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Carving off server access for client to create web page

Category: Website Design

2013-04-03 1:46 pm EST

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We have a VPS account. We host a client's e-mail and web site from there. The client wants to use web designer to build and maintain his website without going through us. We are happy with that but are not sure how to create a segregated account and access to web designer just for their domain while protecting our other domains.

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43,761 Points
2013-04-03 2:21 pm EST
Hello ArkRoyal,

You can certainly allow a client to have their own area where they can work away from any other users. On our VPS and Dedicated servers, you have the ability to create multiple cpanel accounts. This gives each account their own area to work without affecting or allowing access to others.

To do this, follow the instructions in our article here: How to create a cPanel account within WHM

Best Regards,
Scott M

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Thanks Scott, however, when I log into our WHM, the only function under account functions is web template editor. In fact, when I look at the screen shot with the linked instructions we don't have anywhere near the number of items shown.
38 Points
2013-04-03 4:48 pm EST
Hello ArkRoyal,

It sounds like your privileges to the WHM may not be set correctly. Please contact live technical support so they can investigate and fix the issue.

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

30,485 Points
2013-04-03 5:15 pm EST
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