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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by yecine06, Nov 1, 2011.

  1. yecine06

    yecine06 Registered

    Nov 1, 2011
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    i'm new to cpanel, after trying to login to cpanel with my root username i found that this wasn't possible and i had to use whm.

    the problem is i can't find how, and where i can configure which folder is configured for the public html of my main domain.

    now i'm stuck my main domain display the default cpanel webpage, and i can't find how i can administer it like a cpanel user.

    My website is
  2. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Forums Analyst
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    Apr 11, 2011
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    Hello :)

    You should upload files via FTP or via the "File Manager" option in cPanel to the "public_html" directory. First, you need to create an account within Web Host Manager via:

    "WHM >> Account Functions >> Create a New Account"

    I highly suggest reading both the cPanel and WHM user guides, which are available at:

    cPanel Docs

    These guides will be very helpful in helping you to understand how to use each option.

    Thank you.

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