How to change password for your cPanel email account

There are two ways to change your cPanel mailbox password. You can do this either by using the Email Account menu or the User Manager menu.

Password change tips:
  • Your password must be at least 8 characters and contain at least 1 uppercase character, 1 lowercase character, and 1 number.
  • Use a combination of 8+ characters for a strong password.
  • Your mailbox password cannot contain spaces or the following characters: \, &, +, '.
  • These characters can be used: [a-zA-Z0-9#!@$%^*()_="?.,/;:<>`{|}~-[]].

  1. Log in to cPanel.

  2. Navigate to the Email Accounts menu.

  3. Find the necessary email address, and click the Manage option.

  4. Navigate to the Security field and enter a new password. Alternatively, you can use the Generate option to create a password.

  5. Click Update Email Settings to save the changes.

  6. Once the changes are saved, you’ll see a confirmation message at the top of the page.


  1. Log in to cPanel.

  2. Navigate to the User Manager menu.

  3. Find the relevant email address and click the Change Password option.

  4. Enter a new password in the Security Information field.

  5. Click Save at the bottom to confirm the changes.


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