Setting Up Your FREE E-mail

Along with your own site, Famster offers free e-mail accounts, allowing you to keep in touch with your friends and family over the internet.  You can choose to have an e-mail address with, or you can purchase a domain name of your own.  Each Famster site offers up to 1gb of mail storage, divided anyway you choose between any number of mail accounts.  Famster email accounts can be accessed online, or via your computer's mail client (Such as Microsoft Outlook).

To create a quick address:

  1. Click Admin
  2. Click Email Accounts
  3. Click Add Account
  4. Enter your desired email address and password, and set a storage Quota
  5. Click Add E-Mail

You are now ready to send and receive e-mail from!

To make changes to the accounts you've set up, simply return to the Famster Mail area:

  1. Click the account you would like to edit
  2. A window will open to the right to make any desired changes, or to delete the account
  3. You can login to your account by clicking Go to Mailbox.
  4. You can setup an automatic response to any incoming messages by setting Auto-Response to Enabled
  5. When finished, click Save Changes

Deleting an Account Will Delete Any Mail Stored Within the Account

Famster also allows you to register a domain name; your very own address on the world wide web!  You can register any available domain and point it to your site.  The cost is $9.99 per year.

  1. Click Admin
  2. Click Domain Name
  3. Click Continue
  4. Choose a domain from the list, or type in one of your choice (if the latter, click Check Availability)
  5. Click Purchase Domain
  6. You will then be taken to the Secure Checkout Process.

If you register a domain name, any e-mail account you setup will use that domain rather than

Registering a Domain Name Will Delete Any Existing Email Accounts

If you already own a domain name, you may point it to your Famster.

Before getting started, contact your Domain Registrar and have them set the Domain Name Servers (DNS) for your domain name to and  If this has not been set up, you will be unable to add your domain to your Famster.

  1. Click Admin
  2. Click Domain Names
  3. From Domain Actions, choose Use Your Domain
  4. Enter your domain name in the box, then click Continue
  5. Your domain should begin working within a few hours

Click HERE for help with accessing your email with a mail client program.