Guide To Using EasyApache to Recompile Apache

This article is intended for those who operate a VPS or dedicated server with a purchased cPanel/WHM license.   For more information about cPanel and WHM, please review our article cPanel and WHM Overview   What Is EasyApache? EasyApache is a script executed by the command line that lets you update and reconfigure your Apache server through WHM. This guide will show you how to use EasyApache to recompile Apache.   How Do I Use EasyApache To Recompile Apache? Follow this guide to use EasyApache to recompile Apache.   Step 1: Log into WHM for the new server you’re moving…

Blank White Screen (White Screen of Death)

…a problem plugin isn’t found, change your theme to the default WP theme and see if it solves the problem (If it does, look at the functions.php file and make sure there are no extra spaces in the code of the theme you were using)   If You Do Not Have Access To Your WP Dashboard Access your site through FTP or go to the File Manager in cPanel, then perform the following steps:   Step 1: Go to the folder where WordPress is installed Step 2: Go to the wp-content folder   Step 3: Find and rename the plugins…

How To Change PHP Version Per Domain

the past, you can still upgrade to EasyApache 4 to utilize this feature. MultiPHP allows you to set individual PHP versions and configurations to be used easily with your domains on your cPanel account. Change PHP Version Using MultiPHP Before proceeding with the steps below, first you need to be using EasyApache 4 in your cPanel. All of our newly purchased Hosting plans, such as our Shared and Business hosting will have this by default. Start off by logging into your cPanel account. Once logged in, you will want to navigate to the Software section and find the MultiPHP Manager…

Unable To Access wp-admin

Why Can’t I Access wp-admin? There are several reasons why you may suddenly be unable to access wp-admin. A blank white page may be showing, or there is an error page being displayed. Most common reasons for this include an issue with your theme, a problematic plugin, the wrong permissions set in your cPanel, corrupt files in your WordPress installation or even your firewall preventing you from accessing it.   Checking The Theme   Go to your cPanel’s File Manager or connect to your site through FTP Navigate to the wp-content/themes folder of your WordPress installation. Make sure you have…

Restore Database Using PHPMyAdmin

This article is about restoring your databases from a backup. This guide is intended for clients who wish to restore their database using PHPMyAdmin. If you want to do this, you’ll need to have access to cPanel such as with Hostwinds Shared Hosting and Business Hosting, Cloud, VPS or a Dedicated Server and be using cPanel. Having a good backup to restore from is crucial in case it is ever needed.   How To Do Restore a Database Using PHPMyAdmin   Login into your cPanel account Navigate to the Databases section and click on PHPMyAdmin Click on the plus sign…

How To Install Magento Using Softaculous

How Do I Install Magento Easily With Softaculous? First you will want to Go to your cPanel, which can be accessed from the Hostwinds Client Area or yourdomain.com/cpanel Next, you will want to navigate to the Software Section of the cPanel interface (usually near the bottom by default) to find the Softaculous Apps Installer Click on the Softaculous Apps Installer Icon to be brought to the Softaculous Scripts Installer page. From here is where most scripts can easily be installed If you do not see Magento listed in the Top Scripts or on the front page, you can click on…

How To Change File Permissions

When working with Linux, there may come a time where you will need to modify file or folder permissions due to a 403 error on your Website, or for a certain script or program to run properly. This can either be done using cPanel’s File Manager, which makes this an easy process or directly from the command line, for those who don’t have cPanel. As always, before making changes to your files and folders, we highly suggest taking a local backup to your computer so that it can easily be restored.   How To Change Permissions With cPanel   Log…

How to Transfer/Migrate an Entire Server to a New Server

This article is intended for those who operate a VPS or dedicated server with a purchased cPanel/WHM license.   For more information about cPanel and WHM, please review our article cPanel and WHM Overview   How Do I Move A Server With The Transfer Tool? If you want to move everything to a new server, you’ll want to perform the following steps using the transfer tool.   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: Select the Transfer Tool under…

What Can You Do with a Cloud Server?

…plans. So of course, you get better performance and it can handle more traffic and more processes running at once. You also have much more control, as you have root access. This means you can install whatever software, apps or scripts you want as needed. With shared hosting, you’re limited to what’s available.   Note: cPanel is not included on our VPS’s and would be an additional $13.00/mo upon purchase for Linux servers only. It would include WHM/cPanel with full root access to assist with the management of your website(s) and is recommended to purchase a tier 3 or higher…