cPanel account normally comes packaged with mail server and the
MX record for the configured
cPanel domain is set to the
cPanel's host. You'll need to change the
MX record in your
cPanel hosting to use third-party email provider such as
Gmail or your own self-hosted solution for your configured domain.
You can configure
MX records for your third-party mail server from
Make sure nameserver option for your domain is already set to your
Domainssection and click on
+ MX Recordbutton for the domain that you want to configure.
Priority is an integer value where mail server with lower priority value will be preferred over the one with higher priority value if you have multiple
Add an MX Recordbutton to add the
MXentry to the name server.
MXrecord if you have multiple mail server.
MXto filter the zone records to only
Deletebutton for the pre-existing entry or the
MXrecord that are not in use.
Continueto confirm deletion of the
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