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cPanel Zone Editor

A website has many resource records assigned to it. These are used to identify specific locations within the server for different services. For example, when you log into your mail, you can use the URL webmail.yourdomainname.com. The server looks for the DNS record associated with webmail.yourdomainname.com and knows to send you to the Webmail login…

Definition of Reseller WHM Functions

These definitions should help you understand most of the options you see in your WHM reseller account. Server Configuration   Basic cPanel & WHM Setup – Displays your basic server settings Change Root Password – Changes your root password Configure cPanel Cron Jobs – Allows you to configure Cron jobs that will run as the…

How to Change Your Windows Hostname

How Do I Change my Windows Hostname? This article will cover how to change a Windows hostname running the following operating systems:   Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2   Please note that you’ll need to be logged into your server before proceeding.   Windows Server 2008 R2   Click on the Start…

How to Setup Your Prosper202 Server

Prosper202 is a self hosted package of affiliate tools generally used for click tracking or PPC analytics. At Hostwinds we are proud to offer this service to our clients and we will perform the installation for you at no additional charge when you purchase the Prosper202 hosting package. Let’s take a look at the initial…

How to Install and Run Clamscan

How to install ClamAV ClamAV or Clamscan is a malware scanner for Linux. It will often catch things that are malicious, such as PHP scripts, bad emails, etc. On your Linux server, it is very easy to install and run Clamscan, however you’ll need to be familiar with how to SSH into your server. If…

How to Manually Configure Your Server with a Domain and Website on Prosper202

How to Configure Your Server with a Domain and Website   Login to your server via SSH Change the following in /etc/named.conf file using the nano text editor  

  Add the following to the end of the file:  

  Press Ctrl+x then y to approve changes then enter to save.  …

How to Create Distribution Lists

Creating Mail Distribution Lists can help save time when you need to send an email to multiple people at once. Let’s take a look at how to create a distribution list in ZPanel, please note that you’ll need to be logged into your ZPanel admin area before continuing.   How Do I Create Distribution Lists…