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How to Change the Root MYSQL Password For WHM

How do I Change the Root MySQL Password Using WHM? In some cases you may need to change your root MySQL password. Although this can be done via SSH, you can also do this quite easily through WHM. Let’s take a look at the steps required to change the root MySQL password through WHM. Please…

Creating a Downloadable File in cPanel

How do I Create a Downloadable File in cPanel? In some instances you may find that you need to make a file available to download through your website. Essentially the file would first need to be uploaded to your website and then you’ll need to make sure that the permissions for the file have been…

Definition of Domains Icons

The Domains section lets you set or modify things from Subdomains to Redirects and anything in between.     In this article we we’ll provide a brief description of each icon that is found within this section.     This interface allows you to create a website from a list of available templates.    …

cPanel Virus Scan

How to Use the Virus Scanner in cPanel This article describes how to use the virus scanner in cPanel to scan your account files for viruses, trojan horses, and other types of malware. You can scan e-mail files, files in public web and FTP directories, or your entire account. By default, the cPanel virus scanner…

Definition of Security Icons

The Security section in cPanel allows you to keep your site protected and secure from a wide variety of potential threats.     In this article we will briefly cover each option that is available via this interface.     This interface allows you to manage SSH access via SSH Keys.     You can…

Definition of Software/Services Icons

The Software section provided in cPanel grants you access to not only install new software for your site, but to also manage currently installed software.  Let’s going over each of the icons and what they can do for your site.     Cloudflare The CloudFlare interface allows you to manage if CloudFlare is enabled for…

Definition of Databases Icons

The Database section in cPanel allows you to administer every aspect of your MySQL database. Using this interface you can do things such as create new databases, add users to existing databases, and manage database tables to name a few. It is suggested to create all new databases through cPanel before working with them directly.…

Definition of Preferences

The Preferences section in cPanel allows you to customize your cPanel experience by allowing you to modify settings such as the language and the cPanel theme that is used.     In this article we will briefly go over each option that is available in this section.     You can change your account password…