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How to Add IP’s to a cPanel Based KVM Server

Once the IP’s have been provisioned/assigned to the server in question, log into the WHM interface on the server. Once logged in, use the search bar to locate the “Add a New IP Address” option; which should be under the “IP Functions” section. This can be achieved more quickly by searching for “ip”. Click on “Add a New IP Address”, which will take you to the interface that is used to add IP’s in WHM/cPanel. To add an IP, simply copy the IP that you’d like to add from the clients product page in WHMCS, and paste it in the…

Managing MySQL User Permissions in cPanel

There are times when a database user does not need to have full permissions to a database in order to interact with a MySQL Database. If you ever need to create a user with restricted permissions, this guide will help you do just that. How do I Create Permissions for MySQL Databases? MySQL users can be setup with certain permissions to regulate their access. What users are allowed to do include SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE and DELETE. This guide will show you, the administrator, how to set or revoke those privileges through your cPanel account. To get started, you will want…

Fetch cPanel Email Using Gmail

Hostwinds suggest to Fetch your email in Gmail as opposed to setting up an email forwarder or alias to prevent your domain from being rate limited, blocked or very slow when checking email. This can happen if you receive SPAM and forward this to another email service provider as forwarding SPAM counts as sending SPAM Fetch cPanel Email in Gmail On your computer, sign in to the Gmail account you want to import to. In the top right, click Settings and then Settings. Click the Accounts and Import or Accounts tab. In the “Check mail from other accounts” section, click…

Adding A Package Into WHM

When creating a cPanel account through WHM, it will ask for a Package for the new account. If unfamiliar with cPanel / WHM this may cause confusion. Essentially this is a group of common settings that the cPanel accounts using the package will share. This can also make it easier to change the settings of a group of cPanel accounts that share the same package. This guide is intended for Hostwinds clients who have a Cloud VPS or Dedicated Server with a cPanel license. Where To Find The Option To Add A Package Step One: Log into your WHM Administrative…

Definition of Reseller WHM Functions

about SSL related resources   Market Market Provider Manager – Manage products that are available to purchase via the cPanel interface   Development Apps Managed by AppConfig – Display apps that are installed/registered with AppConfig cPanel Development Forum – Link to the cPanel Development Forum cPanel Plugin File Generator – Creates plugin files Manage Hooks – Manage hooks that already exist on your server Software Development Kit – Link to the Software Development Kit for cPanel/WHM   Helpful Related Articles cPanel And WHM Overview Reseller Hosting Overview How To Get Started With Your New cPanel Server Creating A cPanel Account…

Editing A Package In WHM

…unable to be changed. Shell Access – This will allow the cPanel accounts to have Shell / SSH Access to the server. CGI Access – With this, you will be able to allow the cPanel accounts created under this package, to use CGI Scripts. Digest Authentication at account creation – This setting will allow support for cPanel Web Disk to be accessed with an unencrypted connection and plain text. cPanel Theme – This is the default theme that is selected for the cPanel accounts created using this package. Feature List – For extra customization of what the cPanel account can…

Password Reset (Hostwinds Services)

for the WordPress user’s account will need to be entered. HERE is a guide that will help if all else failed. Related Articles  Password and User Access – Breif run down of ideal mangament of cPanel Access  How to change Your Webmail Password In cPanel – In the even you wan to change your password after creating an Account within cPanel How Can I Change My Account Password?  – For your Hostwinds user account password.  How to Password Protect Folders in cPanel – In case you share your cPanel with others it may be wise to secure folders and files….

Shared / Business Web Hosting Account Security

spread viruses. Is cPanel Secure? cPanel is inherently secure and uses an encrypted connection for you to login to your services. An encrypted connection does not transmit your username and password in plain text when you sign into your cPanel services. In order to access your cPanel account, you can login securely through the client area and navigate to the Manage button by your Shared or Business web hosting services. From there, you can use the Login to cPanel option on the left side of the page. In order to access cPanel directly, you can use the login URL that…

Reseller Hosting Overview

…options to gain access to our entire line of products, save for a few select items. Keep in mind that moving to a VPS or a Dedicated server would require additional licensing costs to enable cPanel/WHM. Windows is not an upgrade option path, as cPanel reseller hosting is based on Linux. you can upgrade to a Windows VPS or Dedicated Server, but cross-OS migrations are not supported by our support staff. Related Articles How To Get Started With Your New cPanel Server How Do I Add Email Accounts In cPanel? How To Delete A cPanel From WHM cPanel And WHM Overview…