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How to Change an Account Owner in WHM?

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Watch this video for a step by step process on how to change an account owner in WHM

Steps to change an account owner in WHM:

  • Log in to WHM as root.
  • In the search box type list and under Account Information click on List Accounts.  
  • Here, you can see the list of accounts created previously. 

  • As you can see for this account root owner is not assigned.

  • To assign the root owner, type modify in the search box and click on Modify an Account under Account Functions
  • Select the account that you want to modify and click on Modify.
  • Now, in the Account Owner drop-down select root and click on Save
  • Again in the search box type list and click on List Accounts.
  • In the Reseller/Owner column, you can see the root owner is assigned to this account. 

That’s how you can change an account owner in WHM.


Gandhar Kulkarni
Gandhar is a marketing professional at MilesWeb. He is passionate about exploring and writing technical articles related to web hosting and digital marketing. Also, he has over four years of experience in digital marketing. Besides content writing, he tries to engage an online audience through YouTube video tutorials and social media activities.