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  • How to Limit Emails Per Hour in WHM?

    Posted at April 16, 2017 at 9:39 pm by Jithin

    In this tutorial, we are going to see how to set maximum number of emails that can be send from an account in an hour. With InterServer, you could send up to 200 emails per hour. Have you ever wondered why there is a limit on sending emails? Sending a huge number of emails may be seen as spamming and can ruin the email reputation. If the email reputation is poor, some servers will even refuse to receive emails from your server and the emails will be bounced back. To avoid these type of issues   [...]

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    Which Hosting Plan Should I Choose?

    Posted at March 30, 2017 at 10:42 pm by Jithin

    Are you looking for a hosting plan? Confused which one to choose? Shared Hosting, VPS Hosting or Dedicated Hosting? Continue reading this article to help you determine the best plan that suits your requirements.   Shared Hosting Plans These are our most affordable and economical web hosting plans. Shared web hosting means multiple users share one physical server and it's resources. It is recommended for customers that don't have large amount of incoming traffic. Almost every tool and m   [...]

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    When should you upgrade from VPS to a Dedicated Server?

    Posted at March 30, 2017 at 10:42 pm by Jithin

    Both VPS Hosting Plan and Dedicated Hosting Plan are almost similar. How do you know when you should upgrade from a VPS to a Dedicated Server? First let's check what is VPS Hosting and What is Dedicated Hosting.   VPS Hosting Plans A VPS ( Virtual Private Server ) is a shared server platform that mimics all features and functions of a Dedicated server. A VPS will have it's own operating system and customers will get access with full administrative privileges. This means you can inst   [...]

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    Why should you choose Managed Hosting?

    Posted at March 30, 2017 at 10:42 pm by Jithin

    What is managed hosting? Why you should choose Managed Hosting? In this article we can discuss those topics.   What is Managed Hosting? With managed hosting, customers may have access to servers, but they rarely use it. The hosting provider will manage the hardware , operating system, maintenance, and will install and troubleshoot the applications and websites for you.   Is InterServer Web Hosting Fully Managed? All our normal web hosting plans are fully managed. We provides   [...]

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    When should you upgrade a VPS slice?

    Posted at March 30, 2017 at 10:42 pm by Jithin

    You can upgrade or downgrade vps slices from the InterServer customer control panel itself. Let's discuss some situations when you should upgrade a VPS Slice.   If you own a VPS from us then you may already know what is a VPS Slice. For those who don't know, check the description below.   What is a VPS Slice? In simple terms, it's a bundle of system resources. It includes CPU, memory, disk space, and bandwidth. 1 VPS Slice = 1 Core CPU, 1GB Memory, 25GB Disk Space and 25G   [...]

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    When should you upgrade from Shared Hosting to VPS?

    Posted at March 30, 2017 at 10:41 pm by Jithin

    Do you have a shared hosting plan with us? When should you upgrade from shared hosting to a vps? Before we start, you should know the difference between a shared hosting plan and a vps plan.   Shared Hosting Plans These are our most affordable and budget friendly web hosting plans. Shared web hosting means multiple users share one physical server and it's resources. It is recommended for customers that don't receive a large amount of incoming traffic. Almost every tool and module requi   [...]

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    How to Backup and Restore – Breadbasket

    Posted at January 5, 2017 at 4:29 pm by Jithin

    Breadbasket is the control panel that InterServer offers to our VPS customers. Breadbasket is an easy to use control panel and is free of cost.  It is similar to the cPanel interface. It is far enough to run a WordPress website. In this documentation, we are going to see how to take backups and restore them with the Breadbasket control panel.  It is wise to have an updated backup of your website at your personal computer in your home.  Backups-Advantages The backups are recommended beca   [...]

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    Unable to start init, probably incorrect template error in OpenVZ Error

    Posted at December 13, 2016 at 11:37 am by Jithin

    In this tutorial we can learn how to fix the error - "Unable to start init, probably incorrect template error in OpenVZ" OpenVZ OpenVZ is an operating system-level virtualization technology for Linux. It allows Multiple isolated operating system instances, called containers/Virtual Private Servers(VPS)/Virtual Environments(VE) to run on a single physical server.   Init The first action the Linux kernel performs is to execute init program. Init (short for initialization) is a    [...]

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    Advantages of CloudLinux

    Posted at August 22, 2016 at 11:03 am by Jithin

    The CloudLinux OS enhances server strength, security, adaptability, and permits framework executives to track substantial asset utilization in shared facilitating situations. Clients on the committed server are reminded when they are at their asset limit, which keeps away from the punishment of closing the whole site down. They can likewise track CPU, memory or plate I/O with diagrams on their dashboard. A standout amongst the most difficult assignments for any web facilitating supplier is overs   [...]

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    Allowing Passive Mode FTP on an OpenVZ VPS with CSF firewall.

    Posted at November 13, 2015 at 1:41 am by InterServer Staff

    If your VPS runs csf firewall on openvz, you'll need to open up a passive FTP hole in the firewall. With out it, you may see an error like:   Response: 227 Entering Passive Mode (173,214,161,157,31,147) Command: MLSD Error: Connection timed out Error: Failed to retrieve directory listing   For example, on a cpanel server /etc/csf/csf.conf may show:   # Allow incoming TCP portsTCP_IN = "20,21,22,25,28,53,80,110,143,443,465,587,993,995,2077,2078,2082,2083,2086,2087,2095,2096"    [...]

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    VPS I/O Speeds

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:30 am by InterServer Staff

    IO Test for Openvz VPS   Timing cached reads: 14432 MB in 2.00 seconds = 7225.12 MB/secTiming buffered disk reads: 378 MB in 3.01 seconds = 125.48 MB/sec   dd if=/dev/zero of=test bs=64k count=16k conv=fdatasync16384+0 records in16384+0 records out1073741824 bytes (1.1 GB) copied, 10.5814 s, 101 MB/s

    Set Windows VPS / quickserver Password

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:28 am by InterServer Staff

    The server has no password set. To set it the first login will vnc will require you to set a password.   Log into https://my.interserver.netOn the main page select your VPS package. For example https://i.is.cc/qsG5vzV.png you would clikc under name the windows vps id.On the next page on the left side click VNC (http://i.is.cc/qsIRat0.png)Then click connect to desktop with HTML5 vnc (http://i.is.cc/qsLNUbi.png)If your browser does not support java or html 5, instead on this page click the   [...]

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    Purchase additional ips on a VPS

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:28 am by InterServer Staff

    Additional ips can be purchased in our https://my.interserver.net portal and log in with your email address. Select your VPS from the top right drop down menu, or under the VPS -> List VPS menu. Current design) Open the system management tab: Click the option "Purchase Additional IP" New Design) Under the up coming my.interserver.net design the option Purchase additional IP will appear under billing on the left side. Notes) Up to 7 additional ips can be purchased at $1 / mo, depending on   [...]

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    Reset OpenVZ root password through https://my.interserver.net

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:28 am by InterServer Staff

    You can reset your root password on your OpenVZ server through https://my.interserver.net. To begin, log into https://my.interserver.net with your login and password. Select the VPS using the top right drop down menu or VPS-> list vps. This brings you to the VPS information page. Click the arrow next to system management to open that interface. Select "Change Root Password" Enter your new root password twice. Once submitted the root password will be reset with in two minutes.

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    Instant Setup VPS

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:27 am by InterServer Staff

    Nowadays, your business won't be able to do as well as it should if it doesn't have a website that provides users with more information about the company as well as the products and services that you're offering. Of course, if you want to get the most out of your website, you will need to make sure that you invest money on your site to make it more attractive and easily found by your target market. One crucial investment that you will need to make is with regard to your website's web host. While   [...]

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    How to update and pay with a credit card at https://my.interserver.net

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:25 am by InterServer Staff

    To enable credit cards log into https://my.interserver.net with your email address as the username. If you have lost your password please reset it at https://my.interserver.net/password.php. Once logged in at the TOP of the page look for a link called Billing. Once updated go to update personal information. At this interface you can select credit card or paypal as payment options. If credit card is selection, an additional option can be selected called "Automatically charge my credit card" to    [...]

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    How to Remote Desktop to VPS

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:25 am by InterServer Staff

    Step 1. Setting Password over VNC. HOW TO LOGIN:1. login to my.interserver.net2. click on "VPS" menu at the top3. click on the wrench icon next to the vps you just ordered.4. Click on VNC link on the left hand side menu.  ( If you do not see a vnc link you did not oder KVM/Windows VVPS). 5. "Click to connect to desktop with HTML5 VNC" button.    To set the password, send ctrl + alt + delete in VNC.   Enter your password twice and click on the arrow to the right.    [...]

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    How to Copy Files To Windows VPS with Remote Desktop

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:11 am by InterServer Staff

    You can gain access to your disk drives on the local computer during a Remote Desktop session. You can redirect the local disk drives, including the hard disk drives, CD-ROM disk drives, floppy disk drives, and mapped network disk drives so that you can transfer files between the local host and the remote computer in the same way that you copy files from a network share. You can use Microsoft Windows Explorer to view the disk drives and files for each redirected disk drive. Alternatively, you ca   [...]

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    How to cancel your VPS

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:11 am by InterServer Staff

    Hello, At any time you can cancel your VPS in https://my.interserver.net First, log into https://my.interserver.net with your email address and password. Select the vps from the top right drop down menu, or open the VPS tab at the top and open list vps. On the VPS information page, which shows the IP address and other information, one section is Billing Status. You will see Billing Status active (cancel) - where cancel is a clickable link. Click cancel to continue with the cancellation. The   [...]

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    DirectAdmin Installation

    Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:06 am by InterServer Staff

    Installation Instructions for DirectAdmin are available at http://www.directadmin.com/installguide.htmlLogin as root and download the setup.sh file # wget http://www.directadmin.com/setup.sh Hint: Use "fetch" instead of "wget" on FreeBSD systems.   Change permissions on the setup.sh file   # chmod 755 setup.sh Run    [...]

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    Cancel a VPS

    Posted at October 8, 2015 at 1:40 pm by InterServer Staff

    A VPS can be cancelled directly through our https://my.interserver.net portal. If you have lost your password use https://my.interserver.net/password.php Log into your portal, and select the VPS from the top right drop down menu, or under the "Your Packages" section on the main login screen. On the VPS information page there a table that shows Type / Cost / Billing Status / Power status Next to Billing Status click (cancel) A cancellation will be immediate and the VPS will shut dow   [...]

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