Mounting Restic Backups to a Linux Server

With Linux (unfortunately, this feature is not available for Windows) you can mount your restic repo to a location of your choice, to navigate ALL of your snapshots in a directory tree. As with any interaction with Restic, you must first initialize the repo to perform actions within restic, to do so follow this guide.…

How to Prepare the Server for ClipBucket

ClipBucket is an open source script that allows you to host your own video sharing website similar to Youtube. This article will cover how to configure your server for the installation of ClipBucket in a CentOS environment with cPanel. If you’d like to install the ClipBucket software, please refer to our guide: How to install…

How to Install Scripts in Virtualmin

Installing various types of software through the use of scripts can be very helpful for any server admin. Typically this process requires utilizing the Linux shell (command line) or something like Softaculous. However with Virtualmin you’re able to install scripts directly through the Install Scripts module that is built right into Virtualmin. Although there is…

How to Change the Virtualmin Listening Port

A server administrator’s worst fear is some malicious entity gaining access to a server that you control. Luckily there are steps that you can take to secure your server. One of the steps that you can take is to change your Virtualmin listening port so that it’s not using the standard port 10000. This can…

Define Custom Bootup Action in Virtualmin

Custom boot actions are a great way that Virtualmin allows you to ensure that specific actions you’d like to be performed are executed with little to no intervention from you. This article will show you how to setup and define new custom boot up actions in Virtualmin. You’ll need to already have installed Virtualmin and…

How to Delete a Virtual Server in Virtualmin

At some point you may wish to delete a Virtual Server in Virtualmin. There are various reasons why you may wish to do this. Luckily, this process is fairly simple and straightforward. This guide will show you how to delete a Virtual Server in Virtualmin. To ensure that you get the most out of this…

How to Change a Domain Name in Virtualmin

Virtualmin makes it very easy to change the domain name that your Virtual Server uses. In this article we will cover how to change your domain name using the Change Domain Name module in Virtualmin. To have access to this module you’ll need to have Virtualmin installed and be logged into your Virtualmin control panel.…

How to Locate and View Website Access/Error Logs In Virtualmin

As with any control panel it’s important to be able to view your access logs and errors logs. This helps ensure that everything is functioning correctly with your website or server. Thankfully, Virtualmin lets you view both the access logs and error logs associated with any domain on your server. This article will show you…

How to Bind Additional IP Addresses to a Fedora 20 Server

Binding additional IP addresses in any Linux environment can seem to be complicated, however if you follow this guide you’ll find that binding IP addresses in Fedora Linux is quite easy. Please note that although this guide is written specifically for Fedora, these steps are applicable to other RHEL distros, such as CentOS.   First you’ll…

Installing WordPress using Softaculous

What Is WordPress?   WordPress is one of the most popular CMSs (Content Management System) available today.  It is also available as a free, automatic installation for all of our Shared, Business and Reseller hosting clients!  Listed below is a step by step guide for logging into cPanel from your Hostwinds Client Area, and installing…