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How to point the mail server for my domain to a different one. (or) How to change or edit the MX Entry

Changing MX Entries

MX Entry is used to point the mail server of the domain name. A domain can have its web server(hosting space) and mail server as different servers. This can be done by change the MX Entry to point to a different domain.

Step 1: Login to your cPanel account.

Step 2: Click the word Mail on your cPanel interface.

Step 3: Click on Modify Mail Exchanger (MX Entry). There you can see the current MX entries listed.

Step 4: Now click on Change an MX Entry to modify the entries.

Step 5: From the Drop down menu, select the domain you wish to change the entry.

Step 6: Enter the new destination in the blank field and then click change.
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