Changing your FTP password

This FAQ will help you to change the FTP password associated with your hosting package

Updating your password has the double benefit of increasing the security of your account and allowing you to use a password that you are easily able to remember.

To change the FTP password for your 123 Reg hosting package, please do the following:

Please note: You will see a strength meter when creating your password. To strengthen your password, please ensure you use a mixture of letters, numbers and symbols.

If purchased after July 2020

Step 1 of 5

Start by logging in to your Control Panel and scroll down to ‘Web Hosting’. From there, select ‘Manage’.

Manage Web Hosting

Step 2 of 5

On the next page, select ‘Manage’ for the account you wish to use.

Web Hosting Manage

Step 3 of 5

Select the three-dot icon for the package you want to edit. From there, choose ‘Settings’ from the drop-down menu that appears.

cPanel Admin

Step 4 of 5

Under Settings on your account dashboard, select Change next to your Password.
Change password

Step 5 of 5

Enter a new password and confirm it. Once done, select Change Password.


If purchased before July 2020

Step 1 of 3

Login to your 123 Reg control panel.

Scroll down to the web hosting section. Select the relevant domain name from the drop down box and click on the Manage button.


Step 2 of 3

Click on the Change Password option in the Web Tools section.

Step 3 of 3

Enter your new password into the FTP Password field and click on the Change Password button.