This article provides you with steps to update MX record and email routing via your cPanel Control Panel.

Step 1- Login to cPanel

  • Please see our article on logging into cPanel here

Step 2 - Click on Zone Editor under the Domains section.

Step 3 - Click on Manage next to your relevant domain.


Step 4 - Click on MX

  • The default 1-grid MX records are show below.
  • To change these records you would simply click on the Edit next to the relevant record.


 Email Routing

Step 1 - Once logged in click on Email Routing under the Email section


Step 2 - Set your  Email Routing.

  • If your email routes through 1-grid it must always be set to Local Mail Exchanger.
  • Should your email route through an external provider it must be set to Remote Mail Exchanger.

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