Definition of Reseller WHM Functions

These definitions should help you understand most of the options you see in your WHM reseller account.   Server Configuration Basic cPanel & WHM Setup – Displays your basic server settings Change Root Password – Changes your root password Configure cPanel Cron Jobs – Allows you to configure Cron jobs that will run as the root user Initial Quota Setup – Enables Quota management on machines that have a kernel that doesn’t support quotas Server Time – Set the server timezone / sync the time Statistics Software Configuration – Enables you to customize the statistics settings Tweak Settings – Many…

Selecting A PHP Handler In WHM

possible but you’re unable to know which user ran the script.   How To Install Additional PHP Handlers To install additional PHP handlers you’ll need to use WHM’s EasyApache 3 tool, and install the Apache module for the handler through EasyApache. In WHM, head to Home > Software > EasyApache3 or EasyApace4 (depending on what version you may be running)   Upon completion of the build, EasyApache 3 will configure PHP and suEXEC for you automatically.   Helpful Related Articles How To Change PHP Version Per Domain cPanel And WHM Overview Apache Configuration In WHM Guide Definition Of WHM Functions…

Restarting a Service in WHM

group or directly choose the service you want to reset Inside the service click yes to confirm restarting the selected service     You can restart the following services: FTP Server (ProFTPd/PureFTPd) Mail Server (Exim) HTTP Server (Apache) DNS Server (BIND/NSD/MyDNS) SQL Server (MySQL) IMAP Server Mailing List Manager (Mailman) SSH Server (OpenSSH)   Please be informed that WHM is only available for our Linux VPS tiers, provided you have a purchased and active CPanel/WHM license   Helpful Related Articles cPanel Minimum Requirements cPanel And WHM Overview Definition Of WHM Functions How To Get Started With Your New cPanel Server…

How To Add A New IP Address Through WHM

Step 4: Add the IP Address in the New IP box or IP range to add text box     Step 5: Choose or type in a subnet mask from the dropdown box (for add-on IP’s will be 255.255.255.0)     Step 6: Include any IP addresses you wish to omit in the IP’s and IP ranges to ensure they aren’t included in the New IP or IP range box Step 7: Click the Submit button when done     Related Articles cPanel and WHM Overview Definition of WHM Functions Selecting A PHP Handler In WHM Most Recommended WHM Tweaks…

How Do I Add An IPv6 Range Through WHM?

Before you can assign individual and specific IPv6 addresses to users you must first define the range they are in. A range of addresses is a cluster of a few IPv6 addresses. Through this function in WHM you’ll be able to add, edit and delete the ranges you want. Follow this guide to set up the ranges for IPv6.   Adding An IPv6 Range Through WHM Step 1: Login to your WHM account Step 2: Head to Home > IP Functions. You can select IP Functions from the available home menu or locate within the available organized columns on the…

Setting up a Remote Hostwinds Server for cPanel/WHM Backups

This guide is intended for Hostwinds clients who have access to WHM on their VPS, Cloud or Dedicated Server. Shared, Business and Reseller hosting clients will want to ensure they have the Web Hosting Cloud Backups addon enabled in order to manage backups and have these available at any time.   How Do I Set Up a Remote Hostwinds Server for cPanel/WHM Backups? You can easily have your backups sent to a remote server by using FTP in both WHM and cPanel as explained below.   How to Set a Remote Backup Server for cPanel Backups Login to your cPanel…

Most Recommended WHM Tweaks

What are the best WHM Tweak Settings? WHM gives you incredible access to tweak and configure settings how you see fit. In the Tweak Settings section of WHM, the spectrum ranges from cPanel Addons to System settings. Adjusting your system performance to maximize your speed is vital and these recommendations will help you get the most out of your applications. Below is a list of the most recommended Tweak Settings in WHM. To get to Tweak Settings login into your WHM account and go to Home > Server Configuration > Tweak Settings.       Turn off Mailman Set email…

Automatically Creating an Account with a Dedicated IP Using WHM

The steps listed below are fitted to explain the process of enabling automatic dedicated IP assignment for new cPanel accounts created through the WHM interface. Before proceeding, it is highly recommended to have the latest WHM / cPanel version to follow these steps on.   How Can I Automatically Have Dedicated IPs Assigned to cPanel Accounts?   To automatically have an IP address assigned during cPanel account creation, you’ll need to create a custom package when logged into your WHM. You’ll need to have additional unused IP addresses for this to work. Using the search box in WHM, type in…

My cPanel/WHM License Has Expired

How Do I Renew My cPanel/WHM License With Hostwinds? cPanel/WHM licenses are part of an automatic renewal process when you sign up for a service with Hostwinds that uses them. We will manage the license for you depending on the product or service you purchased with us. If you experience any issues, these are the steps we take to make sure your service has the proper license.   Step 1: Ensure that the cPanel License Product has the correct IP address associated with it Step 2: Log into your server via SSH (see: Connecting To Your Server Via SSH) Step…