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Webmail (Roundcube/Squirrelmail/Horde) is not showing emails

Sometimes you face the issue in which Webmail (Roundcube/Squirrelmail/horde) won't show emails in mail boxes for some particular account(s). Reason: The issue is with the Dovecot and may be due to Dovecot cache. Fix: Follow the steps mentioned below to fix the issue: 1. SSH the server with root access and change the current directory to the mail directory of the affected account using cd command: # cd /home/<user>/mail 2. Run the following script to find the dovecot related files and moved those to backup file. # find -type f -name "dovecot*" -exec mv -f {}{,.bak.`date +%m-%d-%Y`} \; 3. Restart dovecot with the following command: # /etc/init.d/dovecot restart Now check the mails on your Webmail account. The emails will be shown now. :)