Forwarder (Alias)

Overview

Forwarders allow you to forward e-mail to a different e-mail address, or more than one person



Access the Email Manager Forwarding Page

  1. Login to your HostMonster account.
  2. Under the hosting section click the email link.
  3. Click the forwarding link.

Email Account Forwarders

Email Account forwarders will forward all email email from one email account to another.

  1. Click the add email button.
  2. Enter the address you would like to be forwarded.
  3. Choose the destination for the forwarded email.
  4. Click submit.

Email Domain Forwarders

Domain Forwarders will forward all emails from one domain name to another.

  1. Click the add domain button.
  2. Enter the domain you would like to be forwarded.
  3. Enter the destination for the forwarded email.
  4. Click submit.

NOTE: Domain forwarders only forward email when the system cannot deliver it to an address or autoresponder. For example, if a user sends an email to the john@example1.com address, the following actions might take place:If a john@example1.com address or autoresponder exists, cPanel will not forward the email. If a john@example1.com address or autoresponder does not exist, cPanel will forward the email.

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