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So, I just bought my first VPS and chose the OS to be Centos + cPanel, using the VPS Control Panel.

The trouble is that I can't figure out the URL to get to cPanel afterwards.

I tried http://server.name:2086 and http://server.name/cpanel but with no luck. Any ideas?

PS: http://server.name correctly serves the Apache 2 Test Page.

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Ask your provider, this is probably a FAQ. –  David Mackintosh Jan 6 '11 at 5:18

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SSH into the machine, and take a look at the 'netstat -anp' output. WHM is probably running on a non-standard port.

If you can't connect even with the right port, contact your provider.

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Domain name should point to the server correct IP. But it would be better using the link like below: http://192.168.1.1:2086 - for WHM access

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