This tutorial assumes you have already logged into WHM.

A REMOTE ACCESS KEY is what’s needed if you want to have a script AUTOMATICALLY CONNECT to your WHM for the purpose of creating new accounts, deleting accounts, etc.


The REMOTE ACCESS KEY is a random series of alphanumeric characters. If you COPY this key and PASTE it into a script that’s designed to connect with WHM you’ll be able to have that script perform tasks that you would normally have to login to WHM to do.

You may need to RESET your access key when setting up a new script.

To do this, click the GENERATE NEW KEY button.

That’s it! The remote access key has been reset and is show to the right.

You now know how to set up your remote access key and where to go to get it for use in scripts that connect to WHM.

How to Setup a Remote Access Key