Zimbra SkillZ: How to Hide Zimbra from Search Engines

Hide Zimbra’s Login Page from Search Engines

Hi Zimbra Admins, Partners & Friends,

By default, Zimbra’s login page is indexed in search engines. Would you rather hide it from search engines?

Here’s how …

zmprov mcf +zimbraResponseHeader "X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff"
zmprov mcf +zimbraResponseHeader "X-Robots-Tag: noindex"
zmprov mcf zimbraMailKeepOutWebCrawlers TRUE
zmmailboxdctl restart

Curious about other Zimbra Admin tasks? Let us know in the comments!

Thanks & hope you are healthy,

Your Zimbra Team

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7 Responses to Zimbra SkillZ: How to Hide Zimbra from Search Engines

  1. Melissa December 15, 2020 at 4:44 AM #

    Thanks, Zimbra team, I don’t want to index my website in google, This resolves my problem

  2. Toby Simmons December 19, 2020 at 9:34 PM #

    Which versions of the Zimbra suite does this work in? 8.6.x? 8.8.x?

  3. Jessica April 21, 2021 at 1:17 PM #

    Hey there!
    What to do if your login page is already indexed in search engines? Would this method work still?

    • Gayle Billat May 5, 2021 at 9:20 PM #

      Hi Jessica – please pop this question into forums.zimbra.com. Our tech community will have an answer for you. Thanks!

  4. Cleriston December 8, 2021 at 12:25 PM #

    Thanks Barry,
    in a multi server environment, in what server i run these commands?

    • Barry de Graaff December 21, 2021 at 1:07 AM #

      On any mailbox server.

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