How to use WebMail in Direct Admin
Click the Webmail icon here
This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin
Now let’s learn how to use WebMail for accessing email from within Direct Admin
Login to Webmail using your complete POP email address, and it’s password
This is the main screen of SquirrelMail, and it shows the contents of the main inbox
Click the Options link
Click the Folders link
On this page there are several options for configuring the way your webmail displays for you
Although we won’t do it now, feel free to alter any of these options:
Let’s create a new folder…. enter the new folder name here
Then click Create
From this page you can create or delete folders and sub-folders, which is a convenient way to help organize your email messages
To see our new folder in the folder’s list, click refresh folder list
Click the Addresses link
There’s the new folder we just created!
You can create as many folders and sub-folders as you like….. whatever makes it easier for you to organize all your emails
SquirrelMail comes with a Personal Address Book which you can use to store commonly used email addresses
Let’s go ahead and add an email address to the address book
When finished, click the Add address button
Let’s delete an address from the address book…..
The new address has been added to the address book, and can be seen here
Now let’s send an email… click Compose
To choose an address from our address book, click the Addresses button here
Let’s select this address to send a message To
Now fill in the rest of the details
The email address is automatically inserted into the To field
Click the Send button
Click the INBOX.Sent link to see the message we just sent
The message has been sent!
Now go back to the INBOX
There it is!
Let’s delete this message
Now let’s move this message to the Temp Folder we created earlier
Let’s go see if it’s there…. click Temp Folder
The message has been moved to the Temp Folder
When finished with webmail, you should always click the Sign Out link
There it is!
This is the end of the tutorial. You should now have an understanding of how to use Webmail from within Direct Admin