Changing the root for each add-on domain


albatross
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2012-04-22 4:37 pm EST

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I'm trying to figure out how you can change the root for each add-on domain to be at the same level as the primary public_html. To keep visitors from being able to get to my add on domain from my primary domain.

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Tim S.
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2012-04-23 8:04 am EST
Hi albatross,

Thanks for posting your question. I'm more than happy to assist you. You can specify the root folder when you set up the add-on domain in cpanel. Just change the path by removing the /public_html out of the path. This will place the folder at the same level as the public_html folder.

While I've never done this for an add-on domain this is how I set up my subdomains and it works fine.

If you need further assistance please feel free to contact us.

Thanks!

Tim S

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