How to run commands in root commands using Terminal in WHM?

In this web hosting knowledgebase article our expert technical professionals will guide you about the advance feature of Linux environment using WHM but let’s have some view about Terminal.


What is Terminal?


Terminal is a facility provided by CPanel in WHM where we can run commands with the privileges of root user, but to run commands you need to learn them with high expertise if a wrong command will run the entire infracture/WHM will be disturbed. To open Terminal in WHM please follow the below steps:


Step 1:

Login to your WHM.

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Step 2:

Now go to “Server Configuration” option.

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Step 3:

In “Server Configuration” find “Terminal” and click on that.

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Step 4:

After clicking on “Terminal” option it will take some seconds and the terminal will open with the privileges of root user.

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Note: You are connected as a root user you can’t revert back any command, so make sure you are entering valid and tested commands.


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