Account Creation Status: failed. A database owner with the name <account-name> already exists.
I have deleted the account from the WHM but while recreating it, I was getting below error –
Account Creation Status: failed
A database owner with the name <account-name> already exists…
It’s a bug in the cPanel system, where some configuration files are not removed by the account-deletion scripts.
1. Go to /var/cpanel/databases
2. Find the following two entries for the terminated (deleted) account name:
3. Delete these two files.
4. Now, successfully recreate the terminated account via WHM.
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