Changing ip addresses

To move an account from one ip to another in WHM:

1) Log into WHM using root login details. ( - substituting your correct ip address)

2) In the upper left corner, you'll see a search option:

3) In the search option, type "Show IP Address Usage" Then click on that option when it comes up:

4) From here, you'll be able to see which ip addresses are used, and which ones are available.  If you need additional ips, please open a ticket, and we can help you get one assigned:

5) Next, in the search option (per step 1), type "Change a site" (without quotes).  Click on the option to "Change a Site's IP Address":

6) Select the appropriate domain and cpanel user from the list, then click on "Change"

7)  Select the appropriate ip address from the dropdown menu, then click to save the changes:

8) The system will move the account to the appropriate ip address.  Please note this process typically results in 1-4 hours of propagation downtime, so you may wish to do this during off peak hours.

reviewed: 10/17/2016
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