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05/03/2024 • Support

Change your email account password in cPanel

A simple guide to changing your email account password in cPanel.

  1. Access cPanel Webmail:
    • Open a web browser and navigate to the login page for your cPanel webmail. This is typically located at https://webmail.yourdomain.com.
    • Enter your email address and current password to log in.
  2. Navigate to Email Accounts:
    • Once logged in, you will be in the cPanel webmail interface. Look for an option labeled “Email Accounts” or similar. Click on it to proceed.
  3. Locate Your Email Account:
    • In the “Email Accounts” section, you’ll see a list of email accounts associated with your domain. Locate the email account for which you want to change the password.
  4. Change Password:
    • Next to the email account you want to change the password for, you’ll find an option labeled “Password & Authentication” or similar. Click on it.
  5. Enter New Password:
    • In the password settings section, you’ll find a field labeled “New Password” or similar. Enter your desired new password in this field.
    • You may need to adhere to specific password requirements, such as minimum length or including special characters. Make sure to meet these requirements to ensure the security of your account.
  6. Confirm New Password:
    • Below the “New Password” field, you’ll typically find a confirmation field labeled “Confirm New Password” or similar. Re-enter the new password exactly as you did in the previous step.
  7. Save Changes:
    • Once you’ve entered the new password and confirmed it, look for a button labeled “Change Password”, “Save”, or similar. Click on it to apply the changes.
  8. Confirmation:
    • After saving the changes, you should receive a confirmation message indicating that the password has been successfully changed.
    • You can now log out of cPanel webmail.
  9. Test Access:
    • To ensure that the new password works correctly, try logging in to your email account using the new password.

That’s it! You’ve successfully changed your email account password in cPanel webmail. Make sure to keep your new password secure and avoid sharing it with unauthorized individuals. If you encounter any issues during the process, you can refer to cPanel’s documentation or contact your web hosting provider for assistance.