Limit Bandwidth Usage
Valid for versions 82 through the latest version
Last modified: September 29, 2020
This interface enables you to change the allotted bandwidth for an account. Bandwidth measures the amount of data that your server transfers. Set appropriate bandwidth limits for each account on your server. For example, users who wish to host video content need more bandwidth than a user who only hosts a blog.
You may notice discrepancies between the bandwidth information that WHM provides and the information that log processing programs (such as AWStats, Webalizer, or Analog Stats) provide. For more information, read our Apparent Discrepancies in Bandwidth Usage Statistics documentation.
Change the bandwidth limit
To change the bandwidth limit for an account, select the account that you want to modify. When you select an account, WHM displays information about that account:
Information that displays when you select an account from the Account Selection list.
To change the bandwidth limit for the account, perform the following steps:
Enter the new bandwidth limit in the available text box.