How to limit a reseller’s privileges in WHM

Once you’ve created an account in cPanel, you can grant reseller access using WHM’s account modification features. Reseller access can also be configured during account setup. Follow these steps to give reseller access within WHM.

Grant reseller access during account setup

First, log in to the WHM administration dashboard. Follow the steps outlined in the HostPapa knowledge base article to create a new cPanel account.

When creating the account in Reseller Settings, ensure the Make the account a reseller option is checked. Proceed with account creation.

Make the account a reseller

Grant reseller access to an existing account

If you wish to modify an existing account to grant reseller access, enter “Modify” in the WHM search box and select Modify an Account from Account Functions.

Modify an account in WHM

Select the account you wish to modify, then click the Modify button.

Modify reseller account in WHM

Scroll down the account settings page and ensure Reseller Privileges are checked.

Reseller Privileges is checked

Click Save to complete the configuration.

If you need help with your HostPapa account, please open a support ticket from your dashboard.

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