How to change the document root for an account in cPanel?

Please note this change is not recommended, and can only be done on request by our support team

Change the ‘userdata’ file…

/var/cpanel/userdata/$USER/DOMAIN.co.uk
/var/cpanel/userdata/righthoo/DOMAIN.co.uk_SSL

The field to amend is ‘documentroot: /home/$USER/public_html’

Remove the cache files for the above…

/var/cpanel/userdata/$USER/DOMAIN.co.uk.cache
/var/cpanel/userdata/$USER/DOMAIN.co.uk_SSL.cache

Regenerate the config’s

/scripts/rebuildhttpdconf
/opt/nDeploy/scripts/generate_config.py $USER
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