Mailboxes

A mailbox is where emails are delivered to or sent from. Mailboxes can be added to an Email Domain inside the Email module of the SiteHost Control Panel.

How to Add a Mailbox

  1. When you are logged into the Control Panel click Email in the left menu.
  2. Click the Add domain button found in the top right of the page.
  3. Fill in the name of the account.
  4. Specify the email address. If you are adding an email address for joe@example.co.nz you don't need to type the whole email address, just type "joe" - ie. the part before @example.co.nz.
  5. Enter the password.
  6. Enter the mailbox quota for this user (optional).
  7. Click the Add Mailbox button to create the Mailbox for this user.

You will be able to add the connection details provided by the manage mailbox page to set up your mail client to connect to your new mailbox or use our webmail portal at webmail.sitehost.co.nz.

Updating Your Mailbox Settings

  1. Navigate to the Email module.
  2. Select the domain the mailbox belongs to.
  3. Select the mailbox you want to update the details for.
  4. Update the desired fields with their new values.
  5. Click Save Changes.

How to Change Password for a Mailbox

  1. Navigate to the Email module.
  2. Select the domain the mailbox belongs to.
  3. Select the mailbox you wish to change the password for.
  4. Select the Password navigation tab.
  5. Enter your new password in to the form.
  6. Click Change Password.

How to Delete a Mailbox

  1. Navigate to the Email module.
  2. Select the domain the mailbox belongs to.
  3. Select the mailbox you want to delete.
  4. Click the Delete Mailbox button in the top right button group.