How to set up HostPapa Basic or Advanced Email

DNS (Domain Name System) is the component of the Internet that converts human-readable domain names (e.g. into computer-readable IP addresses (e.g. DNS uses zone files that reside on your server to map domain names to IP addresses.

To be able to edit records in your DNS zone at the registrar, you will need to point your domain to the registrar’s nameservers. Use the following guide to learn how to configure your domain’s DNS records.

In order to activate HostPapa Basic or Advanced Email, you will need to redirect your MX record to the server you want your email to go to. Follow the steps in our How to update MX records article to do this. If you are unsure of any step in this process, please contact HostPapa Customer Care and we will be happy to assist you.

To change your MX records with a specific host, please click on one of the following articles:

If you need help with your HostPapa account, please open a support ticket from your dashboard.

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