Accessing cPanel and WHM

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This article will show you ways that you can access cPanel, WHM, and Webmail on your account.

The URLs within the following to refer to your account and server:

DOMAINNAME.COM refers to your domain name, HOSTNAME.COM refers to the hostname of the server, and IPADDRESS refers to the IP of the server.

cPanel

cPanel runs on ports:

2082 (non-SSL) and 2083 (SSL)

Your cPanel account can be accessed with the following URLs:

http://DOMMAINNAME.COM:2082
https://HOSTNAME.COM:2083
http://IPADDRESS:2082 
https://IPADDRESS:2083

Web Hosting Manager (WHM)

WHM runs on the following ports:

2086 (non-SSL) and 2087 (SSL)

Similar to cPanel, WHM can be accessed with the following URLs:

http://DOMMAINNAME.COM:2086
https://HOSTNAME.COM:2087
http://IPADDRESS:2088 
https://IPADDRESS:2087

Webmail

Webmail runs on ports:

2095 (non-SSL) and 2096 (SSL)

Similar to cPanel and WHM, Webmail can be accessed with the following URLs:

http://DOMMAINNAME.COM:2095
https://HOSTNAME.COM:2096
http://IPADDRESS:2095
https://IPADDRESS:2096


Should you need to reset a cPanel account's password on your Virtual or Dedicated Server, you can do so through WHM. The link below will show you how to do so:

Modify an Account's cPanel Password

If you are on a shared server, please contact our Helpdesk for assistance with resetting your password.