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How to Change Sign On Username with Softaculous


This article will show you how to change the username of an installed script.  We will use WordPress installation as an example.

To change the Sign-on username within Softaculous:

  1. Log in to cPanel.
  2. Look for the Software section, then click on Softaculous Apps Installer.

    Softaculous icon

  3. Click on the Installations box. 

    Installations button

    Alternatively, you can also click the All Installation icon located in the top right corner.

    Softaculous - All Installations Icon

  4. Locate the website name under the script you wish to edit.
  5. Click on the pencil icon to edit the installation details.

    Edit installation icon

  6. On the Edit Installation page, scroll down to the Admin Account section.

  7. Look for the Sign on Username field and enter your preferred sign-on username.

    Sign-On Username

  8. Click on the Save Installation Details button.
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