Import From cPanel

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Overview

This guide shows you how to import your existing cPanel user account directly to Webuzo.

Procedure

Navigate to Webuzo Enduser Panel > Server Utilities > Import From cPanel

Screenshot : Import From cPanel

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Remote Import

STEPS

  • Populate the Form with the cPanel Server, User and Password details.
  • Click on Submit to Import the cPanel Account.
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  • If you see the following screen then the Import process has started successfully.
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  • On completion of the Import process you will receive an email.
  • Import logs can be found at /usr/local/webuzo/cli/cpanel_migration.log



Local Backup File Import

STEPS

  • Populate the Form with the cPanel Server, User and backup file path details.
  • Click on Submit to Import the cPanel Account.
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  • If you see the following screen then the Import process has started successfully.
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  • On completion of the Import process you will receive an email.
  • Import logs can be found at /usr/local/webuzo/cli/cpanel_migration.log


Important Note

Note : This feature is in the BETA stage at the moment.
  • You need to have a freshly installed Webuzo Server and the name of the Webuzo user should be the same as the cPanel Username
  • Import utility will overwrite all your current Webuzo user data.
  • Backup of the cPanel user account must be stored at /home/webuzo_username/ directory.

Users can remove the archive once the import process is completed.

  • Domains, Databases, etc are mapped as on the cPanel account.
  • FTP users imported are given a random password as on the new Webuzo server. It is recommended that the passwords to the FTP users are changed.
  • Email notification of the FTP accounts created and on completion of the Importing Process.
  • Import logs are generated at /usr/local/webuzo/cli/cpanel_migration.log
  • Email accounts if any are not imported at the moment.


Required Inputs

  • cPanel Server Address: - IP address or FQDN of your cPanel account.
  • User Name - cPanel Username same as Webuzo username.
  • Password - cPanel User password
  • cPanel backup file - Full cPanel backup file name stored on webuzo machine e.g backup.tar.gz