How to delete all emails in an account?

If you want to remove ALL messages from an email box, simply delete and recreate the email account in your control panel.

WARNING: Deleting an email box will delete everything, including sent messages, messages sorted into folders, unread messages, and anything else associated with that email box.

To delete an email account:

1) Login to your control panel
2) In the Mail sectionn, click Email Accounts 
3)  Click the "Delete" link to the right of the email address you want to delete.

To re-create an email account:

1) Login to your control panel
2) In the Mail section, click Email Accounts  .
3) Click the "Delete" link to the right of the email account you want to delete.
4) Type the email address that you just deleted to the right of where it says "Email:" at the top of the page
5) Select the correct domain name from the drop-down to the right.
6) Enter your password and then click "Create Account"

You have now created a new, completely clean email account.



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