What happens if I receive an email whilst my droplet is down?

  • Posted on March 13, 2014
  • 212nathAsked by 212nath

Sorry if this is a bit of a stupid question, but I was wondering what would happen if my droplet was powered down and I receive some emails.

Would I simply never see that email?

I am using Roundcube web mail on a zPanel installation on Ubuntu.

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Most mail system will attempt to resend the email. Think the defaults are every 4 hours for up to 5 days. <br> <br>