Delete a POP mailbox from a Web hosting account.


Use this command to delete POP mailboxes from a Web hosting account. To delete a POP mailbox that is in a domain account, use the commands in the API catalog for domain accounts.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

Log on to webhostingtest.ehost-services.com with Login ID resellwebid, password resellwebpw.


In the Delete User column, any Delete link calls the WebHostDeletePOPBox command.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The Web hosting account must belong to this domain account.
  • The domain name must belong to this domain account, and to this Web hosting account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:

command=nameofcommand&uid=yourloginid&pw=yourpassword &paramname=paramvalue&nextparamname=nextparamvalue


Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
HostAccount Required Name of the Web hosting account from which the POP mailbox is to be deleted 14
UserName Required Email alias of the POP box that is to be deleted 50
SLD Required Second-level domain name (for example, enom in enom.com) of the domain associated with this user name 63
TLD Required Top-level domain name (extension) of the domain associated with this user name 15
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Options are Text (default),HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
Err(x) Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as is back to the client
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully



  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0 the transaction failed. The parameterErr(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.