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Email question from complete beginner..

  • Posted December 24, 2015
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Hello all, Before I begin, let me tell you that Im a complete beginner with linux server side stuff… I was curious about how it all works, so I got space here so I can play and maybe learn a bit.

Now, I followed all the “initial setup instructions”, and the “additional recommended steps” for centos 7, have the server running with a test index file, have the DNS pointed here, etc. etc. I use zohomail, I have the MX records pointed to their servers… I have not done any type of mail configuration on the server, what do I need in order for emails that come to mysite@mysite.com get relayed through the MX record to Zoho mail…?

I am running centos 7 with Lamp…

Thank you very much for any information or links to reading material you can help with… So far this is quite confusing, but fun!!! Fidel

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So it seems like it works anyways… Just sorted some mistakes, received emails forwarded through the site… Is there no email/smtp settings that need to happen on the server.? Thanks


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dns in case that has something to do with it…

A: @ / IP ADDRESS CNAME: www / address.com. MX: 10 / mx.zoho.com. MX: 20 / mx2.zoho.com NS: ns1.digitalocean.com.

Thanks