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How to Create and Manage Email Accounts for Hostinger Email
How to Create and Manage Email Accounts for Hostinger Email

Create an email account and manage already created accounts using Hostinger Email

Updated over a week ago

You can easily create and manage Hostinger email accounts from the Emails section of hPanel:

  • If it's the first time you'll be creating email accounts for a domain or subdomain on the Hostinger Free email included with your hosting plan, click on Setup next to Set up free email service:

  • For domains or subdomains that already have email accounts, open and click on Manage next to the domain or subdomain:

    The Emails section of hPanel showing how to access the Email Management area

How to Create an Email Account

​In order to add a new mailbox, click on Create email account:

The button to create a new Hostinger email account

Insert the email name, create a password that meets the requirements, and click on Create:

The email creation page showing to enter an email name and a strong password

Make sure that the email name meets the following requirements:

  • It can be 1-50 characters long and contain letters (a-z), numbers (0-9), and periods (.)

  • It cannot contain the following special characters: ampersand (&), equals sign (=), underscore (_), apostrophe ('), dash (-), plus sign (+), comma (,), brackets (<,>), or more than one period in a row (..)

  • Names can begin or end with non-alphanumeric characters except periods (.)

After clicking on Create, you will be provided useful information on how to use your email account on your email client or device. When all is good to go, click on Complete to go back to the Email page or Create another account to add more mailboxes.

How to Manage Email Accounts

The Manage Email Accounts section provides you with the information about your email account name, status, disk usage, a quick jump to webmail, and the Options ( ⋮ ) button:

The Manage Email Accounts  area showing how to access the account options

There, you will find the following options:

The available email account managemente options

Email account deletion is reversible only within the first 7 days by following this procedure: How to Restore a Deleted Hostinger Email Account

After that time, all the email account information is permanently deleted 💡

If you add an email alias or forwarder to your account, it will be displayed right below the account name:

The Manage Email Accounts area showing an account with an active forwarder

That’s it; now you know how to create and manage your Hostinger Email accounts! You can also check this comprehensive video guide:

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