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Increase Maximum Number of Simultaneous Connections in cPanel/WHM

How do I increase the maximum number of simultaneous connections in cPanel/WHM? cPanel/WHM offers two FTP servers; Pure-FTPD and ProFTPd. Pure-FTPD is the default FTP server that’s installed with cPanel/WHM. The following steps are for Pure-FTPD and should allow you to increase the maximum number of simultaneous connections.   Log in to WHM Type “ftp”…

How Long does it Take to Setup My Shared/Business Hosting Account?

Your new shared or business hosting account is pretty much setup instantly. It may take a little more time for the domain(s) to propagate, but you’ll be given a temporary URL to use for accessing your control panel until then. Propagation time, which is the time it takes for your site to be accessible through…

CPU/Memory Usage Reports Explained

Shared and Business hosting accounts have unlimited disc space and unmetered bandwidth. There are, however, limitations in place for CPU usage. The table below should help explain the CPU and PHP memory limits that are in effect for our Business and Shared hosting packages. Note: After 5 Excessive Resource Usage warnings you’d be required to upgrade…

What Version of PHP do You Run?

Shared and Business Hosting Plans are currently using PHP version 7.0.27 as of this writing. You can get all the details on this version from the changelog here. You can always look in your cPanel to find out exactly what version you’re using. In the theme that’s normally the default, Paper Lantern, it’s found on the…

How to Set the Correct Nameserver to Your Domain

How do I Setup Nameservers? This guide will walk you through how to change your Domain Name Server and point it towards the right location, whether you want to point the DNS to Hostwinds servers or another 3rd party location. To change or set the DNS for your domain, follow these steps:   Log in…