Skip to main content

HostMonster Web Hosting Help

VPS or Dedicated Hosting - Assigning Dedicated IPs

If you need to install an SSL certificate to a domain, or if you need a separate IP for one of your cPanel accounts, you will need to assign dedicated IP addresses. To assign a dedicated IP,

  1. Login to the HostMonster cPanel
  2. Click Addons.
  3. Choose the Manage IPs quicknav.
  4. Purchase an IP address by selecting the number of IPs to order and click Order Dedicated IPs.

You already have a certain number of free IPs depending on your hosting plan, but you still must process the free order for IPs to be provisioned for your server.

To get those click Process Free Order in the checkout section.

To assign the domains to specific domains,

  1. Go to the Addons page and click Dedicated IP.
  2. Click Dedicated IP Assigner.
  3. Select the cPanel account you want to assign an IP address to.
  4. Select the IP address you want to assign the account to and click Assign.

To un-assign a dedicated IP, simply assign the account back to the shared IP.

Knowledgebase Article 123,878 views bookmark tags: dedicated ip


Was this resource helpful?

Did this resolve your issue?


Please add any other comments or suggestions about this content:





Recommended Help Content

To help with installing an SSL certificate for an account on a dedicated server through the WHM
Knowledgebase Article 141,795 views tags: assign dedicated server ssl whm

How to install Java in a dedicated server.
Knowledgebase Article 95,191 views tags: dedicated install java server yum

What is the difference between a domain and web hosting?
Knowledgebase Article 286,483 views tags: domain hosting

Related Help Content

This is a tutorial on how to install Git onto the server.
Knowledgebase Article 114,688 views tags: dedicated git install server yum

How to setup name servers for multiple cPanel accounts.
Knowledgebase Article 133,884 views tags: accounts custom dedicated multi multiple nameservers server servers

How to install ClamAV to help with virus protection.
Knowledgebase Article 56,934 views tags: antivirus clamav cpanel dedicated plugin server whm

I tried to assign a domain through the Domain Manager, but it does not allow me to. What is wrong?
Knowledgebase Article 168,224 views tags: addon domain park parked

How to manage the SSL used for cPanel login through the WHM
Knowledgebase Article 114,380 views tags: cpanel dedicated install login manage server ssl

How to modify the Exim Port (Mail Transfer Agent) in the WHM
Knowledgebase Article 47,257 views tags: dedicated exim outgoing port sending server whm

This article will explain some common causes for 500 errors on Dedicated or V.P.S servers.
Knowledgebase Article 42,676 views tags: dedi dedicated error server vps

How do I setup an addon domain or parked domain in my hosting account?
Knowledgebase Article 677,515 views tags: addon domains parked

This site utilizes JavaScript to function correctly. Looks like it's disabled on your browser. Please enable it for your best experience.

For instructions on enabling JavaScript, click here