Setup E-mail with your Domain using Zoho Mail

Let’s go through to setup of Email with Domain Name

Head over to the ZOHO’s website and signup for the Free Account Option towards the bottom of the page.

Zoho Sign Up Page

Fill in all information, starting with the domain name that you own.  Once you’re finished, click Signup.

CHOOSE DOMAIN PROVIDER

If all else fails, choose Other…

By choosing the provider it will give you specific instructions on how to perform those actions for that particular provider.  If you provider is not on the list, just select “Others”

COPY CNAME RECORD

Copy the CNAME Record Name

Copy the CNAME Record Value

ENTER CNAME WITH DOMAIN HOST

Head over to your Domain Host’s Website, in our case – CloudFlare.

Go into the DNS Settings and add a new CNAME Record with the Name of CNAME that you copied.

The Value of the CNAME will the value that you also copied.

Then save the record after you have entered the information.

VERIFY CNAME RECORD

Head back over to the ZOHO webpage and click on Verify.

CREATE ADMIN ACCOUNT

After you have verified the CNAME Record, you will now have to create the Admin email account.

COPY MX RECORDS

Copy both MX Records Addresses and Priorities

ENTER MX WITH DOMAIN HOST

Head over to your Domain Host’s Website, again, in our case – CloudFlare.

Go into the DNS Settings and add two new MX Records with the Name of @

The Value will be the Address that you copied earlier.

The Priority will be the Priority that you copied earlier.

Do this for both records.

VERIFY MX RECORDS

Head back over to the ZOHO webpage and click on Verify.

CREATE DKIM RECORD

Type in any word you like, we choose to use zoho for ours in the selector name field.

Then click Save.

COPY DKIM RECORD

After you save the selector name and generate the DKIM Value, copy both the TXT Name and TXT Value.

ENTER TXT WITH DOMAIN HOST

Head back over to your domain host and Create and new TXT Record.  The name will be whole value including the selector name that you created.

It may cut off part of the Record Name when you save it, which is normal.

i.e. zoho._domainkey

VERIFY DKIM RECORD

Back at the Zoho page, click Verify on the DKIM TXT Record.

ALL SET

After verifying the DKIM Record, you’re all set.  It will now show you the values of the servers and ports if you choose to use them with other applications.  You can now check your [email protected] email with Zoho.

USE ZOHO MAIL WITH ORGANIZR

Now that you have setup Domain Email, you can now use this mail service with Organizr.

Organizr Settings