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Changes an FTP account in a given SPanel user account’s password.


tokenstringYesAuthorizing API token – check API Basics for more information.
accountuserstringYesThe SPanel user account that is being managed or viewed.
actionstringYesThe category and function being executed.
usernamestringYesThe username of the FTP account being updated. The FTP account name is accepted with or without the SPanel user account prefix.
passwordstringYesThe new password that should be set to the FTP account.


$endpointUrl = '';

$postData = [
  'token' => 'provided_auth_token',
  'accountuser' => 'spanelio',
  'action' => 'file/ftpaccountpassword',
  'username' => 'newftpuser',
  'password' => 'nEwP4SSWRD',

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt( $ch, CURLOPT_URL, $endpointUrl);
curl_setopt( $ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1);
curl_setopt( $ch, CURLOPT_POST, true);
curl_setopt( $ch, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, http_build_query($postData));
curl_setopt( $ch, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYPEER, false);
curl_setopt( $ch, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYHOST, false);
$jsonOutput = curl_exec( $ch );

You can find more information about the Endpoint URL in our API Basics article.


    "result": "success",
    "data": {
        "msg": "The password for FTP user spanelio_newftpuser has been updated successfully"
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