Migrate and restore account from cpanel server

Migrate and restore account from cpanel server to another cpanel server

Login to source server :

/scripts/whoowns domain.com

It shows the username for that domain name.

You can create  full backup  of account which contain all data, database and emails by using following command.

#/scripts/pkgacct username

Change the permission

#chmod 755 /home/cpmove-username.tar.gz

Then Move the file to user account

#mv /home/cpmove-username.tar.gz     /home/username/public_html/

Login to destination server :

cd /home

Down load the cpmove file from source server .

wget http://serverip/~username/cpmove-username.tar.gz

Restore it by using following command

/scripts/restorepkg username


Note : Change the ” username ” to original account username.

Vishwajit Kale

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