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How to Create a New Account in WHM?

To create a cPanel Account, first, you will need to create at least one hosting package from WHM. You can easily create a package from the Add a Package option in WHM.

1. log in to your WHM Account.

2. Go to Account Functions >> Create a New Account or type Create a New Account in the search box and then the option will appear. Click on it.
New Account in WHM

3. Enter the following details under Domain Information:
Domain: The domain name you wish to host, like
Username: After you enter a domain name, click on this field and it will automatically fill up your username or enter any other username you wish to use.
Password: Enter a password or use a password generator. Copy the password in a safe place. It will be required while accessing your newly-created account.
Email: Your email address.
Choose a Package: From the drop-down menu. You can choose a package. If there isn’t any package available, you can create it from the Add a Package option.
New Account in WHM

Under Settings:
CGI Access: Tick this to enable CGI Access.
cPanel Theme: You can leave it as it is or choose a theme you wish to use for your cPanel user account.
Locale: You can choose a language for your cPanel user account.
New Account in WHM

Under Reseller Settings:
Make the account a reseller one: Leave it unchecked if you do not want to grant reseller access to your cPanel account.

Under DNS Settings:
Enable DKIM on this account: It is enabled by default. We recommend you enable it.
Enable SPF on this account: Tick this option to prevent abusers by sending spoof emails on behalf of your domain name.
New Account in WHM

4. Leave all other options as they are. Scroll down to the Create button and click it.
New Account in WHM

Your cPanel account will be created successfully.

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