The modify_accounts Script

Valid for versions 104 through the latest version



Last modified: January 21, 2022


You can use the /usr/local/cpanel/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/modify_accounts script to set existing cPanel accounts to use a new theme.

Run the script

To use this script, run the following command as the root user:

/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/modify_accounts --theme=theme_name [options]

In this example, theme_name represents the name of the theme to which you wish to set for the package.


The /usr/local/cpanel/scripts/modify_accounts script accepts the following arguments:

Options Description Example
--theme Required

The theme name that you wish to assign to the account. Specify the jupiter theme or the name of another valid theme that exists on the server.
/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/modify_accounts –theme=jupiter
--users A comma-separated list of the cPanel accounts that you wish to modify.
/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/modify_accounts –theme=jupiter –users=user1,user2
--all-users Update all of the cPanel accounts that exist on the server.
/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/modify_accounts –theme=jupiter –all-users
--all-users-from-reseller Update all of the cPanel accounts that a specific reseller owns.

This argument only accepts one reseller value.
/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/modify_accounts –theme=jupiter –all-users-from-reseller=reseller

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