Bluehost Web Hosting Help
Email Accounts - Add, Delete and Manage
This article will show you how to Add, Delete and Manage your Bluehost email accounts.
- Create a new email account
- View current email accounts
- Delete email accounts
- Change quota of an email account
- Change the password of an email account
Log into your Bluehost cPanel
Open the Email Accounts tool, located in the Mail section of the cPanel.>/li>
In the "Email:" text box type the User you would like to create an email address for.
In the "Password:" text box type the Password you would like this User to have.
The "Password Strength:" meter will tell if the password you have entered is strong enough. We highly recommend you use a strong password. For more information on this subject? Please see our Knowledgebase article on (Password Strength)
In the "Password (Again):" text box type the Same Password you used above to confirm that they are the same. If the passwords do not match please carefully retype the password into both boxes again.
The "Mailbox quota (optional):" text box is used to specify the amount of your overall hosting storage that will be allocated for that specific email account. The default that should be listed is 250 MB. You can increase or decrease this number as you desire.
Once the User, Password, and Quota are all accurate; simply click the "Create Account" button.
Click "Delete" to the right of the email account.
Click the "Delete" button to confirm that you would like to delete this email account.
Click "Change Quota" to the right of the email account.
Enter the new quota for the email account.
Click the "Change Quota" button to confim the new quota.
Click "Change Password" to the right of the email account.
Enter the new Password for the email account.
Click the "Change Password" button to change the password for the email account.
Recommended Help Content
Email Setup with Outlook Express
Configuring your email client: Outlook Express. (updated 634 days ago)
How to subscribe to IMAP folders in different email clients
All of my email folders are missing. How can I get them to show up? (updated 1670 days ago)
Email Accounts - Change the Mailbox (Size) Quota
Where do I Change my Mailbox (Size) Quota? How do I Increase or Decrease Mailbox (Storage) Quota? (updated 657 days ago)
Related Help Content
Using Apple's Mail Application
How to setup an email account using Apple's Mail Application. (updated 894 days ago)
POP vs. IMAP
There are many third-party E-mail programs that can be used to connect to your E-mail accounts from remote computers. The most common E-mail programs, called Clients, are Outlook, Mac Mail, and Mozil (updated 304 days ago)
Email Setup with Outlook 2003
Configuring your email client: Outlook 2003 (updated 663 days ago)
How to Delete Email Accounts
Where in the cPanel do I delete email accounts, and how can I do this? (updated 873 days ago)
Email Setup with Outlook 2000
How do I configure email accounts in Outlook 2000? (updated 2097 days ago)
Saving Sent Mail to IMAP server
I want to save my sent email using Outlook or Outlook Express to the server. (updated 2099 days ago)
Email not sending from Client or Webmail
Trying to send out emails from multiple email accounts fail from both webmail and third party email clients. Possible Reasons: The maximum emails per hour has been exceeded. This can be caused by forw (updated 68 days ago)
How to Setup Your Email Application
How to create and access your email accounts (updated 90 days ago)