So you created a mailbox.org account and now you would like to change your main e-mail address? No problem at all – our developers have just added a feature that allows designating any existing alias as the account’s main e-mail address. The feature can be found in the account configuration section: After login, click on the cogwheel symbol in the upper right corner of the interface, and then go to “Settings → mailbox.org → E-Mail Aliases”. Once an alias has been created, it can then simply be selected as the account’s main address via the drop-down menu provided.
Keep in mind that logging in to mailbox.org is only possible using the main e-mail address of your account as user name (Aliases will not work).
By the way, any newly designated main e-mail address will be automatically set as sender address when you compose new e-mails. Of course, this setting can also be changed in the account configuration section (“Settings → E-mail”).Keep in mind that logging in to mailbox.org is only possible using the
If you receive the message "Error: Error communicating with the OX API", when trying to change your main e-mail address, please make sure that:
1. the current alias is not set as "default address". If so, please change it.
2. That the current main e-mail address of your account as user name (Aliases will not work).is not set up as "Alternative Sender". If so, please change it.