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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…

What is a Cloud Server or VPS?

…you need. They can also be created on a temporary basis to deal with immediate needs, and removed once those needs are met. Our VPS servers also include both Managed and Unmanaged service, allowing expert users to save money to improve their current infrastructure.   Related Articles: How to Monitor Your Resources in ZPanel How to Create an Email Account (Virtualmin) What is A Dedicated Server How To Remove An IP Block From Your Server How to Change Your Hostname In Linux Cloud Control Overview cPanel/WHM License Hostwinds’ Scheduled Maintenance Events How do I delete hourly storage? Adding a Member…

Cloud DNS Manager

…components, and no leading or trailing whitespace. Please note that after making any changes to DNS records, it can take up to 24 – 48 hours for those changes to be propagated and reflected over the internet.  If you would like to know more about DNS propagation, we have a handy article on What DNS Propagation is available for review at any time. Related Articles: What is DNS Propagation? How to Setup and Configure DNS in a Windows Server How to Setup rDNS DNS Record Types Explained How to Change DNS Servers in Virtualmin How Can I Tell If My…

Create a Strong SSH Key in Linux

…resistance comparable to quality 128-bit symmetric ciphers. ssh-keygen -t ed25519 Once your key is created you can upload your Public Key to our Cloud Control panel as detailed the SSH-Key Management article below. Related Articles How to Manually Add SSH Keys in Virtualmin Create Server From Hostwinds Cloud Portal Enable Apache mod_rewrite Module How to Transfer/Migrate an Entire Server to a New Server How To Learn The Basics Of Building a Weebly Website How to Install and Run Clamscan Hostwinds Account Security Creating a MySQL Database Creating Email Accounts for Add-on/Subdomains How To Add A Site To Your Windows VPS…

Database Backup using PHPMyAdmin

…expected. Related Articles Backup and Restore MySQL Databases Using mysqldump How to Configure W3 Total Cache How to create a PHP Error log in Cpanel Setting Enterprise Email Up With Third Party Mail Clients ISO Management Overview How to Backup a Virtual Server in Virtualmin Webmail Issues How To Access Weebly Website Builder How to Check Inode Usage in your cPanel Account How to Setup Cron Jobs in ZPanel How To Use Hostwinds Reseller Module API Details If we can help you in any way, please submit a ticket, give us a phone call or join us in a Live…

WordPress Features – Overview

…can cost effectively solve your own website needs and get started quickly. Maintenance – Hostwinds has taken efforts to ensure this is a breeze. Once you Shared or Business Hosting on your account, and install WordPress with a few clicks, auto upgrades are turned on by default. If you have any trouble with upgrading, we are here to help. Related Articles Install WordPress using a WordPress template for your Cloud Instance Hosting WordPress on VirtualMin Related Resources WordPress Philosophy If we can help you get started, please submit a ticket, give us a phone call or join us in a Live…

What Is A Cloud Server?

…Hourly Billing Work? How Do I Delete Hourly Storage? Operating System Selection Operating Systems: cPanel (CentOS 7 + cPanel) CentOS CentOS 6 CentOS 7 Ubuntu Ubuntu 14.04 Ubuntu 16.04 Ubuntu 18.04 Fedora Fedora 25 Fedora 26 Fedora 27 Fedora 28 Fedora 29 Debian Debian 8 Debian 9 Windows Server Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2016 Application Servers WordPress LAMP Stack Joomla! Minecraft CPVLab CentOS Web Panel LEMP Stack Virtualmin Webmin Plesk Vesta Control Panel FreePBX Magento 2 OwnCloud OpenVPN ISPManager MEAN Stack PrestaShop Visual Composer Drupal Nextcloud osCommerce phpbb Kanboard ISOs Provided Debian 9 CentOS 6.9 i386…

Server Management Panel Overview

…this page).  This new window will provide you with all of the operating system choices available from Hostwinds for your VPS under the Operating Systems tab and includes several different versions of cPanel, CentOS, Ubuntu, Fedora, Debian and Windows. There are also a number of available pre-built applications such as WordPress, LAMP Stack, Joomla!, Minecraft, CPVLab, CentOS Web Panel (CWP), LEMP Stack, VirtualMin, Webmin, Plesk, Vesta Control Panel, Magento, OwnCloud, OpenVPN, ISPManager, MEAN Stack, PrestaShop, Visual Composer, Drupal, and many more to come so that you can choose to install on your server directly from the Applications tab. You can…