How do I enable SSH for my Hosting account?

By enabling SSH for your Hosting account, you’ll have a secure way of remotely accessing it and executing commands.

To enable it, simply follow the instructions outlined below.

Please note: this process applies to our Web Hosting and Premium Hosting products.

Step 1 of 6

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

General Control Panel


Step 2 of 6

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

Web Hosting Manage


Step 3 of 6

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 6

Select Server under Settings in your account dashboard.



Step 5 of 6

Select the Manage option that appears opposite SSH access.

SSH Manage


Step 6 of 6

Click the SSH access switch to turn it on, whereupon it will display your SSH details.

You may use these details to access your Hosting account via SSH. Click the X in the top-right corner to return to your dashboard.

SSH Details