Email alias

An email alias is an email address to which one or more destination addresses have been associated, to forward the messages received from the alias. You can associate the email alias up to a maximum of 20 addresses, internal or external to the Qboxmail systems.

The name chosen for the email alias cannot be the same as the one of an existing email account.

Email alias list

The email alias list list contains all the email aliases present in the Qboxmail systems belonging to a given domain with the related detailed information. To view the list of email aliases associated with a domain, click on the domain name in the domain list and select the entry Email alias from the present tabs.

Domains > Domain name > Email alias

Information in the email alias list:

  • Status of the email alias.
  • Address of the email alias.
  • Email alias code.
  • Destination addresses associated to the email alias.
Status Description
updateStatus Updating
enableStatus Enabled
disableStatus Disabled

Add an email alias

To add an email to the email alias list, click on the item Domains in the control panel sidebar and enter in the detail of the domain to which you want to associate the email alias, by clicking the name, selecting the item Email alias from the tabs, clicking button + Email alias and filling in the required fields.

Domains > Domain name > Email alias > + Email alias

  1. Enter the name of the email alias you want to create.
  2. Enter one or more addresses to which to send the messages received from the email alias by clicking on the Add button.

Then associate up to 20 addresses to each alias email.

To complete the procedure and activate the email alias click the Create button.

Edit an email alias

To add or remove a forward address associated to an email alias click the name of the email present in the email alias list you want to modify.

Domains > Domain name > Email alias

Remove an email alias

To delete an email alias in the email alias list click the button Other moreIcon corresponding to the alias you want to remove and select the field Elimina from the menu, confirming the operation by clicking the button Remove inside the modal window.

Domains > Domain name > Email alias > Email alias address > Other moreIcon > Remove

Deleting an email account all settings, messages and data contained in it will be lost.

Deleting an email alias is irreversible.

To delete an alias email, you must have the authorization to perform this operation.

In case you have wrongly deleted an email alias contact our technical support.

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