Have been really looking for a step by step guide with illustration to guide our client how to setup an email account after cpanel updated introduce paper lantern theme , and alot of icon changes been updated.
to avoid confusion, here's the latest step by step guide with latest screen capture
keep Cpanel Login URL , Username and Password handy
To Start Create an Email Account
1) Login to Cpanel , you URL should be yourdomain.com/cpanel or similar. If your domain not yet ready, it will be an IP address like 126.96.36.199/cpanel. Please contact your host to get the right information
After login to Cpanel , locate "Email" Section and Click on Account
You should see below screenshot , and kindly complete the fill required like email address , password (a more complex one) , plus mailbox allow.
3) Once done , you should see the new email address appeared under email account section
to find out your setting for Outlook or similar Email Client for your PC , choose more and "configure email client" . You should see manual settings for your hosting specific settings similar to below
After these are done.
Below Screenshot , are captured base on an x3 theme , older cpanel interface , but the steps created are in orders like above.
You can also visit Video tutorial provided by Cpanel below