How to create a cPanel account
Posted by Randi O, Last modified by Randi O on 26 October 2016 12:46 PM
Create a cPanel Account?
Before you can create a cPanel account, you must create a package in WHM.
WHM will suggest a username, if you press the "tab" key on your keyboard after typing in the domain name.
Please keep in mind the following criteria, when creating a username:
TurnKey recommends you use the Password Generator tool, when creating your password.
It is important you use a secure, unique password.
Choose a pre-configured package or select the resource options manually.
The drop-down menu contains the list of any packages you have already created.
Here you choose to allow CGI Access, select the cPanel theme, and choose the cPanel language.
Here you have the option to make the cPanel account a reseller account or not. Reseller accounts have access to WHM, just at a limited amount.
This section allows you to set the nameservers you have specified at your domain registar, or use the default nameservers set on the server.
This section allows you to set the mail routing preference. If the email is not going to be hosted on your TurnKey account. Please make sure this setting is set to "Remote"