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Back Up and Restore Email

How Emails Store

Chapter 2 : Which folder the emails will be saved in?

The first time you access your new hosting account, you should notice the following folders in your home directory:

  • mail
  • public_ftp
  • public_html
  • temp

Each folder has a specific function. And all your emails will be saved in the mail folder.

mail folder in web hosting account


  1. We will use neomail and FTP_WS for the demonstration.
  2. Assume our domain is
backup and restore emails