Email filtering

This tutorial covers the following topics:

User level filtering

E-mail filtering allows you to select messages that contain certain strings of text or other symbols, and either discard them or send them to another e-mail box of your choice. To access the user level filtering menu, click on the User-Level Filtering icon on the main screen of your cPanel interface.


Click on Manage Filters next to the account for which you wish to add filters.


To add a filter, click on Create a New Filter.


In the Filter Name field type in a unique name for the filter. From the Rules section you should choose the rules a mail should match in order to be filtered.

Email filtering

From the Actions drop-down menu you should choose what action should be performed when a mail matches a rule in the filter.

Email filtering

To enable the filter, click on Create.