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enable ssh access

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talib
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2012-04-06 4:21 am EST

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i need shell access to install new application. when i try to access ssh from cpanel it gives me "For security reasons, shell access is not enabled by default"

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BradM
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2012-04-06 9:29 am EST
Hi talib,

Per the notes on your account, I see there have been some recent updates.

If you're new to ssh or root access, or at least new to it with our servers, I would recommend reviewing the following documentation:

<a href='http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/website/general-server-setup/how-to-login-ssh' target='_blank'>How to login to your server via SSH</a>

<a href='http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/edu/whm/into-to-web-hosting/standard-vs-root-access' target='_blank'>Standard SSH Access vs. Root SSH Access</a>

<a href='http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/website/general-server-setup/root-access-faq' target='_blank'>Root Access FAQ</a>

Feel free to post a comment at the bottom of this page if you have any additional questions.

Thanks!
- Brad

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