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vps server email set up

I have a vps server
I have 4 domains, I have another domain which I have not directed yet.
Can I set up the email addresses related with this domain before I redirect the domain itself?
I want the email address to be ready as soon as the domain was redirected to my server.
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8/22/2022 - Mon
Scott Fell

You have to set up the domain on your server first.   Then point the email to the new server.

What you can try is set the TTL a little shorter.  If  it is at 24 hours maybe make it one hour until it is switched.   But the change still has to propagate.    I find email takes 1 to 4 hours.
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What I meant was that I use the same server both for emails and the web site.
my web site is ready, as soon as the domain is redirected I will put the my web files.
What I ask is that what happens if I create the email address before I redirect the domain?
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