Knowledgebase: cPanel
cPanel Email Filter

Email filters use the criteria that you specify to determine how to handle email messages. The following cPanel interfaces allow you to configure email filters:-

  1. The Global Email Filters interface
    • Login to cPanel --> Email --> Global Email Filters
    • Global email filters used for all email addresses
  2. The Email Filters interface
    • Login to cPanel --> Email --> Email Filters
    • This is user level filters for specific email addresses

Create filter

To create a new filter, perform the following steps:-

  1. In the Email section of your cPanel, click Global Filters or Email Filters
  2. Click create New Filter
  3. Enter a name for the filter in the Filter Name text box
  4. Configure your filter rule and actions

Edit filter

To edit an existing filter, perform the following steps:-

  1. Click Edit next to appropriate filter name
  2. Make the desired changes to the filter
  3. Click Save

Delete filter

To delete a filter, perform the following steps:-

  1. Click Delete the desired filter
  2. Click Delete Filter to confirm

Filter Test

To test a filter, perform the following steps:-

  1. In the Filters by Users table, click Manage Filters next to the desired email account
  2. Enter a test email massage in the Filter Test box (Please insert the characters or words you set up for your filter)
  3. Click Test Filter