Moving/changing Add-on to a primary Control Panel Account.

asked Jul 1, 2012 in General by mike231 (2,480 points)
Hi there

I recently added Add-on domain under my current cPanel. Now I want to make it a primary domain and add another domain to my cpanel. How can this be done?
Please help

Thank you in advanced

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answered Jul 1, 2012 by expert (14,380 points)
This is what you need to do
1.Remove the add-on domain from the current account.
2.Create a new cPanel account ( to be used for the add-on domain that you want to  move).
3.Copy all files from the old account folder  to’ public_html’ folder in the new account.
4.Export databases and then re-import them.
5.Reconnect to the new database names by reconfiguring your scripts