Secure cPanel Login

How Do I Use Shared SSL to Access cPanel?

Use https and your IP address, followed by the secure port number:


This will produce a browser warning, which you must bypass.

If you are familiar with your server name, here is the best method:





  • Note that you can only use shared SSL on a shared server.
  • The server name for resellers will look like or
  • The server name for shared web hosting customers will look like or
  • Please contact us via live chat or phone if you need your server's secure name.

cPanelcPanel is a popular web hosting control panel that helps you manage your hosting account and assists you in creating web sites, managing e-mail addresses, & installing applications to a server.

cPanel is available on all HostGator Linux hosting plans, including Shared Hosting, Reseller Hosting, VPS and Linux Dedicated Servers.