- Select the domain for which you wish to set a default address.
Select one of the following options:
- Discard the email while your server processes it by SMTP time with an error message — Select this option to send an error message to the sender. Enter an error message in the Failure Message (seen by sender) text box.
Forward to Email Address — Select this option to forward mail to another address. Enter the email address or your cPanel account's username in the Forward to Email Address text box.
- Click Advanced Options to view the following additional options:
- Forward to your system account — Select this option to forward mail to the system account.
Pipe to a Program — Select this option to forward messages to a program at the path that you define in the available text box.
For more information, read the Pipe to a Program section of our How to Configure Mail Filters documentation.
Discard (Not Recommended) — Select this option to delete incoming messages without a failure notice.
We do not recommend this option, because the sender will not know that the delivery failed.
- Click Change.