Change password

This endpoint changes the password of the vPanel user account associated with the provided information.

HTTP Endpoint




curl -X POST -u username:password -d "user=username&pass=password" ""


import requests
from requests.auth import HTTPBasicAuth
from xml.etree.ElementTree import fromstring, ElementTree # Do this if you only want to get the status code.
url = ""
data = {'user': 'username', 'pass': 'password'} # For the username, use the same username you set when creating the account.
response =, params=data, auth=HTTPBasicAuth('username', 'password'))
# Do this if you only want to get the status code.
tree = ElementTree(fromstring(response.content))
root = tree.getroot()
for child in root:
print(child[5].text) # The status code (can either be 0 or 1)



The above request returns XML structured like this:

Changing password for username
Password for username has been changed
Updating ftp passwords for username
Ftp password files updated.
Ftp vhost passwords synced
<statusmsg>Password changed for user username</statusmsg>