How to access and use Horde webmail

This article discusses how to use the Horde webmail application. Webmail applications enable you to check e-mail accounts by using your web browser.

For more information about webmail, please see this article.

On November 1, 2022, cPanel is removing Horde webmail. As an alternative, you can use:

Accessing and using Horde webmail

To access and use the Horde webmail application, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to cPanel.
    If you do not know how to log in to your cPanel account, please see this article.
  2. Open the Email Accounts tool:
    • If you are using the Jupiter theme, on the Tools page, in the Email section, click Email Accounts:

      cPanel - Email - Email Accounts icon

    • If you are using the Paper Lantern theme, in the EMAIL section of the cPanel home page, click Email Accounts:

      cPanel - Email - Email Accounts icon

  3. Under Email Accounts, locate the e-mail account that you want to access, and then click Check Email.

    Alternatively, you can use the URL, where is your domain name, to access webmail. Then you do not have to log in to cPanel first, but can instead go straight to the webmail login page.
  4. If this is the first time you are accessing webmail for the account, select Horde, and then click Open. The Horde webmail interface appears:

    Webmail - Horde user interface

    • Use the left sidebar to do mail management tasks, such as composing, reading, and sorting messages.
    • Use the top menu bar to access other features, such as the calendar, address book, tasks, and notes.
    For more information about Horde email, please visit
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