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How to Purchase a Control Panel License for VPS

Choosing a paid OS license with control panel for VPS at Hostinger

Updated over a week ago

At Hostinger, you'll find several free operating system templates for your VPS to choose from, with all the basic functionalities needed to manage your server.

If you're looking for even more options packed with powerful features or you are looking for an interface you're already familiar with, you can purchase a control panel license for your VPS directly from hPanel according to your needs and preferences.

Available Control Panel Licences

You can find the following options, each with a few different versions to better suit the scope of your project. Expand the sections below to find more information:


The control panel and Web Hosting Management that allows you to quickly and easily manage servers and websites. You can choose from the following versions:

  • cPanel Admin - create up to 5 cPanel accounts

  • cPanel Pro - up to 30 cPanel accounts

  • cPanel Premier - up to 100 cPanel accounts


A graphical, web-based hosting control panel configurable to enable standalone, reseller, and shared web hosting from a single instance. Versions:

  • Personal Plus - for up to 20 domains and 2 DirectAdmin accounts

  • Lite - 50 domains and 10 accounts

  • Standard - unlimited domains and unlimited DirectAdmin accounts


The one-stop web acceleration solution that will provide you with a web server, load balancer, cache, and more. Available versions:

  • Site Owner - manage up to 5 domains, for VPS with up to 8GB RAM

  • Site Owner Plus - up to 5 domains, for VPS with any RAM limit

  • Web Host Lite - unlimited domains, for VPS with 8GB RAM or less

  • Web Host Essential - unlimited domains, for VPS with any RAM limit


Designed to simplify website management by automating various tasks on a single server Available versions:

  • Web Admin - manage up to 10 domains

  • Web Pro - up to 30 domains

  • Web Host - unlimited domains


A single-user control panel that helps deploy web apps and system apps on your VPS. Available in the Personal version with one account.

How to Purchase a License

To start the process, go to the VPS section of hPanel and click on Manage next to the desired server:

Next, select OS & PanelLicenses on the sidebar:

And click on your preferred control panel license:

The Licenses page showing available control panel licenses for purchase

Select the type and number of licenses, if applicable, and click on Continue to proceed with the payment. Once you have completed the license purchase, you can install the new OS template.

Make sure to download backups before changing OS, as this process will permanently delete your current VPS content 💡

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