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  • Resolved jay_jay_

    (@jay_jay_)


    What I mean is, during the installation is wordpress creating a new email account for messages to my site or do I have to enter the address of a preexisting email account?

    Also, do my admin screen name and admin email name have to match? If so, why?

    PS: I apologize in advance for my avatar, it was autogenerated and has some interesting anatomy 🙂

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  • esmi

    (@esmi)

    Forum Moderator

    You have to use a pre-existing email account. WordPress has absolutely nothing to do with your email management.

    do my admin screen name and admin email name have to match?

    No.

    Never mind… Of course I search for two days and then right after I post I find a blog that explains this precisely. Got it.

    Oh… thanks, esmi!

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