How to block country in DirectAdmin hosting

By | 2021-11-20T04:25:24+00:00 November 20th, 2021|

1) log in to the DirectAdmin Control Panel. 2) Got to file manager >> locate .htaccess file (/home/domainname/public_html/.htaccess) 3. Now right click on the .htaccess file and select Edit in the new tab. And then add the below-given code, click on the Save file icon. <IfModule mod_geoip.c> RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{ENV:GEOIP_COUNTRY_CODE} ^US$ RewriteRule ^(.*)$ - [...]

How to fix ‘OpenLiteSpeed is functioning normally’ error?

By | 2021-07-31T06:09:14+00:00 July 31st, 2021|

'OpenLiteSpeed is functioning normally' error mostly happens when we're using free Open Source 'LiteSpeed' webserver. This webserver is most frequently used for individual sites that don't change often. This is because OpenLiteSpeed requires a restart to load any new .htaccess file. We can fix this issue by just restarting the 'Litespeed' webserver in Directadmin via [...]

Schedule Automatic Backup to Interserver Storage Plan from Directadmin and WHM VPS

By | 2024-02-18T12:12:41+00:00 July 31st, 2021|

The backups are an inevitable part of the websites/servers while considering the importance of the data that we're dealing with. Interserver offers backups for all our shared accounts (Standard, Wordpress Managed, Reseller and Boost) via the Jetbackup service. For VPS and Dedicated servers, we have Storage plans. Storage plans easily work as a destination for [...]

Manual Installation of WordPress on VPS(DirectAdmin)

By | 2021-07-31T01:25:09+00:00 July 30th, 2021|

Login to the DirectAdmin Control Panel. Search for Create Database and click on it. Enter the database username and password and click on create a database. Once the database is created it will pop up a message saying Database Created. Now search for File Manager and click on it. Make sure to follow this path [...]

Install WordPress on DirectAdmin Using softaculous Application Installer

By | 2023-10-31T17:12:13+00:00 July 26th, 2021|

Login to using the email address and password that you have used during the time of signup. Click on Login to DirectAdmin.     scroll down. Locate Extra features >> Softacolous Auto Installer click on it. Click on WordPress   S   Click on Install. It will redirect to the WordPress installation page. Here [...]

Openlitespeed Installation: Directadmin

By | 2021-05-09T07:52:04+00:00 May 9th, 2021|

Openlitespeed is the open source webserver provided by LiteSpeed Web Server Enterprise. It's frequently used only for individual sites that don't change often. This is because OpenLiteSpeed requires a restart to load any new .htaccess file. So if you often see 'OpenLiteSpeed is functioning normally' error after creating new domain/subdomain etc, restarting the 'Litespeed' service [...]

Steps to Install ClamAV (Virus Scanner) on Directadmin

By | 2021-05-09T07:51:04+00:00 May 9th, 2021|

ClamAV is a free software, cross-platform and open-source antivirus software toolkit able to detect many types of malicious software, including viruses. It includes a number of utilities: a command-line scanner, automatic database updater and a scalable multi-threaded daemon, running on an anti-virus engine from a shared library. Here we're explaining steps to install ClamAV in [...]

Install WordPress on DirectAdmin Using Installatron

By | 2021-07-26T20:58:02+00:00 January 21st, 2021|

WordPress is a very powerful content management system (CMS) available for free. We can use WordPress to make local business websites or personal blogs or any other kind of custom website too. WordPress uses PHP as a programming language and MySQL as a database management system. We can install plugins in WordPress to add extra [...]

Install rspamd and redis on DirectAdmin

By | 2020-12-08T20:27:36+00:00 December 8th, 2020|

This is based on Centos8. Using epel-release, it may be possible to do the same changes on centos7. Rspamd is a much faster anti spam system, that replaces spamassasin. Directadmin supports rspamd, however, custombuild does not install redis which is recommended for rspamd.   To start the install, first install redis via yum   yum [...]

Migrate Accounts from cPanel to DirectAdmin

By | 2020-07-11T11:01:17+00:00 July 11th, 2020|

cPanel is one of the most common and widely used control panels. But cPanel has recently announced a massive increase in their pricing scheme. This increase in the price schema has impacted so many customers and businesses. So, customers are now migrating their cPanel sites to other control panels, and some of them are migrating [...]