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cpanel subdomain folder outside of public_html

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2013-05-27 5:40 pm EST

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My server is a dedicated server with you guys. The main domain for the server is

I was wondering if you have any documentation for setting up cPanel subdomain outside of the root 'public_html'. I would liketo establish a couple of subdomains that I can use to push content live to the production level at 'public_html' and would prefer to stay outside of the production folder structure for that reason

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2013-05-27 6:24 pm EST
Hello billoconnor,

Thank you for your question. This article explains how to change the document root for an Addon Domain in cPanel, you can also modify a Subdomain with this method. Be sure to choose subdomains in Step 1.

If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.
Thank you,


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