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How to Install ClipBucket


How to Install ClipBucket


This will walk you through steps to install the Hostwinds Cloud optimized version of ClipBucket with Pseudo-Streaming Enabled. Please ensure that you have configured your server using the our guide: Here’s how to prepare the server for ClipBucket:


  1. Download Our Archive of ClipBucket from the following link:
  2. Create a MYSQL Database for your ClipBucket install
    1. Login to cPanel
    2. Click MySQL Database Wizard
    3. Follow the steps on the screen (Remember to give the DB User full privileges)
  3. Connect to your server via FTP
    1. This can be done by using the following information
    2. Host : server IP Address
    3. User : cPanel User Name
    4. Password : cPanel Password.
  4. Upload Clip-Bucket to where you’d like it hosted
    1. Navigate to the public_html directory of the site that you’d like to use for ClipBucket in your FTP Program
    2. Extract the upload Folder from to your desktop
    3. Drag all Files from inside the upload Folder into your public_html directory via your FTP Program
  5. Install ClipBucket
    1. Navigate to your website in your Web Browser
    2. You should now see the ClipBucket Installer Page
    3. Click OK, I Agree, Now let me Continue!
    4. The installer now will say 1-2 things are not found we will update the configuration files later. Click Continue To Next Step
    5. Click Continue To Next Step
    6. Enter the details for the MySQL Database you created earlier Host is “localhost” Leave Database Prefix as is unless you know what you’re doing. Click Check Connection
    7. Enter your desires username, password, and Email then click Save and Continue
    8. Enter your Website title and Website Slogan then click Save and Continue
    9. Now click Skip and Finish
    10. In your FTP program you now either need to rename or remove the cb_install Folder
    11. Login to your Admin Area
  6. Configuring Clip-Bucket
    1. Click Stats and Configurations
    2. Click Website Configurations
    3. Set your desired Time zone next to Default Time Zone
    4. Set the sites e-mail Address (If you have not created one I recommend creating webmaster@’’ in cPanel)
    5. Click Uploading and Conversion Settings
    6. Set the paths as follows





  1. Set Max Video Processes at once to the level server that you have as each level server has a max load average equal to the level that the server is
  2. Uncheck Save original file (also Un-Check Mp4 HQ Output)
  3. Under “Change only if you have good knowledge of video conversion” Select either High Configurations or H.264, AAC – Youtube like
  4. Click Update Settings
  5. In the left panel Click Templates and Players
  6. Click Player Settings
  7. Now select Use PseudoStreaming to Yes
  8. Click Update


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