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1)Configure cPanel Cron Times 2)Setup Spamd Startup Configuration 3)Control Gameserver Limits 4)Configure cPsupport 5)Configure Support Request Submission 6)Configure ClamAV Scanner 7)Mod Security 8)Addon Script Manager

Overview The Account Functions Menu allows you to control many aspects of end-user accounts on your system. Using this menu, you can create domain accounts, modify accounts, suspend accounts, change an account’s...

1)Change Site’s IP address 2)Create a New Account 3)Disable or Enable Demo Mode 4)Email All Users 5)Install Servlets 6)Limit Bandwidth Usage 7)Manage Shell Access 8)Modify Suspended Account Page 9)Modify an...

1)List Accounts 2)List Parked Domains 3)List Subdomains 4)List Suspended Accounts 5)Show Accounts OverQuota 6)View Bandwidth Usage

Overview The List Account function displays all of the accounts on your server. It displays a variety of detailed information including the account’s domain name, IP address, user name, contact email, partition...

Overview cPanel and WHM automatically saves a backup version of the following three files whenever they are changed:   httpd.conf named.conf proftpd.conf   You can revert to any of the previously...

This means that the cgi script did not execute properly. There are several causes that can generate this error so a few things would need to be checked. 1) check the /var/log/httpd/suexec_log. It contains any errors...

Overview This function displays a table of the processes that use CPU, memory, and MySQL. The table displays who is using the process, CPU usage %, Memory usage %, and MySQL usage.   Steps 1 To access the...

Overview This function allows you to change the IP address associated with multiple accounts. You can use this function to change a group of accounts to be associated with one specific IP address.   Steps 1 To...

You should change your server root password occasionally to maximize your site security. You should always change this password if you think someone else has access to your WebHost Manager account. NOTE: Do not give...

Overview This function allows you to change the IP address associated with a domain name.     Steps 1 To access the Account Functions Menu, click on Account Functions, on the main screen of your cPanel...

Overview The Mail Manager area enables you to forward system mail to specific locations, if required. You can set forwarding rules on four separate system users:   root – the administrative user on the...

netstat --listen lsof -i Of the two, lsof is by far the most detailed.

This tweak will disable the system’s c and c++ compilers for unprivileged users. Many canned exploits require a working c compiler on the system. Unprivileged users usually have no reason to compile anything so...

Overview You can specify how often backups occur and where backups are placed – either on the same server or on a separate backup drive. You can also specify the specific parts of the backup process that are...

Overview DNS Clustering allows you to keep DNS records synchronized across multiple servers.       Steps 1 To access the Cluster / Remote Access Menu, click on Cluster / Remote Access, on the main...

Overview The Contact Manager enables you to set priority levels on which alerts are sent to you and when. You can set the priority rating on each contact method, which indicates what level of priority is sent to that...

1. Log into your cPanel (http://www.yourdomain.com:2082). 2. Click on the “MySQL Databases” link. This will display the “MySQL Account Maintenance” screen. 3. Now scroll down to where it says...

Overview WebHost Manager enables you to quickly add new accounts. To do this, you simply fill in the fields to specify the account details. Using packages will speed up this process considerably – refer to...

How to create a simple mail list via cPanel ? If you send regular emails to a small list of customers/subscribers/friends you can create a very simple mail list via your cPanel if your ISP does not provide this feature...

1)Add a DNS Zone 2)Add an A Entry for your Hostname 3)Delete a DNS Zone 4)Edit a DNS Zone 5)Edit an MX Entry 6)Edit Zone Templates 7)Establish a Trust Relationship With a Primary Nameserve 8)Park or Point a Domain...

1)Format/Mount a new Hard Drive 2)Optimize EIDE Hard Drives

1)Manage Mail Queue 2)Mail Troubleshooter 3)Repair Mailbox permissions 4)View Mail Statistics 5)View Relayers

Overview WebHost Manager enables you to send an email to all users on your server at any time. By default this email only goes to direct account holders, but you can specify that the email should be sent to all...

Overview SuExec is an Apache feature that gives users the ability to run CGI and SSI programs using user IDs that are different from the user ID of the calling web server. This effectively means that CGI and SSI...

Overview This function allows you to modify the behavior of exim by changing certain exim configuration settings.   NOTE: You can edit the exim configuration file by clicking on Switch to Advanced Mode.  ...

Overview You can change between two different FTP servers, Proftpd and Pure-ftpd, as required. The advantages and disadvantages of both servers are shown in the displayed screen capture.   You can also enable or...

Overview If you are having problems with SuExec and CGI permissions, you can use this function to fix the permissions in suexec_log for your CGI scripts.     Steps 1 To access the Account Functions Menu,...

Overview A Forceful Server Reboot forces the system to restart and may not always shutdown all running processes. This process should not be used unless a Graceful Server Reboot does not work.     Steps 1...

1)Install FrontPage Extensions 2)Install FrontPage Mail Extensions 3)Uninstall FrontPage Extensions

FrontPage  is an extremely popular web site design tool. In order to support clients who use FrontPage, you need to install FrontPage extensions on their site so that the FrontPage’s “quirks” will...

To Gracefully reboot your server please do the following: 1. Log into WHM. 2. Search reboot in the top left hand corner. 3. Select Graceful Reboot. 4. Hit OK.

1)      How can I create an Addon domain in my Cpanel Before you add an addon domain make sure that the domain is registered and using the same name servers as your primary domain is...

a)      Login to cpanel of your websiteb)      Search for Backups option under files menu and click on itc)       You should see an option...

a)      Login to cpanel of your website b)      Scroll down and locate the icon of phpmyadmin under Databases Menu    ...

a)      Login to CPanel of your websiteb)      Search for the Parked domains option and click on it c)       In the New Domain Name...

a)      Login to the CPanel of your websiteb)      Search for “IP deny Manager” option under Security Menu and click on...

a)      Login to the CPanel of your websiteb)      Search for the option of Email Accounts , click on it c)       You should see the...

a)      Login to CPanel and click on subdomains b)      You should see a list of subdomains , scroll down , under actions click on remove to remove the subdomain

a)      Login to the cpanel of your websiteb)      Search the option for Redirects under domains menu and click on it c)       You...

Hotlinking protection option in CPanel protects your website from linking to files and images on your websitea)      Login to CPanel of your websiteb)      Search for...

a)      Login to your websites CPanelb)      Search for Backup option and click on it c)       Now here on this page Click on...

a)      Open up your favorite browserb)      In the address bar of the browse type in the URL as belowhttps://yourdomainname.com/webmail  OR...

a)      Login to your website CPanelb)      Search for the option of  “Password Protection” under security  and click on...

a)      Login to cpanel of your websiteb)      Search for Mysql Databses option and click on it c)       On the next screen , under...

a)      Login to cpanel of your website b)      Search for Backups option and click on it     c)       You should see a...

To create Domains:1. Login to Plesk2. Click on “Website and Domains” tab3. Scroll Down and click on “Add new domain”4. Fill out the requested information5. Click the OK button To create Sub...

Login to Plesk Administrator Click on Tools & Utilities Click on IP Addresses Click on the IP Address your wanting to assign To make this a Private IP (Exclusive) make sure the Exclusive radio button is chosen...

How to Change  Exim SMTP IP Address on Linux Server: You can change the IP address that exim uses to send mail by changing the following in my exim.conf a follows: remote_smtp: driver = smtp to: remote_smtp:...

a)      Login to CPanel of your websiteb)      Search for the options of cron job under Advanced Menu and click on it c)       Enter...

Log in to the Plesk Server Administration Panel. Click on Subscriptions. Click on the domain you wish to modify. Click on the tab that reads Change Hosting Settings. Select the new IP address in the drop down menu...

a)      Login to cpanel of your websiteb)      Search for Mysql Databases option and click on itc)       Scroll down and you should see an...

To get to the DNS editor, do the following: Log into Plesk Under Hosting Services, click on Domains Find the domain in question, and click on the corresponding link that says “Control Panel” (on the far...

a)      Login to CPanel of your websiteb)      Click on FTP Accounts under Files Menuc)       You should now see existing FTP...

a)      Login to the CPanel of your websiteb)      Search for the sub domain option under Domains and click on it c)       In drop...

a)      Login to cpanel of your websiteb)      Search for Mysql Databases option under databases menu , click on it c)       Now in...

a)      Login to cpanel of your websiteb)      Search for Mysql Databases option and click on itc)       Scroll down and you should see an...

a)      Login to your websites CPanelb)      Under Mail menu click on Email Accountsc)       Scroll down and you should see the existing...

a)      Login to cpanel of your website b)      Search for phpmyadmin icon under databases menu c)       Click on it , it should open...

a)      Login to your cpanel b)      Search for Addon domains option and click on it     c)       You should see the list...

1)Add a New IP Address 2)Change Site’s IP Address 3)IP Migration Wizard (RC2) 4)Rebuild the IP Address Pool 5)Show IP Address Usage 6)Show or Delete Current IP Addresses 7)Show/Edit Reserved IPs

Overview You can enable WebHost Manager to set disk space quotas for the accounts on your server. Quotas are essential for the cPanel and WHM to calculate the amount of disk space used by the accounts on the server....

Overview FrontPage® is an extremely popular web site design tool. In order to support clients who use FrontPage, you need to install FrontPage extensions on their site so that the FrontPage’s...

This function allows you to install Tomcat on a specific hosting account. To access the Account Functions Menu, click on Account Functions, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager interface. Click on Install...

Following is the  step-by-step instruction on how to install DrWEB antivirus on Linux server running CPanel : I. Doing backups Following files are need to be saved: /etc/exim.conf /etc/antivirus.exim or...

#  Free Installation! #  Unlimited Domains per Server! #  Complete Server Administration Interface! #  Fully Featured Domain Owner Interface! #  Separate Server Administrator, Reseller and...

Overview This function allows you to limit the bandwidth an account may use per month. You can also limit the total bandwidth that a user may use per month.       Steps 1 To access the Account...

Overview This function displays all domains that are parked on top of another domain. Steps 1 To access the Account Information Menu, click on Account Information, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager...

Overview WebHost Manager enables you to list all subdomains on your server. This function will display all subdomains and parked domains, sorted by domain name.     Steps 1 To access the Account...

Overview This function allows you to list all the accounts that have been suspended on your server.     Steps 1 To access the Account Information Menu, click on Account Information, on the main screen of...

a)      Open up your favourite browser b)      Browse the link as https://yourdomainname.com:2083 or https://yourdomainname.com/cpanel   OR https://serverip:2083 c)       Login with your website’s cpanel username...

It will be in /usr/local/directadmin/scripts/setup.txt if you haven’t delete it yet or changed the password. If you have already changed it after install: – To change it from ssh as root you can just type:...

Overview You need to add an IP address for a nameserver when you create a new nameserver. Steps 1 To access the Networking Setup Menu, click on Networking Setup, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager interface....

Overview Shell Access allows an account holder to log into the web server using SSH. You can specify what particular shell each account uses when they log in.   WARNING: Shell Access provides a level of access...

Overview WebHost Manager includes a function that automatically calculates the memory limit needed by Apache and resets the memory used by Apache to that amount. This frees up your memory for other operations, and is...

Overview The Change Hostname option enables you to change the hostname of your server. It is important to choose a hostname that will not be used for any account, and the hostname must be socially acceptable, as it...

Overview The resolver configuration file (/etc/resolv.conf) is a configuration file for name server routines. Normally you do not need to modify resolv.conf.   NOTE: Do not modify the IP values unless you know...

Overview The Suspended Account page is the HTML page that account holders will see when they attempt to log into a suspended account. You can modify the default page to contain your specific contact information and...

Overview If you need to change the attributes of an account you have already created, you can do so by modifying the account rather than deleting it and creating a new account. By modifying an account, you can change...

MX Records (or mail exchange records) are special server settings that help to control the routing of your email. By default, your email is currently routed through our server. If you wish to route your mail to a...

Overview This function allows you to change certain attributes of many accounts at a time. These attributes include: The owner of the account (reseller), the theme the account is using, the date the account was...

This function enables you to set up your own nameservers. If you chose to add your own nameservers during the installation of WebHost Manager , your nameserver information is already listed here.   NOTE: It is...

1)Add Packages 2)Delete Packages 3)Edit Packages 4)Feature Manager

Overview You can change an account holder’s password, if required. This is usually only necessary when an account holder cannot remember their password as they can change their password if they know their current...

Php’s open_basedir protection prevents users from opening files outside of their home directory with php scripts. You can use this function to select which accounts cannot open files outside of their home...

Overview WebHost Manager can perform a quick security scan of your server that attempts, in test mode, to shut down various essential services. If any of these tests succeed, there has most likely been a security...

Overview The Quota Editor allows you to alter how much disk space an account is allowed.     Steps 1 To access the Account Functions Menu, click on Account Functions, on the main screen of your WebHost...

The WebHost Manager  Reseller Center allows you to give reseller privileges to users, control their reselling abilities, and more. Within the Reseller Center, you can perform a variety of tasks involving your...

You can restart any of the available services on the web server at any time. You can restart the following services: Mail Server (Exim) DNS/Name Server (BIND) FTP Server (ProFTPd) SQL Server (MySQL) SSH Server (OpenSSH)...

Overview You can restore all backup files that you have created using WebHost Manager.   NOTE: WebHost Manager copies over each previous backup with the latest backup. For example, each daily backup copies over...

Overview This feature allows you to restore full backups, cPanel backups and cPanel move files. You can use this feature to restore a single account that has been backed up, or a cpmove file from another server that...

Overview You can restore multiple backups at one time. You can only restore multiple backups of the same type: daily, weekly, or monthly.     Steps 1 To access the Backup Menu, click on Backup, on the...

Overview The SMTP tweak will prevent users from bypassing the mail server to send mail (this is a common practice used by spammers). It will only allow the MTA (mail transport agent), mailman, and root to connect to...

1)Additional MySQL Access Hosts 2)Change a User or Database Password 3)MySQL Root Password 4)Postgres Config 5)Repair a Databse 6)Reset Local MySQL Password 7)Setup Remote MySQL Root Password 8)Show MySQL processes...

1)Change Server Certificates 2)Reset Server Certificates 3)SSL Manager

Overview WebHost Manager includes a function that enables you to scan your server for Trojan Horses. A Trojan Horse is a malicious, security-breaking program that is disguised as something benign, such as a directory...

The Security area deals with security issues. From scanning for security beaches and Trojan Horses to modifying Apache’s memory usage limit, these functions can be used to increase the security on your system....

Overview This function displays information about the hardware and software configuration on your server. This includes processor type and speed, memory information, system software, drive information, memory usage,...

1)Apache Status 2)CPU/Memory/MySQL Usage 3)Server Information 4)Service Status

Overview The Server Time area enables you to set the time zone for your server clock. You can also synchronize your server time with the displayed time in your browser. Your server time needs to be correct for your...

Overview This function displays information about Apache. Most of the information is displayed in a table with a key to the symbols used underneath the table.       Steps 1 To access the Server...

Overview The Service Manager area enables you to start and stop available services on your server. The following services are available:   antirelayd – The Daemon controlling POP before SMTP clamd...

Overview This function displays what services are running on your server, as well as server load, memory usage, swap usage, and hard drive space usage. Running services have a green circle next to them, while failed...

Overview This function allows you to change the Bandmin Password for a specific user.       Steps 1 To access the Service Configuration Menu, click on Service Configuration, on the main screen of...

Solution 1. Log into your cPanel (http://www.yourdomain.com:2082). 2. Click on the “MySQL Databases” link. This will display the “MySQL Account Maintenance” screen. 3. Scroll down to where it...

Overview A Remote Access Key is used for automatic account creation scripts, external billing software, and various other applications that need to call WebHost Manager to create, remove, or modify accounts. A Perl and...

Overview WebHost Manager is installed with Shell Fork Bomb Protection against Telnet/SSH users using all of the server resources and causing a system crash. This protection can be disabled or re-enabled as required....

Overview This function allows you to list all of the accounts on your server that have exceeded their disk space quota.     Steps 1 To access the Account Information Menu, click on Account Information, on...

Overview The Show Reseller Accounts function displays a list of the resellers on your server and the accounts owned by each reseller.     Steps 1 To access the Resellers Menu, click on Resellers, on the...

1)Update Apache 2)Check / Repair a Perl Script 3)Install a Perl Module 4)Install a RPM 5)Rebuild RPM Database 6)Update Server Software 7)Update System Software

Overview WebHost Manager enables you to suspend problematic accounts. Suspension simply means that no web site pages are served to accounts, no FTP connections are accepted, and all email is blocked. Suspension is the...

1)Background Process Killer 2)Show Current CPU Usage 3)Show Current Disk Usage 4)Show Current Running Processes

1)Forceful Server Reboot 2)Graceful Server Reboot

Overview The System Reboot Menu allows you to check on the status of your server and display a lot of valuable information about your server.   To access the System Reboot Menu, click on System Reboot, on the...

Overview This function allows you to remove multiple accounts from your server at the same time. This can be useful when a reseller has defaulted on payment, or switched to another provider. Please note that this will...

Overview WebHost Manager enables you to quickly delete an account and all files associated with that account. However, you can always just suspend an account if you wish for it to be inactive but not removed.  ...

Overview This tweak will disable the system’s traceroute utility.     Steps 1 To access the Server Setup Menu, click on Server Setup, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager interface. Then,...

1)Copy an account from another server 2)Copy an account from another server with account password 3)Copy multiple accounts from an Alab*nza Server 4)Copy Multiple accounts from another server 5)Review copied Accounts

Overview This menu allows you to configure certain security settings as to protect your server from exploits.   To access the Server Setup Menu, click on Server Setup, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager...

Overview You can change a large number of global settings on your server. These changes affect all users of the machine, including yourself, resellers, and resellers’ customers.   NOTE: Many of the options...

Overview You can modify an account by upgrading or downgrading the package used for the account. This enables you to make wide-ranging changes quickly and consistently according to your pricing and package structure....

To enable SSL, do the following: Select Domain info in the Domain Settings menu. Click the Edit icon in the Web Service field. Enable SSL for the domain in the list. One the page that appears, scroll down to SSL...

Overview This function allows you to view the total amount of bandwidth used on your server per month. Bandwidth usage is shown in total and also broken down per account.   NOTE: Only HTTP, POP mail, and FTP...

1)Delete a SSL Host 2)Generate an SSL cerificate and signing Request 3)Install an SSL Certificate and Setup the Domain 4)List SSL Hosts 5)Purchase and Install SSL Certificate

1)Addon Modules 2)Addon Scripts 3)Branding 4)Enable/Disable Outlook® AutoConfig 5)Modify cPanel/WebHost Manager News 6)Reset a Mailman Password 7)Reset a Shopping Cart 8)Synchronize FTP Passwords 9)Upgrade to Latest...

Overview The Edit Setup area enables you to edit your server configuration settings that you created during the installation and initial log on process. This includes editing your master IP address, BIND version,...

Overview Apache’s mod_userdir allows users to view their sites by entering a tilde(~) and their username as the URL on a specific host. For example http://test.cpanel.net/~fred will bring up the user Fred’s...

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