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To add an add-on domain in CHI follow these steps:

Step 1: If you have already added the domain as an addon in cPanel, remove it there before proceeding.

Addon Domains are suggested to be added through the CHI panel to work properly.

Step 2: Log in to your CHI account at

Step 3: Click on the Shared Hosting button

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Step 4: Navigate to the Addon Domain Tab:  

  1. Click your domain name on the left hand side of the screen.
  2. Then click on the Addon domains tab.
  3. Then click +Create New Addon Domain

Step 5. Fill in the New Domain, Directory, FTP Username, and Password

Here you are asked to enter the new domain name, directory, and create an FTP account and user specific to this addon domain.


The FTP account can be used to access the domain and website files for this addon domain.

Step 6: Point The Addon Domain DNS To The Server

  Next you will need to point the Domain you just added to the addon. You do this by changing the A record in the DNS to the IP address of the server.