How to restore cpanel backup with new username?

Everybody knows, how to restore the cpanel backup using scripts command but most of us doesn’t know how to restore the cpanel backup with new username. In older version its not possible but In new version (WHM 11.44.1 (build 11)) its possible. Follow the below steps to do it.

Syntax :

Use the below syntax to restore the cpanel backup with new username. Instead of newusername you need to give your newusername whatever you want.

# /scripts/restorepkg --newuser newusername /path/to/backup/file

Additional Steps:
  • Take backup of corresponding account
  • Terminate the account
  • Restore the account with new username
  • cPanel
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