In case you encounter any errors while connecting to FTP or SSH, you might need to update their password. Currently, FTP and SSH passwords are the same things, so by changing your FTP password you will automatically change your SSH password as well.

To change the FTP password simply open HostingManage:


  • If you are changing FTP password, click on Manage near the domain name, for which you would like to set a new password

  • If your goal is to change the SSH password, click on Manage near the account’s Main domain - if you are not sure which domain is main, check which domain is displayed near your hosting plan on the Billing → Services page

Open FTP accounts page:

There, you will be able to update your FTP and SSH password by clicking on Change FTP password:

How to change passwords for additionally created FTP accounts?

In case you created an additional FTP account, the password for such an account can be updated on the same page - just scroll down, find the FTP account in question, and click on Change password in front of it:

That’s it! Now you know how to update your FTP/SSH password on hPanel 😊


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