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I have a dedicated linux server. I am using WHM cpanel for linux server.I want to create a email account using this cpanel. I am not getting how I can create a email account.The cpanel says that mail Lists 0/0. I have attached the images of cpanel.I am newer with linux server. Please somebody help me.

Thanks In advance.


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Create a normal hosting account. Login to that hosting account. Now, create an e-mail account. You don't want mailing lists, that's something else. – Tim Post Mar 30 '10 at 12:10
I have tried to create mail account using cpanel. The cpanel shows following error "Sorry, you have exceeded the maximum allowed email account." – prakash.panjwani Mar 30 '10 at 12:31
This question should be on, not here. – Guildencrantz Mar 30 '10 at 14:59
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about working with a service provider's management interface, such as cPanel. – HopelessN00b Jan 13 at 21:32

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Ok, it sounds like you're actually following the right steps to add an email account however you created the domain with a limit of 0 email accounts. To check this do the following:

  1. Log into WHM
  2. Go to Main >> Account Functions >> Modify an Account
  3. Select the domain account in question and click 'Modify'
  4. Set the 'Max Email Accounts:' to a reasonable number
  5. Click Save

You should now be able to go back and add the email account.

Thank ,It has helped me. – prakash.panjwani Apr 16 '10 at 8:02

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