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Advanced Zone Editor

Important:  cPanel deprecated this interface in cPanel & WHM version 62. We strongly recommend that you use cPanel’s Zone Editor interface (Home >> Domains >> Zone Editor) DNS (Domain Name Service) is how the Internet that converts human-readable domain names (example.com) into computer-readable IP addresses (for example, 192.0.32.10). DNS uses zone files that reside on your server to map domain names to IP addresses. The DNS is also used to tell various services what should be done with your domain name. Such as what server to send mail to for that domain and where the website is actually located. There are several different types of…

Editing a DNS Zone

There are a number of things you can edit in WHM that help you manage DNS zones. You can edit a DNS zone by following the steps provided in this guide. How Do I Edit A DNS Zone In WHM? Login to WHM Head to Home > DNS Functions This can be located quickly by searching for “DNS” in the search bar Select Edit DNS Zone Select the domain you want to edit zones for Click Edit You can see and change Nameservers as well as A/AAAA/CNAME/etc records. The required class value for each DNS is IN Related Articles Adding…

How to Prepare the Server for ClipBucket

…of the Editor   LoadModule h264_streaming_module /usr/local/apache/modules/mod_h264_streaming.so AddHandler h264-streaming.extensions.flv     Click Update Restart Apache Search for restart in the WHM search bar Select HTTP Server (Apache)     Click Yes     Set the php Limits Search for PHP Configuration Editor in the WHM search bar Select PHP Configuration Editor     Change upload_max_filesize to the maximum size video that you’d like to be uploaded Click Save     Your Server is now Ready for Clipbucket PsudoStreaming! Below are the paths for these Requirements: /usr/bin/ffmpeg /usr/local/bin/MP4Box /usr/bin/flvtool2 /usr/local/bin/flvtool++   Helpful Related Articles   How To Install ClipBucket How To…

Do You Support PHP, MYSQL and/or PERL?

When choosing a hosting provider it is important to understand what software they directly support and offer. We’re often asked if we support PHP, MySQL, and Perl on our services. The short answer to this is yes, we do. A few more definitive points regarding this are listed for you below. All of our servers fully support PHP, MySQL, and Perl. Base operating system installations in a VPS or dedicated are minimal installs and would need the specific packages installed after deployment. If you’re including cPanel/WHM with your VPS or dedicated server these packages are installed along with the control…

PHP Memory Errors

…this (See the second note at bottom for a possible solution). Step 1: Log into WHM for the new server you’re moving to  (details to log into your WHM are provided in a welcome email upon purchase) Step 2:  Go to the PHP configuration editor Step 3:  Edit the “memory_limit” variable Step 4:  Save changes While this may help for a while, the errors are likely to return. If you’re getting this error there’s a very good chance that your code needs to be trimmed and optimized. For shared hosting services and Hostwinds clients using WordPress: The wp-config file may be limiting the amount…

A Beginners Guide to cPanel

…hosting tool.   If you can’t find what you need in our Knowledge Base, look at the very bottom of your cPanel home page.  You should see a link called “Documentation”, or a cPanel icon, that will address any cPanel specific questions in detail at their homepage. Additionally, if you would like assistance getting something set up, or would like some guidance, our Support team is available 24 / 7 through our Ticketing System, LiveChat, and our Phone System. Helpful Related Articles cPanel Minimum Requirements cPanel And WHM Overview How To Get Started With Your New cPanel Server (Limited to VPS with WHM/cPanel license)…

How to Install cPanel on your VPS

cPanel is the most widely-used web-based control panel in the web hosting industry. Shared and Business web hosting as well as Reseller web hosting plans with Hostwinds include access to cPanel to manage the web hosting account from an easy to use Control Panel. Hostwinds Cloud VPS and Dedicated Servers do not include access to cPanel by default, although you can purchase a cPanel license for your Cloud VPS or Dedicated Server if you need to use cPanel/WHM on your Cloud VPS or Dedicated Server. This guide will discuss how to install cPanel on your Cloud VPS or Dedicated Server…

Reseller Center Overview

This article is intended for VPS, Cloud and Dedicated Server clients who have access to Web Host Manager (WHM). cPanel licenses can be purchased with your VPS, Cloud or Dedicated Server for an additional cost to give you the ability to use cPanel and WHM to manage your accounts and the server configurations. What is the Reseller Center? The Reseller Center is a management dashboard for all your reseller accounts. This is where you can add, remove, and manage reseller privileges in the server. You can find this section by heading to Resellers > Reseller Center.     In this…

Why is My Mail Going to My Recipient’s SPAM Folder?

…authentic and not being spoofed. These DNS records are SPF, DKIM, and DMARC records. All three are TXT records that can be set on any domain. Having these records on your domain’s DNS help mailservers further authenticate that the source of a mail item is legitimate. It can also help to ensure that the rDNS for your IP address is set to the primary domain served from that IP address.   SPF SPF records are TXT entries that specifies what servers are allowed to send email for your domain, identified by their IP addresses. cPanel/WHM includes built in tools to…