How Do I Log into the Web Host Manager? (WHM)

When you signed up for web hosting, the link to your WHM login page, along with your username and password, were emailed to you.

If you would like your welcome email, which contains your login details, sent again, please contact HostGator support.

How to login to WHM

You can access WHM in any of the following ways:

Option 1:

  • If you are familiar with your server name, here is the best method:
https://ServerName:2087

Option 2:

  • Use https and your IP address, followed by the secure port number:
https://YourSitesIPAddress:2087
This will produce a browser warning. Please see the following article for instructions on how to bypass this:
Please contact us via phone or live chat if you need your server's secure name.
If you are unable to access WHM using the secure URLs listed above, the port for WHM (2087) may be blocked by your ISP, router or company (if accessing the internet from your corporate offices).

Webmail Access

Webmail can be accessed in either of the following ways:


PleskWHM is the control panel for administering a server, and allows you to create and manage cPanels, and set certain global settings that apply to all the accounts, or the server.

WHM is available on most of our Linux hosting plans, including Reseller Hosting, VPS and Linux Dedicated Servers.