How to Install WordPress on a subdomain Using Softaculous

Due to a DirectAdmin change within the structure of access to the subdomains, WordPress cannot be installed directly on a subdomain without a small workaround.  

Please open a support ticket from your client area ( with the following information:

subdomain you would like WordPress installed on
admin username
admin password
admin email address you would like attached to the install

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