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How to transfer an SSL certificate from one cPanel account to another? Do I need to transfer it? I have WHM with the new account

I was able to transfer a certificate using WHM for the new account, making use of these instructions as a partial guide: https://www.interserver.net/tips/kb/transfer-ssl-certificate-cpanelwhm/ In ...
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Is "Legacy Backup" in WHM necessary when you're running out of space?

Your first screenshot answers to your question: cPanel & WHM will deprecate the Legacy Backup system in the near future. We strongly recommend that you upgrade to the new Backup system. As ...
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Is "Legacy Backup" in WHM necessary when you're running out of space?

Firstly, if you are running out of disk space you potentially have more problems than legacy backups. As someone who has waited too long to upgrade a server, I urge you to handle it sooner rather ...
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Error when pruning WHM backups sent offsite via FTP

The FTP server is a Windows Server 2012 machine. It was configured to use ms-dos style directory listings for FTP. ms-dos FTP listing are not compatible with the external backup transport in WHM. ...
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How to delete a DNS record in WHM/cPanel "Edit DNS Zone" page?

Empty all the text fields for the record Change the Record Type back to "Select" Click Save at the bottom of the page
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Why doesn't the PHP Configuration Editor show up in WHM?

If you are using a new WHM/CPANEL version with EasyApache4 you need to go: Software / MultiPHP INI editor.
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Is it possible to add 10 subdomains in a separate cPanel account from the main domain?

I would think this is possible, but perhaps not in the way you'd expect. example.com (the domain apex) would be the primary domain on Account#1 subdomain1.example.com would be the primary domain on ...
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How to fix a rogue DNS-IP mapping in WHM or cPanel?

Namecheap is the registrar, and my nameservers are set to ns1.bluehost.com and ns2.bluehost.com. But the DNS zone on the authoritative nameserver that the parent/registrar points to (at Bluehost and ...
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What IP to use for a WHM/Cpanel site through Cloudflare for email fields?

Ok so for inbound mail you need to have your MX record set properly in your domain. This record tells anybody who wants to send you email where to send it. As you use WHM to handle your email you need ...
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Adding subdomain to another cPanel account

When cPanel adds a subdomain, it's a subdomain of the domain listed on the account. So, if account B has a primary domain of sub1.example.com, then it could only add domains like sub2.sub1.example.com....
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Can I set memory limits on cpanel acounts

The only memory limitations currently supported are the ones that you have asked about. There is no way currently in cPanel to apply a memory limit on an account basis, only on a per script or per ...
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DNS for a cPanel addon domain to resolve to a dedicated IP address?

I received this answer from CPanel This is not a feature that is supported in the WHM or cPanel frontend, however it is possible to change the ip address of an addon domain by manual editing. Here is ...
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Create multiple additional sites to cPanel without reducing CPU available to main site

There is no resource advantage to having multiple domains on the same cPanel account. Essentially, all that cPanel does is to modify the configuration of your various services. Once they are modified, ...
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how to modify virtualhost in WHM?

Cpanel/WHM does NOT support Ruby on Rails out the box, you need to provision the Ruby via mod_passenger profile under your EasyApache 4 and deploy each application from Cpanel Application Manager ...
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Are cPanel backups enough to migrate to another hosting company, and can the WHM accounts be backed up as well?

The simple answer is yes. You can move a site or sites to another server using a cPanel backup file. The normal way to do this would be from WHM on the receiving server using the "Transfers" function, ...
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404 when accessing website from IP address on VPS

To access a cPanel powered website by its IP address: You must enable mod_userdir. You must either issue a dedicated IP address or you need to edit the virtual host file and include the IP address. ...
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why I can't login to cPanel, shows error Maximum Users Exceeded?

That error means that the cPanel license has been suspended because the server has too many users. You can find out what kind of license you have by putting your server's IP into the following form: ...
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CPanel Rearrange account can't find home2

I've contacted CPanel's support. The problem was you need to setup 2 variables in En WHM -> Server Configuration -> Basic WebHost Manager® Setup, HOMEMATCH and HOMEDIR I was changing just the ...
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cPanel incorrectly identifying remote DNS server type

IMPORTANT: Make sure that you're running an up to date version of cPanel and cPanel DNSOnly. Specifically 88 or higher. There are a number of DNS Clustering defects that were fixed recently in 86. ...
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How to change the WHM/cPanel account setting for "Use the nameservers specified at the Domain’s Registrar" after a cPanel account is created?

Since you are using a cpanel server, you can change email routing (where your server routes email) cpanel > email > routing > remote mail server If MX is pointing to a remote server, one by-...
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WHM upload CA root certificate to validate Cloudflare certificates

When you are using a self-signed certificate, it is not supposed to be valid and it doesn't need to be valid. The only client that needs to trust it is Cloudflare. In fact, it might be desirable to ...
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How to use whm/cpanel for email (box) for a website in AWS (EC2)

This should be pretty simple. All you need to do is configure your DNS records so your site works from the AWS server and your emails work from Namecheap. You should do this in the panel to which the ...
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Certificates in Multiple Servers (AWS Instances)

You are mixing two things that are completely unrelated for the question you ask: whatever DNS setup you have, at the end, a given name is just mapped to a given IP and then the web browsers connects ...
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Web Host Manager - Lock admin out of cPanels or encrypt them

No thats not possible, as per WHM/Cpanel design the admin who create the account does has access to that account to reset things when your friend or customer does not remember his password or account ...
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Changing the name of Subdomains.Root Domain in cPanel or WHM

I haven't personally edited a subdomain's name in cPanel before. I haven't seen that as an option. To manage subdomains, I've found that I can add them through my registrar and add nameservers. Then ...
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Limit entry processes in cPanel

Limit Entry Process is a CloudLinux feature and not a WHM/Cpanel feature therefore you will not find it in other Linux distributions, it happens to be one of CloudLinux's best selling points. Either ...
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Disable new cPanel account creation in WHM

WHM/cpanel is nothing more than a GUI on top of your OS (usually linux). The whole purpose is to make using a linux server easier for the average user. You can't disable account creation on a linux ...
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How to find and increase entry process limit in the WebHost Manager (WHM) of my virtual private server (VPS)

I don't know what your budget is, but last I looked GoDaddy VPS pricing was out of this world expensive. If you have $150 monthly budget you could easily get a fully managed dedicated server that ...
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Some domains defaulting to first hosting package on WHM

If it displays the first hosting package on your server, maybe you can create a hosting package for a fictitious domain aaaaaaaaaaaaa.com and create what you wand as a holding page in the web space. ...
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