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How To Change A cPanel Password

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If you have lost your cPanel password or want to change it, you can reset it easily from your Hostwinds client area.


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Changing a cPanel password within the My Services  section is limited to our shared and business shared hosting services.  If you operate a VPS with a WHM/cPanel license, please review How To Change A cPanel User Password From WHM for further information.



Step 1:  Log into your Hostwinds client area. You can access this at

Step 2:  Once logged in go to Services > My Services.


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Step 3:  Click on the Manage button on the line for the cPanel service you would like to reset the password on.


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Step 4:  Click Change Password.


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Step 5:  Your existing cPanel username and password is shown above the New Password field.  You can change it by filling in a new password in both blanks, then click Save Changes.



Please feel free to ask us for a walk-through in LiveChat. We can also change your cPanel password if you request this change by opening a ticket from the client area of your account.


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