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Best way to move over 50 sites?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by tiff2342, May 16, 2012.

  1. tiff2342

    tiff2342 Well-Known Member

    Apr 20, 2012
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    I have a friend wanting to move over to my server and he has 50 accounts under his reseller. What is the best way to move them all over?
  2. cPanelTristan

    cPanelTristan Quality Assurance Analyst
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    Oct 2, 2010
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    The only way to move them using cPanel is WHM > Transfers > Copy an account from another server with account password on your server, which would only move them one account at a time. Now, if he has the ability to get to sudo su - on the server, you can use WHM > Transfers > Copy multiple accounts/packages from another server area for all of them, but that's unlikely for a reseller to have.

    Alternatively, if a backup exists of each account in /home/username location, you could grab a copy of each backup and mass restore them in a loop in SSH on your server.

    You'll have to let us know what access level exists to know which option is available to use.
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