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How to configure a domain to use an external mail server in Plesk?
Note: If you are a domain owner, contact your service provider for assistance.
If DNS zone of a domain is hosted on a Plesk server
In Plesk, go to Domains > example.com > DNS Settings and point domain's MX record to an external mail server. Set it to high priority. Click OK and then Update.
Go to Domains > example.com > Mail Settings and disable the option Activate mail service on this domain. Click OK.
Additional step on Plesk for Windows: Remove the domain from MailEnable list via MailEnable Management console.
If DNS zone of a domain is hosted on an external DNS server
Contact administrator of a DNS server and ask them to create MX record and point it to an external mail server.