How to Remove an Email Forwarder Using cPanel

Email forwarders are a convenient way to receive emails from multiple email accounts, by forwarding them to one email account. There may be times, however, that you need to remove an email forwarder. In this guide, we will explain the steps for how to remove an email forwarder through cPanel.

Delete Email Forwarder

  1. cPanel login screen displayed with username and password fields and Login button highlighted.

    Log into cPanel.

  2. cPanel search bar contains the term 'forward' and is highlighted.

    Type “forward” in the cPanel search bar.

  3. cPanel Email section displaying Forwarders icon highlighted.

    Click on the Forwarders icon.

  4. Email Account Forwarders List displayed with Delete link highlighted.

    Under the Email Account Forwarders heading, click on the Delete link from the Actions column, next to the email forwarder you would like to remove.

  5. cPanel Email Forwarding Maintenance confirmation page displayed with Delete Forwarder button highlighted.

    cPanel will then take you to the Email Forwarding Maintenance page. Confirm the email forwarder to be deleted and then click the Delete Forwarder button.

  6. Once the email forwarder is successfully removed, you will be redirected to a cPanel page displaying a message similar to the following example:

    Delete email forwarder successful message displayed.

Congratulations! You now know how to delete an email forwarder from 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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