Can I convert existing accounts to use a linked Mail Node?
Update: This is now available in cPanel & WHM version 90:
Offload a cPanel account’s mail storage to a linked node in WHM’s Modify an Account interface (WHM >> Home >> Account Functions >> Modify an Account).
Please review the following documentation for the latest information on our roadmap for server profiles:
Read the following articles regarding Server Profiles in general and the use of the Profile and link nodes interfaces:
A standalone Mail Node server is not experimental.
Linking two servers is experimental and not recommended for production environments. For more information about the development status for experimental profiles, read our Server Profiles Roadmap documentation.
Do not make changes directly to userdata files on a linked Mail Node server. These changes could cause the servers to become out of sync and is not supported.
cPanel & WHM version 88 added support for the following:
- Support for transfers to and from a server with attached nodes.
- Provide the ability to back up accounts with data from all of your server nodes.
- Preserve a node setting when you transfer an account from one server to another.
Additionally, accounts can be configured to use mail node during restoration with these tools: