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Directadmin Migration (Admin/Reseller level)

1.Login to the source directadmin control panel as admin / the reseller

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2.Go to reseller level of the user

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3. Go to manage user backups

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4. Select the reseller name, time, backup destination and click Submit.

IP: Destination server IP
Username: Destination server admin ID
Password: Destination server admin password
Remote path: Destination folder location
Port: 21

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5. You will see Backup added to Queue if without error.

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6. After the backup is done (will receive a new message in directadmin messages system in top right corner of directadmin)

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7. Login to the destination directadmin as admin, go to reseller level -> manage user backup

8. Select local -> click Update File -> select  -use the IP from the list: -> select the backed up file(s) -> click Submit.

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9. Restores will add to Queue if without error

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10. Check if User files have been restored from Home -> Message System

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11. Perview the website by changing the host file (


Next. you need to perform some modification by changing A record:

1. You need to identify where your name servers is by using: OR

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2. If you are using, change it in via login to -> List Domain -> Select the domain -> change the IP address to the new server IP.

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3. If you are using, change it at your current directadmin. You may refer to for more information.

4. If you are using somewhere else, kindly please contact your DNS name service provider for further assistance.


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