Ownership of an account in cPanel is controlled by the WHM (Web Host Manager), which only takes a few clicks. Below are the steps to Change cPanel Owner/Reseller from WHM.
How to change cPanel ownership of a single account from WHM:
Log into the WHM (Web Host Manager) panel as root user.
Go to the Resellers section by searching on the left search box. Then, expand the Resellers section and click “Change Ownership of an Account.”
Note: Change Ownership of an Account‘ feature has been moved to another option of WHM called Modify an Account . Once you click the ‘Change Ownership of an Account’ feature, it will automatically redirect you within a few seconds.
In the Modify an Account option, search/select the user name of your cPanel account. Click on Modify button at the bottom.
In the Modify Account section, you will see the Account Owner option and selected owner with a drop-down.
Select/Change the required owner from the drop-down.
Click on the “Save” button to save the required changes.
How to change ownership of multiple accounts or Reseller account from WHM:
Follow steps one and two mentioned above and click “Change Ownership of Multiple Accounts.”
In the Change Ownership of Multiple Accounts, Select the resellers you need to change for cPanel accounts, and click on Submit button.
Select the accounts for which you want to change ownership.
Click on Change Owner of Selected Accounts.
This should help you change the cPanel owner/reseller from WHM.
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