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In today’s digitally driven world, having a professional email address is vital for any business or website owner. By utilizing Directadmin, an easy-to-use web hosting control panel, you can effortlessly set up a custom email address using your domain name. In this blog post, we will guide you through the process of creating a custom email address in Directadmin, allowing you to leave a lasting professional impression in your communication.

Step 1: Log in to your Directadmin Account
To begin, access your Directadmin control panel by visiting the designated URL provided by your web hosting provider. Enter your login credentials, including your username and password, to gain access to the control panel.

Step 2: Navigate to ‘Email Accounts’ Section
Once logged in, locate and click on the ‘Email Accounts’ or ‘Email Management’ section, depending on your Directadmin version. This section manages all your email-related activities, including creating and managing email accounts.

Step 3: Select Domain and Create an Email Account
From the email management section, select the domain for which you want to create a custom email address. Next, click on the option to create an email account. Enter a username for your email address and choose a strong password. Optionally, you can set the mailbox size limit based on your requirements.

Step 4: Configure Additional Settings (Optional)
Directadmin offers additional settings to enhance your email experience. You may configure email forwarding, allowing incoming messages to be forwarded to another email address. You can also set up automatic responses (also known as ‘out of office’ messages) for when you are away. Explore these options and adjust them according to your preferences.

Step 5: Accessing Your Custom Email Account
Now that your custom email account is set up, it’s time to access it. Directadmin provides various methods to access your email, such as using webmail clients like Roundcube, SquirredMail, or Horde. Alternatively, you can configure your preferred email client, such as Microsoft Outlook or Mozilla Thunderbird, to access your newly created email account.


By following this step-by-step guide, you have successfully set up a custom email address with your domain using Directadmin. With your personalized email account in place, you can now establish a more professional image, build trust, and enhance your digital communication with clients, customers, and other stakeholders. Whether you opt to access your emails via webmail or through a dedicated email client, Directadmin simplifies the process, ensuring your emails are secure and conveniently accessible. If you have any further questions or need assistance, the knowledgeable support team at Greenhost.cloud is always ready to help.