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Installing CentOS 7 + cPanel / WHM (SSD VPS)

Hostwinds provides an assortment of Operating Systems to choose from and scripted application installs. Located in our Cloud Portal are the tools you need to customize your server to your needs. Here we take a closer look at what it takes to start a CentOS 7 with cPanel/ WHM VPS quickly. After that, we are going to take a look at how to reinstall an existing VPS with CentOS 7 with cPanel/ WHM. The last thing we will cover is how to obtain and configure the cPanel license for the VPS. We are going to be doing everything from our…

How To See cPanel Visitor Analytics and Metrics

Where can You Find Statistics in cPanel? With the Basic template, you can find high level stats in the cPanel dashboard on the right hand side vertical column called statistics. The main stats shown are, Autoresponders, Bandwidth, Disk Usage, Email Accounts, Email Filters, Forwarders, Mailing Lists, MySQL Databases and Subdomains.   For more granular statistics you’ll need to click into one of the main programs in the Metrics section of cPanel. Related Articles cPanel Analog Stats Metrics cPanel Bandwidth Metrics cPanel Raw Access Metrics cPanel Errors Metrics cPanel Awstats Metrics cPanel Webalizer Metrics cPanel Visitors Metrics Definition of Metrics Icons…

cPanel Zone Editor

While in the Management interface you can view all of the records associated with a domain and perform the following tasks: 1: Filter the listing by Name 2: Filter the listing by record Type 3: Add Record 4: Edit record 5: Delete record     Generally the default records for cPanel will suffice and will not need to be modified, however, you may wish to add custom TXT records or remote mail server entries.   Helpful Related Articles How To Access CPanel How Do I Add Email Accounts In CPanel? Creating An Addon Domain (CPanel) A Beginners Guide To CPanel

Easy FileZilla Setup Guide for cPanel

How Do I Use FileZilla And cPanel? Create Your FTP Account To create your FTP account in cPanel, please refer to the following article. Creating An FTP Account In cPanel   How Do I Connect Filezilla To cPanel? You can connect your account and access your site via FTP with Filezilla, CoreFTP or Cyberduck. Of course, you can use any FTP program you want, but these are the three that cPanel provides auto-magic instant setup files for. If you use another program, you’ll need to set it up manually.   Configure Filezilla Manually Download Filezilla and install it on your…

How To Create A SPAM Filter in cPanel

Hostwinds clients who are using cPanel and have a web hosting package with Apache SpamAssasin SPAM Filters enabled will be happy to make use of this feature to help deal with SPAM emails from being received. In this guide, we will cover how to set up SPAM filters and use these on your cPanel account and is targeted towards Hostwinds Shared, Business and Reseller clients. In order to continue with this guide, please login to cPanel. How To Create SPAM Filter Step One: Navigate to the email section and select Spam Filters Step Two: Check whether Apache SpamAssassin is enabled….

cPanel / WHM Minimum Requirements

It is easy to upgrade as your account grows and needs more resources if you notice that you will need to have additional resources. What will you be using this server for?  The minimum requirements that we offer with our tier 3 VPS will be able to run cPanel/WHM. For websites that need more resources for high amounts of traffic, heavy resource usage for their applications, hosting videos and music, this will require more resources and a higher tier VPS is recommended. Related Helpful Articles: CPanel and WHM Overview WHM vs cPanel A Beginners Guide to cPanel Cloud Instance Overview…