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How can I use an existing email account on my site?

To maintain an existing email account elsewhere, you need to setup your domain so that DevHub hosts just the website portion of your domain. This is done via an A-Record. Instructions for how to host your site using A-Records can be found on Step #1 here: http://support.devhub.com/hc/en-us/articles/202766916-How-do-I-point-my-Domain-to-DevHub-using-A-Records

Once your site is hosted via A-Records, you will then need to ensure that the MX Records (Mail records) are set on your domain. If you have an email account through your Domain Registrar (i.e. GoDaddy), then most likely these settings are already in place and your email should work.

If not, you will need to add to your domain the MX Records (and possibly an A-Record) provided by your email provider.

i.e.
newdomain.com. MX 10 mail.newdomain.com

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    Nivetha Padmanaban

    Can you please tell me where to add MX records for my domain? I do not find any such settings under "Site Settings". 

    Thanks

    Nivetha.

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    Lilin

    Yes, the same question, please........

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    Charlie Green

    The same question as the link above doesn't work!!

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    DevHub Support

    Hi Charlie, the link above has been updated

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    i tried loging my account but unfortunately it keeps giving error text:

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