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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…

DNS setup for Cloud VPS website hosting and email

…a web hosting control panel installed on the server like WHM/cPanel, CentOS Web Panel, Virtualmin/Webmin, Plesk, or many others, you can use the Cloud VPS server itself to be the nameservers for the domain. You can also manually install and set up BIND to serve this function. Plain IP addresses can’t be used as a nameserver, so you must create a “Private Nameserver” at your domain registrar to point to the Cloud VPS. How to create a Private Nameserver at various registrars. Then you can edit the DNS zone on the VPS to account for the private nameservers Setting up…

cPanel: Adding Email to Android

…Security Type.  For Security Type, select SSL/TLS. Step 6:  Enter in your server information.  Enter in your SMTP information (typically mail.example.com), Security Type (select SSL/TLS), check Require Sign-in, username (Webmail email) and password (Webmail password). Step 7:  Select your email preferences and tap Next Step 8:  Finish by naming your account and display names.  Tap Next when finished. Your Android Email should now be correctly configured to receive your cPanel emails on your Android device.   Helpful Related Articles How Do I Add Email Accounts In cPanel? Definition of cPanel Email Icons cPanel and WHM Overview cPanel:  Adding Webmail Email To iPhone…

cPanel: Adding Email To iPhone

…iPhone Mail. Note: Expect longer delays of receiving mail if you have multiple devices set-up to use your Webmail service. How Do I Delete My Webmail From My iPhone? Navigate to your iPhone Settings App.  Find and select Accounts & Password from the list of options.  Select your Webmail account now. You should see a screen similar to below once you select your Webmail account.  To delete the account from your iPhone, click Delete Account. Helpful Related Articles How Do I Add Email Accounts In cPanel? Definition of cPanel Email Icons cPanel and WHM Overview cPanel:  Adding Email To Android…

Creating a User Account in CentOS Web Panel

…part of CentOS Web Panel, similar in nature to cPanel versus WHM. Please be sure to set a strong password here as the login for this user will be public-facing. It is good practice to have a minimum 12 characters, a mix of letters, numbers and symbols, as well as avoiding common phrases or words.     Admin Email: You will set the user’s admin email here. It will be the default address that notifications for the account are sent. You can set this to an email that does not exist if you are wanting to use the domain entered…

My Server is Pinging Fine, but my Website is not Loading

…Control area. This guide goes over diagnosing SSH issues on a Linux computer using VNC and this one discusses issues with RDP on Windows. If this works, check the firewall to make sure your IP address hasn’t been added to it. This is somewhat common on WHM/cPanel servers and others with ConfigServ Security & Firewall (CSF) or similar Fail2Ban setups. Another way to test if it’s just your IP caught in a firewall is to use another IP (e.g. mobile phone on data instead of wifi). Option 3: Reboot From Cloud Portal If you have a current, cloud-based, VPS, you…

How To Install Maldet on Ubuntu

Maldet is a Linux malware detection scanner. Maldet is a useful tool for those that run a hosted environment like WHM/cPanel installations. As stated by the Maldet creators, it uses threat data from network edge IDS that are actively used in attacks to generate an effective signature detection of php backdoors and darkmailers. The following steps will walk you through the process of installing maldet on your Linux machine.   Installing Maldet Change your working directory to /opt cd /opt/ Grab the file containing maldet from the official website. wget http://www.rfxn.com/downloads/maldetect-current.tar.gz   Uncompress the contents of the tar file. tar…

Microsoft SQL Licenses

…any licensing for Microsoft SQL Server Web. Installation Once ordered, submit a support ticket and our Support Technicians will install SQL Server on your server, along with the licensing. Related Articles CPU/Memory Usage Reports Explained Is There A Limit to How Many IP Addresses I Can Have? How To Find Your Dedicated IP On Shared/Business Plans Monitoring Tools For Windows How To Run Python Web frameworks (Ubuntu 18.04) Add IPs to Your Network for Windows Servers Restart Service in WHM: SQL Server (MySQL) Custom Nameservers Using Create Private Nameservers What is the Difference Between Cloud and VPS? Dedicated Processor Difference…

What are IP headers?

…to the IP header upon creation of the packet and is then verified by the destination. You can download and install TCPdump to check the IP headers as well. Here is an example of an IP header request using TCPdump while pinging a server. You can use TCPdump to verify IP headers and troubleshoot issues with various connections. Such as connecting to a web server or SSH to your server.  Related Articles:  Basic Server Monitoring in WHM How to Manage Your IP Adresses TCP vs UDP Understanding a C-Class Is What is a Dedicated IP and do I need one?…

Restic Backups Overview

…default, 60 days of backups are kept. Thanks to Restic’s ability to delete snapshots, before the oldest backup is deleted, it is merged with the 2nd oldest so there will always be a baseline that includes files more than 60 days old (back to when backups started). Related Articles Manage Shared Backups Retention Period How To Remove An IP Block From Your Server Best Web Hosting Services For You (Hostwinds Ultimate Guide) Default files and directories in cPanel Why Do I Have an Invoice for Object Storage?( WHM Restart Service: Mail Server (Exim) Why Am I on an Email Blacklist?…