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Full root access isnot given by defaulton VPS or dedicated hosting accounts. Because the root user can do anything they want, the level of support we can offer varies slightly for accounts that have root access. Because of this, we require users to accept our root access disclosure before we allow root access to their servers.

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  • Do I have root access on my VPS or dedicated hosting account?

  • Root access is not given by default on VPS or Dedicated Hosting Accounts. Because the root user can do anything they want, the level of support we can offer varies slightly for accounts that have root access. Because of this, we require users to accept our Root Access Disclosure before we allow root access to their servers.

  • Why do I need root access to my server?

  • Gaining root access to your server can be a bigger deal then you may think. It does give you ultimate access to everything regarding your server, in both WHM and via SSH as well. Please keep in mind that you may not need root access to perform your everyday activities. This article requires you to already have a VPS or Dedicated servers plan.

  • Can I give root access to a shared hosting server?

  • October 27, 2015 at 9:55 pm Hello Shoany, This feature is only available for VPS/Dedicated hosting plans as we can not give out root access on a shared hosting server. Best Regards,

  • How to access your VPS using RDP (remote desktop program)?

  • How to access your VPS using RDP (Remote Desktop Program) After completing payment and activating your VPS you will receive an email. Open Remote Desktop Connection on your PC by clicking on Start: Copy and Paste your Server IP into the Computer field and click Connect: Click Use Another Acocunt: Type User Name Administrator and your VPS password.