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How to migrate email accounts to your web hosting (from an old host)

At, we understand the importance of seamlessly transitioning your email accounts when switching web hosts. Our user-friendly cPanel makes it easy to migrate your email accounts to your new web hosting plan. Follow these steps to ensure a smooth migration process:

Prepare Your Email Data
• Gather the necessary information for your existing email accounts, including:
• Email addresses
• Passwords
• Email client settings (if applicable)

Access Your cPanel
• Log in to your web hosting account
• Navigate to the cPanel dashboard
• Locate the "Email Accounts" section

Create New Email Accounts
• Click on the "Email Accounts" icon
• Select "Create" to set up new email accounts
• Enter the desired email address and password
• Repeat this step for each email account you want to migrate

Import Email Data
• Once your new email accounts are created, you can import your existing email data using one of the following methods:
a. Email Client Import
• Configure your email client (e.g., Outlook, Thunderbird) with the new email account settings
• Import your email data from the old account to the new one within your email client
b. cPanel Import
• In the "Email Accounts" section of your cPanel, click on the desired email account
• Select the "Import Email" option
• Follow the prompts to import your email data from the old account
Update Your Email Settings
• After migrating your email data, update any services or applications that use your old email account with the new email settings.
By following these steps, you can seamlessly migrate your email accounts to your new web hosting plan, ensuring uninterrupted email communication and access to your valuable email data.

Updated on: 19/04/2024

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