How to access cPanel hosting account via SSH?

All hosting accounts at WebHostingZone are coming with SSH access enabled. To access your cPanel hosting account via SSH please follow steps below:

On Windows

1) Download and install PuTTy SSH client. You can get latest PuTTy SSH client here.

2) Start PuTTy. Enter server's hostname or IP address from your Hosting Welcome Email. Put SSH port - 52522.

putty configuration

3) Accept PuTTy security alert once prompted.

4) Enter cPanel username and password from your Hosting Welcome Email.

That's it! Please feel free to contact our support if you have any troubles with it. :)
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