cpanel subdomain folder outside of public_html

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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
If you're on a VPS, check here in WHM:
WHM >> Tweak Settings:
Restrict document roots to public_html
(change from YES to NO)
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, -John-Paul