How to add addon Domain in DirectAdmin ?

If your Linux hosting package includes more than one domain name (website), then you can easily add domains to the server. Before you start adding a new domain that will use a second-level domain name, like, be sure to register this domain name. You can register the new domain.

To host a new website with an addon domain name in DirectAdmin:

  1. Login to DirectAdmin using current username and password.
  2. Once you are logged into your DirectAdmin account, select “ Domain Setup” under the “Account Manager” section.
  3. Next, you will need to click on “ADD NEW” for Add new addon Domain:
  4. Next, you will need to fill out the details of the  addon domain:
  5. Bandwidth :- It is an option to set the data transfer Bandwidth limits on your domain.
  6. Disk Usage :- It is an option where you can set a limit on the domain’s disk storage . ( Note: You can tick on Same as Main account to automatically set the Bandwidth and Disk Usage same as main domain account )
  7. Options :-  Here, you can choose to grant your new domain secure SSL, CGI Access and/or PHP Access. Just tick the box beside the option you want to assign to your new domain and  click on CREATE button.

    Note: Changes to your domain nameservers can take up to 48 hours to propagate.

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