How to add an MX entry in cPanel

NOTE:Setting a custom MX entry is useful if you want your email handled by another server, or if you want to setup a backup email server. Locate and select the DNS Zone Editor icon in the Domains Panel. Click the + MX Record button. Enter a priority number for the new MX record. NOTE: The lower priority numbers will be tried first, followed by higher numbers. Enter the new MX entry. NOTE: If pointing to an external server you will need to obtain the MX information from the email service provider. Click Add New Record.

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