Adjusting Disk Space Quotas for each Customers
There can times when the reseller has to adjust the disk space quotas for each customer. Sometimes a user might need more resources as the clients in the reseller account may increase. Here is the step by step guide by which a reseller can adjust the disk space quota of each customer.
Step 1: First and the foremost thing you need is to login to the WHM. For logging in the WHM first and foremost thing is to enter in the ip address in the search bar at the top of the page. Now you need to add /whm at the end of the ip address. Now the whm login screen will be visible to you. Now you can enter the username as well as the password and then click on Login button. Below is the screenshot of the login screen of a WHM.
Step 2: Now you will be seeing a screen, which will be the dashboard of the WHM. Here you will be able to see many options. These are all the applications and the features that a WHM provides. Below is the screenshot of the WHM interface.
Step 3: Now you need type in “list” in the search box which is at the top right corner of a WHM. Once you have typed in you will see many options of which one of the option is List Accounts. You have to click on the List Accounts. Once it is being clicked you will see the list of your clients. The List Accounts will contain the domain name, Ip address of particular domain, username, contact email address and many other important details. Below is the screenshot of the List Account section in a WHM.
Step 4: Once you see the list accounts, you need to click on the +symbol of the account which you want to adjust the space. Now you will be able to see an option which says, Resource limits, where the first option would be Package, where you will see the current package you have purchased. Below is the screenshot of the option available in changing the package.
Step 5: Once you have opted for a new package you will be able to provide higher disk space and quota for the existing customer
Note: In a reseller user cannot modify the current package but you have to choose a new package wit higher resources.
If you do not have other plans you can create a new package by following the below steps and then assign the package to your customer.
Step 1: After Step 2 in Method 1 you can type in “package” in the search bar which is at the top left corner of the screen. You will be able to see various options of which you have to click on add package. Once you have clicked on add package you will be able to see a screen. Below is the screenshot of the interface.
Step 2: In the above mentioned screenshot you will be able to see different resource options available. You just need to enter the package name, and then assign the new resources. Once you create a new package you will be able to assign the resources like disk space quota for a customer.
These were the few simple steps by which you can adjust the disk space quota of a customer.