Create catch-all email address

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Setup a catch-all (wildcard) email address

A catch-all (default) email address in cPanel is an address which will "catch" any mail that is sent to an invalid email address for your domain name. All email (including spam) that is sent to email addresses which do not exist will be sent to this default address.

If spammers target your domain and you forward mail to a default address, that address may receive a large amount of spam.

You may only setup one catch-all email account per domain name.

  1. Search for and click "Default Address"
  2. From the dropdown box, select your domain you want to manage
  3. Choose the radio option "Forward to Email Address" and enter your desired email address
  4. Just click "Change" button to complete sending all unrouted email to it's new home
  5. You now have a catch-all email address. You can generate emails out thin-air.
create catch all email address

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