How to add SSH to VPS? I Have Already Droplet - Please Help Me

February 11, 2016 1k views
WordPress DigitalOcean

My Site is Wordpress here my site check here

i login to my WHM

1: i select Modify an Account

  1. Because i am not sure what next i do, because i have many site in my VPS account. I am afraid to click modify button because i have no knowledge. I am looking a complete tutorial how to create SSH and how to add the droplet that i have now…

Please help me thank you much… have a nice day to all

1 Answer

When you install WHM onto a droplet, each user has a jailshell account. This is the SSH access they woulld use. So if the cPanel username for your site was bob123, your SSH username would be bob123. This you could login to the droplet using a command like:


That would require points to the WHM itself. You can read on modifying the shell access for your WHM users via this article.

Hope it helps,
Jason C.
DigitalOcean Platform Support Lead

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