Manage Email Accounts in cPanel

By | 2015-11-21T15:06:13+00:00 November 21st, 2015|

This documentation will give you a step by step instructions to create and manage Email accounts associated with your cPanel domains. You may also refer the following video tutorial : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VRNo6BWai4w   To begin, log in to cPanel and navigate to “Mail” section.   Create New Email Accounts 1: Click on Email Accounts   [...]

The Importance of Backing Up Your Website

By | 2015-11-12T23:11:15+00:00 November 12th, 2015|

Small business websites often represent countless hours and thousands of dollars, if not tens of thousands of dollars, of design and development work. Once websites are launched, routine tasks often fall on SMB managers and owners. While you may enjoy updating the home page with a fresh ad campaign or publishing the occasion blog post, [...]

What if a security hole is found in a program you provide. How can I upgrade?

By | 2015-10-23T08:34:19+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|

If you run cPanel / WHM most software packages will be upgraded automatically when cPanel upgrades. Through shell running /scripts/upcp will upgrade your server software and cpanel. If you run the Admin Center most software packages will be upgraded automatically. You can also run the upgrade program through shell running /admin/upgraderpms -a

Install VSFTPD on centos servers (FTP daemon)

By | 2015-10-23T08:26:26+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|

On centos/RHEL based systems vsftpd is available. To install, become root - we will be using yum going forward. This process is meant to be done on a system with out a control panel (ie cpanel / directadmin) which already provide ftp. install vsftpd yum -y install vsftpd edit /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf I prefer nano, other editors [...]

Installing a lamp stack on Ubuntu / Debian

By | 2015-10-23T08:26:26+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|

On ubuntu, you can install the LAMP stack (apache / php / mysql) using apt For example: apt-get update apt-get install mysql-server apache2 php5-mysql apache2-mpm-prefork Choose your php method: libapache2-mod-php5 - server-side, HTML-embedded scripting language (Apache 2 module)libapache2-mod-fcgid - an alternative module compat with mod_fastcgilibapache2-mod-suphp - Apache2 module to run php scripts with the owner [...]

Can I FTP to the server as root, not as a normal user?

By | 2015-10-09T00:00:00+00:00 October 9th, 2015|

By default we do not have this enabled. SCP/SFTP would be better to use over FTP. For information on these services please see http://trouble-free.net/faq/smartfaq.cgi?answer=1065986400. If you still wish to enabled FTP as root this can be done by editing /etc/proftpd.conf. For information on this see http://proftpd.linux.co.uk/docs/directives/linked/config_ref_RootLogin.html.