How do I get and use SSH access?
Yes, we offer SSH (secure shell) access.
We offer you jailed SSH, which limits access to your account only. You can enable SSH yourself in the HostGator billing tool.
- Login to the HostGator billing tool, GatorBill.
- Go to ‘Hosting Packages’ and click ‘View Hosting Packages’.
- Find the package you want to modify and click on ‘Enable Shell Access’.
How do I use it?
You would use port 2222 to connect to the server via SSH and login with your cPanel username and password using the directions below.