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How to install Docker (CentOS 7)

…– Install the latest version of Docker. sudo yum install docker-ce docker-ce-cli containerd.io Note: If the OS prompts for a GPG key, check Docker’s documentation for the fingerprint. Step Four – Start Docker sudo systemctl start docker You can also check that Docker is running with the command sudo systemctl status docker The output should show active (running). You are now ready to start running containers. You can go to Docker Hub to create, manage, and download containers for various applications. Related Articles: How to Install Packages Using Virtualmin Install Docker and WordPress On Ubuntu How to Install Let’s Encrypt…

How to Change Your Hostname (DirectAdmin Control Panel)

…Your hostname must be a fully qualified domain name, and it must resolve to your Hostwinds VPS IP address. It should look like a subdomain, as seen below. Finally, click the green Save button. Step 4: Allow 1 minute for DirectAdmin to restart. Note: For DirectAdmin versions 1.52.1 and older, you must add a new DNS zone for the new hostname. Instructions for this step.  Related Articles How to Change Your Hostname in WHM How to Change Your Hostname In Linux How To Change The Hostname In Virtualmin Manage Hostname in CentOS Web Panel How to Change Your Windows Hostname…

CentOS Install HTOP command line performance monitoring

…Items such as CPU load, Memory usage overall, swap usage, tasks running, load averages, system uptime, and currently running processes. One of the nice things about Htop is that it accomplishes the goal of many command-line tools already within Linux. Htop is customizable which means you can change what is displayed and customize it to your needs. Why Use Htop? A lot of VPS users will install Webpanels such as CentOS Web Panel, VestaCP, and Virtualmin to manage their server via the web browser and SSH to the server accessing the command line. Having access to a visual aid in…

Graceful Server Reboot From WHM

…There should only be one option on this screen. To initiate the server reboot select Proceed. Step Four: At this point, you should expect to see a notification that the reboot is now in progress. This may take some time. When the server has completed rebooting, all of your system processes should be ready to use. Related Articles Troubleshooting Remote (RDP) Connection With Windows VPS How to Reboot or Shutdown your Virtualmin Server Contact Manager To Manage Server Contacts How to Change a cPanel User Password from WHM How to Change Your Hostname in WHM How to delete a cPanel from WHM…

Server Time Settings In Web Host Manager (WHM)

…This guide demonstrates how you can select your preferred time zone for your server. Step One: Log into WHM Step Two: Select Server Configuration from the menu on the left side Step Three: Select Server Time from the list of options that appear in the middle of the page Step Four: Pick the time zone you need using the drop down menu under Configure Timezone and click the Change TimeZone button once you have made your selection WHM recommends rebooting the server after changing the time zone. Related Articles How to Change the PHP Timezone in Virtualmin How To Set or Change PHP Time-zone…

How to Change Your Hostname in WHM

…success log page, WHM suggests to you to create an A record for the hostname so that it can be reached over the internet: Clicking the Add an A entry for your hostname button will take you to the following page: Simply verifying the IP in the textbox is the correct IP for your server and clicking Add Entry will set the A record for your hostname. Related Articles cPanel and WHM Overview Definition of WHM Functions How to Change Your Hostname in Linux How to Change Your Hostname in Virtualmin How to Stop cPanel/WHM from Automatically Redirecting to the Server Hostname…

How to Install Webmin on Cloud VPS

You can install a number of software applications onto your Hostwinds Cloud VPS Server with the click of a button.  If you want to host a website with dedicated resources of a full server, try using Webmin. What is Webmin? Webmin is a web hosting software written mostly in Perl, designed to be modular to allow developers to create plugins and addons for the software to help in managing their websites and server. In this guide, we will explain how to create a new server with Webmin’s free edition and how to reinstall a pre-existing server to have Virtualmin using…

How to Install Plesk on Cloud VPS

…need a control panel that many people use that allows a server administrator to set up new websites, reseller accounts, e-mail accounts and DNS entries through a web-based interface. Plesk is a commercial web hosting platform that makes managing your server through a browser straight forward and very convenient.  It is a great solution if you are looking for an alternative to managing your server and prefer using a control panel. This guide will explain how to create a new server with Plesk and how to reinstall a pre-existing server to have Virtualmin using the Hostwinds Cloud Portal. Plesk is licensed…

The Hostwinds Knowledge Base

…our VPN service, SSL certificates, etc. General Guides: This section is where you will find all our guides on some common third party services and utilities that are used on or work in combination with our services. This is where you’ll find information and instructions on using things like various operating systems, control panels (cPanel, Plesk, Virtualmin, etc.), etc.   Search the Knowledge Base From any page in our Knowledge Base, the search box is available at the top of the page. From there you can search for the article you wish. What you type in the search box will…

Reinstall Application From The Cloud Portal

…effort to use ssh console for every time you want to do something and offers a huge number of options and features for server management in its control panel package LEMP Stack – LEMP is a variation of the LAMP stack used for developing and deploying web applications. LEMP consists of Linux, Nginx, MySQL, and PHP. Virtualmin – A Webmin module for managing multiple virtual hosts through a single interface, like Plesk or Cpanel. It supports the creation and management of Apache virtual hosts, BIND DNS domains, MySQL databases, and mailboxes and aliases with Sendmail or Postfix.. Webmin – Webmin is a…