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How To Add An Addon Domain?

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Watch this video for a step by step process on how to add an add-on domain from cPanel?

Like the name suggests, an addon domain enables you to add an additional domain from your account. The addon domains are connected to the home directory of your account. It is essential to enable this feature before you start using it. For the Addon domains to function, it is crucial to register the respective domain name with the registrar and it must be configured accordingly so that it points to the correct DNS servers.

Now, let’s learn how to create an Addon Domain.

1. Login to your cPanel.


2. Access Domains >> Addon Domains.

cPanel Addon Domain


3. Under the option “Create an Addon Domain” enter a New Domain Name, Subdomain, Document Root (this is where you have to upload website contents) with FTP account details for this Addon Domain. Click On Add Domain button and you are done.

cPanel New Addon Domain

The addon domain will be functional after this process.

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