How to Change Your cPanel Password

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To change your cPanel password, you will first need to login to the [http://x10hosting.com/control/login.php Account Management Panel]. You should be able to login with your forum account username and password.  If you forgot your forum username, you can substitute your email address.
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To change your cPanel password, you will first need to login to the [[Account Portal]]. You should be able to login with your account email address and password.
  
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Once logged in, click on '''Account Settings''' in the header bar.
  
Once logged in, click on '''View Details''' in the yellow box.
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Then, in the Update Password section, click on '''Update Password'''.  
  
Then, under Change Password, click on '''Click here to update my password'''.
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You will have to enter the new password twice for verification. Usually password changes are instantaneous. However, depending on the action queue, it can take up to 24 hours to be processed.
  
You will have to enter your current password and your new password twice for verification.
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The section's content will change will the change is being processed and will return to it's original state once the change has been applied (you will have to click on refresh or reload the page).
  
 
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'''''Remember''': This will update all your x10hosting passwords (cPanel <u>and</u> forum).''
'''''Remember''': This will update your cPanel password <u>and</u> your forum account password.''
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*Usually changing your password is almost instant, depending on the queue it may take up to 24 hours.
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Latest revision as of 12:17, 29 December 2011

To change your cPanel password, you will first need to login to the Account Portal. You should be able to login with your account email address and password.

Once logged in, click on Account Settings in the header bar.

AccountSettingsBar.png

Then, in the Update Password section, click on Update Password.

Updatepassword.png

You will have to enter the new password twice for verification. Usually password changes are instantaneous. However, depending on the action queue, it can take up to 24 hours to be processed.

UpdatePasswordProcessing.png

The section's content will change will the change is being processed and will return to it's original state once the change has been applied (you will have to click on refresh or reload the page).

Remember: This will update all your x10hosting passwords (cPanel and forum).

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