Plesk version: Plesk 7.5.4 for UNIX and later | Plesk 8.1 for Windows and later
API RPC version: 184.108.40.206 and higher
Plesk user: Administrator, customer
The mail operator allows performing operations on mail service and mail accounts on a particular site.
The mail service settings specify whether the Webmail application is turned on for a particular site. These settings also specify the mail service behaviour when an incoming message is addressed to a non-existent user.
Mail user is the less privileged Plesk user. Creating Plesk mail user is equivalent to creating a special mail account on the specified site. This operation is allowed to Administrator and customers.
Mail account presents a collection of settings and lists of various objects. A mail account is created on a certain site and remains associated with this site during its lifetime. All objects created within the mail account (autoresponders, redirects, files, etc.) share the disk space of the site that owns this mail account.
Mail accounts are uniquely identified by name/ID of the parent site and by mail user name.
Mail user settings specify the following:
For more details, refer to the Mail Service Settings and Mail User Account Settings sections.
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