How to upgrade your hosting account

Applies to:
Professional Hosting
Business Hosting


Time Needed:
5 minutes


This is a quick step-by-step walkthrough for upgrading your Professional Hosting or Business Hosting account via the Control Panel.

Upgrading your VPS

Step 1

Login to your account

Firstly, you'll need to login into your account at

Login to your account

Step 2

Choose 'Manage Servers'

Once you have logged in, click on the 'Manage Servers' icon.

This will bring up a list of servers you have in your account. Simply choose the VPS you wish to manage.

Choose 'Manage Servers'

Step 3

Choose 'Upgrade'

After you have clicked on the server you wish to edit, you will be presented with the 'VPS Overview' page. Please click on the tab labelled 'Upgrade'.

Choose 'Upgrade

Step 4

Choose your upgrade

The 'Upgrade' page provides an overview on your upgrade options. VPS Hosting has 10 different 'units', with incremental increases in specification & price the higher the unit number.

To view the specification of a unit simply click on the unit number (or drag the slider to the relevant place).

Choose your upgrade

Step 5

Ordering your upgrade

When you have decided which unit you wish to upgrade to, click on the unit number (or drag the slider to the relevant place). Then click on the blue button labelled 'Upgrade Now'.

The upgrade will then by added to your shopping basket. At this point you can either add more products to your shopping basket or click on the 'Proceed to Checkout' button and begin the payment process.

Choose your upgrade