How to use Webmail from within cPanel

This demo assumes you've already logged in to cPanel

Now let's learn how to use Webmail

You can actually login to webmail without first logging in to cPanel.  To do that, simply type the following into your browser: where is to be replaced with your actual domain name

In this tutorial though, we'll access webmail from within cPanel

1) Click Read Webmail

In this tutorial, we'll show you how to use the SquirrelMail webmail application

2) Click Read Mail Using SquirrelMail

This is the main screen of SquirrelMail, and it shows the contents of the main inbox

3) Click the Folders link

4) Let's create a folder, enter the new folder name here

You can create folders and sub-folders in webmail, where you can organize and store email messages

5) Click Create

If we already had folders created, we could choose to put our new folder inside one of them... thus making it a sub-folder

To see our new folder in the folders list, click refresh folder list

Here's our new folder

You can create as many folders and sub-folders as you like.... whatever suits your organizing needs

Let's go ahead and add an email address to the address book

SquirrelMail comes with a Personal Address Book which you can use to store commonly used email addresses

6) Click Addresses

(optional) You can put additional information here if you like

7) Click Add address

The new address has been added to the address book, and can be seen here

8) Now let's go through sending an email, Click Compose

9) We can enter the nickname of our new Address Book entry here

10) Now let's fill in the rest of the details

11) Click Send

The message has been sent!

12) When finished with webmail, you should always click the Sign Out link

This is the end of the tutorial.  You now know how to use Webmail, and specifically, SquirrelMail.  Remember that you do not have to login to cPanel to access your Webmail