How to Configure BoxTrapper Settings

After enabling BoxTrapper you may want to configure your BoxTrapper settings. This includes adding forwarding addresses, enabling automatic whitelisting, and setting how long to keep logs and messages in queue among other settings. This ensures you are getting the most out of your Boxtrapper tool and valid emails are not being blocked.

Configure BoxTrapper

  1. Log into your cPanel.
  2. Click the BoxTrapper link in the Email section.
  3. You will see all of your email accounts listed. Click the Manage button next to the address you want to configure.
  4. Click the Configure Settings link on the BoxTrappper configuration page.
  5. In the “Email addresses for this account” section enter any addresses that forward to this address. Separate them with a comma.
  6. Enter your name in the “Your Name” section.
  7. Next enter “The number of days that you wish to keep logs and messages in the queue.” The default setting is 15 days.
  8. Set the “Minimum Apache SpamAssassin Spam Score required to bypass BoxTrapper.”
  9. Check the box if you want to “Enable Automatic Whitelisting.”
  10. Select if you want to “Automatically whitelist the To and From lines from whitelisted senders (whitelist by association).”
  11. Click the Save button.

    You are finished when you see a message stating “The system successfully configured BoxTrapper for the account… Your changes have been saved.

Congratulations, now you know how to configure your BoxTrapper settings in cPanel!

John-Paul Briones Content Writer II

John-Paul is an Electronics Engineer that spent most of his career in IT. He has been a Technical Writer for InMotion since 2013.

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