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The difference between cURL and wget (Linux)

…a little different. wget www.example.com As you can see, wget will actually download the file. It tries to save it as index.html, rather than displaying it directly to your screen. Related Articles cPanel Web Disk Configuration in WHM Install LAMP Stack Manually (Ubuntu) What is the Difference Between Domain Hosting and Web Hosting? Common Reasons A Website Is Not Loading How to Add a Navigation Bar to Your Website WHM Restart Service: Mail Server (Exim) What Do I Do If I Get Hacked? Creating A Load Balancer How To Use WHMCS Support Tickets How to make your website Mobile Friendly…

Install AutoSSL Domain Validated (DV) Certificate Manually

Hostwinds clients who have Shared or Business Web Hosting are able to review the AutoSSL feature that Hostwinds provides to accounts that have this enabled. AutoSSL is an automation feature included with cPanel & WHM version 60 and later. It discovers and deploys DV cPanel SSL certificates automatically to all websites, logins and endpoints on your account. In addition to protecting websites, AutoSSL enables SSL on areas of cPanel and WHM that need encryption. This includes admin-based logins, email and internally running services that you have hosted on your account. AutoSSL also renews expiring certificates so that this is all done for…

Adding A Domain to Control Panel (Plesk)

…domain to automatically get Free SSL certificates through Let’s Encrypt, you can check this box. Step 9: Enabling Git will allow you to copy your site’s files from a Git repository, rather than having to upload through Plesk, or FTP. Step 10: Once finished filling out the information, click the OK button to proceed with the creation of the domain. Related Articles How To Install Plesk on Cloud VPS – How you can use our Plesk Application Template to easily install Plesk (Linux) on your VPS. cPanel and WHM Overview – Overview of another popular control panel, cPanel / WHM….

Finding and Changing Your Cloud VPS Server Password

…If you are changing your password, choosing a secure master password for your system is a crucial point of security for ensuring only you have access to your data. For this password and others, it is recommended to use letters, numbers, capitalized letters, and unique phrases. If this password is easy to guess, your entire system could be compromised as this user would have full access to your system.     Related Articles How To Change Root Password in WHM Change Windows VPS Password How Can I Change My Account Password? How to Change a cPanel User Password from WHM

HostWinds Cloud Control quick start guide

…documented on this page. Maintenance Events We always make sure your services are optimized. For that reason, we will document times when our system needs maintenance for your conveinece. Related Articles: How To Upload Own ISO Image How To Set Up Private Nameservers at a Registrar How To Change DNS Servers In Virtualmin Best Security Practices For A Linux Server Managing Parked Domains Within WHM VPS & Dedicated Server Cloud Backups Finding and Changing Your Cloud VPS Server Password How To Import Accounts from WHM into WHMCS Why Do I Have an Invoice for Extra Volume Usage? How To Access…

cPanel License Expired

If when logging into WHM on your VPS, Cloud or Dedicated Server you receive a message stating that the license is expired there are steps you can take to attempt to resolve this issue.   Renew cPanel License You can check if your license is valid at http://verify.cpanel.net by entering the IP address of your server Log into your server via SSH using a client such as PuTTY Execute the command /usr/local/cpanel/cpkeyclt Refresh your browser or log out and back in to your WHM panel Confirm that the message has cleared If the license is not renewed, the issue may…

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…

S3 Browser & Alternatives (Cloud Backups)

…above options should give a good variation, that will work in a variety of situations, but may not end up being the best one for you. So don’t be afraid to try other S3 browsers and give them a chance. All that you need to be able to connect to them would be the option to use S3 storage, End Point/Hostname, the Access Key, and the Secret Key. Related Articles Web Hosting Cloud Backups VPS & Dedicated Server Cloud Backups How To Use Object Storage To Host Files Management of Shared Backups Configuring WHM Automatic Backups Performing Restorations with Restic…