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Setup cPanel and WHM

When using the Hostwinds VPS or Dedicated Server to host your cPanel and WHM applications, the first time you access it will prompt you to perform some initial one-time setup steps. This guide will discuss the cPanel and WHM initial setup process and is intended for Hostwinds clients who have a Cloud VPS with a cPanel license. Prerequisites Hostwinds VPS or Dedicated Server with the recommended minimum specifications cPanel installed on the VPS Configuring WHM for Use cPanel is only one part of the whole package when it comes to using it to manage a web host space. Web Host…

Adding An A Record In cPanel

How Do I Add An A Record In cPanel? With cPanel you can manage all aspects of your website(s), such as adding DNS entries through the web based interface. Let’s take a look at how you’d add an A record through cPanel. Please note that you’ll need to login to your cPanel account to follow the steps listed below. If you’re unsure of how to login to your cPanel account, please refer to the following guide: How to access cPanel Step 1:  Once logged into cPanel select the “Zone Editor” icon under the domains section Step 2:  Select “A” Record Step 3: …

My cPanel/WHM License Has Expired

Ticket with our technical support to look into the matter on your behalf. If you choose to purchase your own license, you may do so at our store here.  Once you have the license details we can install it on your server by either opening a ticket or talking with a rep through live chat on our site who will help assist with getting it over to technical support for you. Helpful Related Articles cPanel/WHM License Why Do I Have To Pay For cPanel On My Server? cPanel and WHM Overview How To Get Started With Your New cPanel Server…

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…

How To Change Your Webmail Password In cPanel

and your email account password. Changing your email account password through cPanel will require you to reenter it into your phone, computer or tablet if you use email on your devices. If you need any help, or if you have any questions on how to change your email account password in cPanel, please let us know. We are here 24/7/365 through Live Chat, phone calls or by opening a ticket with our support team. Helpful Related Articles A Beginners Guide to cPanel How to Set-Up and Read Webmail Definition of Email Icons in Cpanel How to Change a cPanel Password…

How To Password Protect Folders In cPanel

There may come a time when you have a directory that you want only certain people to access. This can be done through a variety of ways, such as through the .htaccess file. Or other methods depending on your control panel. This guide will be describing how this can be done through your cPanel interface. Where To Find The Option In cPanel’s File Manager The easiest way to locate the option to password protect your files or folders, is within cPanel’s File Manager. Log into your cPanel. After you are logged in, navigate to the File Manager icon within the…

Viewing The cPanel Daily Process Log in WHM

user on the server that was tracked through cPanel. Domain – If the user is a cPanel account, the primary domain for the cPanel user will be displayed here. If it is a system account, this column will be blank. % CPU – This will list the Daily Average CPU Percentage that has been used by the user. These values will be divided by the amount of CPU Cores that your server has, to give a more accurate representation of what has been used. % MEM – This is the daily average percentage of Physical Memory (RAM) that has been…

How to Setup Email Client Access In cPanel

The email client setup lets you easily setup email client access in cPanel.  You can automatically configure and connect email accounts from cPanel directly to your desired email application, for example, Outlook or Mail for Mac.  To do this, head to Email > Email Accounts within your cPanel. How Do I Setup Email Client Access In cPanel? To setup the email client access you’ll need to first have an existing email account created.  If you have not done this yet you can review our doc for setting up new email accounts in cPanel. Step One: Make sure to select Email Accounts at…

How to Get Started with your New cPanel / WHM Server

either access it through your web browser as follows: https://ip.address.here:2083 http://ip.address.here:2082 Or you can go back to the top-left Find box in WHM and type in List Accounts which will then bring you to the following screen: Click the cP logo to immediately log into the cPanel account. This style of the interface may change as cPanel sees fit, so if your cPanel theme looks a little bit different it’s no cause for concern: If you need help or have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to make a ticket and our support staff will be happy to help….