2.8. TRANSFERS
CHAPTER 2. HOW DO I USE WEBHOST MANAGER?
2.8
Transfers
Assuming you are running WebHost Manager version 4.2 or newer on two servers, you can move domains from
one server to another. You can do this one account at a time using this procedure, or you can transfer multiple
domains at once   refer to page 35 for more information. You can also transfer domains between different control
panel software   refer to the WebHost Manager control screen for more information.
To transfer one account from another server:
1. Click on the Copy an account from another server link in the Transfers menu.
2. Enter the IP address or domain name and server root password in the Server to copy from and Server
root password fields.
3. Enter the username of the account that you want to copy in the Username to copy field.
4. Click on the Give new account an ip address tick box if the account is using an IP address.
5. Click on the required radio button to indicate what type of control panel software the remote server is using.
6. If the SSH is disabled for the root user, you need to enter the user name and password of a user which is
part of the Wheel group (su) in the User with su access and User with su access password field.
7. Click on the
2.8.1
Transfer multiple account from another server
Assuming you are running WebHost Manager version 4.2 or newer on two servers, you can transfer multiple
domains from one server to another. You do not need to know the exact details of each account on the other
server as WebHost Manager will create a list of available accounts for you to transfer.
To transfer multiple account from another server:
1. Click on the Copy multiple accounts from another server link in the Transfers menu.
2. Enter the IP address or domain name and server root password in the Server to copy from and Server
root password fields.
3. Click on the required radio button to indicate what type of control panel software the remote server is using.
4. If the SSH is disabled for the root user, you need to enter the user name and password of a user which is
part of the Wheel group (su) in the User with su access and User with su access password field.
5. Click on the
button.
6. Click on the tick boxes next to the accounts that you want to copy or click on the
button.
7. Click on the
button.
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