Definition of cPanel File Manager

Defining the cPanel File Manager The cPanel File Manager is a method that you can use to edit, upload, copy, remove.. virtually anything you need to do for your files can be done here. This article will give a fundamental rundown of the methods that you can use to traverse through the file manager. Begin…

How do I Fix My cPanel Theme?

How to fix your cPanel theme Sometimes account transfers can bring unknown “cPanel themes” into our hosting. This can cause errors that make cPanel users unable to log in, send emails or upload files. If you’re on a shared, business or reseller hosting package, please submit a support ticket while logged into your client area.…

cPanel Zone Editor

A website has many resource records assigned to it. These are used to identify specific locations within the server for different services. For example, when you log into your mail, you can use the URL webmail.yourdomainname.com. The server looks for the DNS record associated with webmail.yourdomainname.com and knows to send you to the Webmail login…

How to Backup a MySQL Database in cPanel

How do I Backup a MySQL Database in cPanel? This article will cover how to perform a MySQL database backup in cPanel. Please note that you’ll need to be logged into cPanel before proceeding. If you’re not sure how to login to cPanel, please check out our guide: How to access cPanel. To generate a…

What Free Hosting Options are There Besides cPanel?

Typically when hosting a single website or multiple websites it’s advisable to use a control panel such as cPanel. This helps streamline some of the tasks related to hosting. Although control panels such as cPanel are phenomenal, not everyone wants to pay a licensing fee to use them. With that in mind, you may be…

Increase Maximum Number of Simultaneous Connections in cPanel/WHM

How do I increase the maximum number of simultaneous connections in cPanel/WHM? cPanel/WHM offers two FTP servers; Pure-FTPD and ProFTPd. Pure-FTPD is the default FTP server that’s installed with cPanel/WHM. The following steps are for Pure-FTPD and should allow you to increase the maximum number of simultaneous connections.   Log in to WHM Type “ftp”…

How to Add IP’s to a cPanel Based KVM Server

Once the IP’s have been provisioned/assigned to the server in question, log into the WHM interface on the server. Once logged in, use the search bar to locate the “Add a New IP Address” option; which should be under the “IP Functions” section. This can be achieved more quickly by searching for “ip”.   Click…

How to Setup and Configure CloudFlare in cPanel

Setting up Cloudflare in cPanel Guide   The CloudFlare plugin comes pre-installed on our Shared and Business hosting packages and can be accessed via the Software section in cPanel. If you’re on a Cloud or Dedicated server you’ll need to install the plugin using the steps below. Note: You’ll need an account with Cloudflare to utilize…

Setting Up Inside cPanel vs Nameserver Setup

How do I setup Cloudflare Nameservers? To properly setup Cloudflare you’ll need to integrate it with two locations: your cPanel and Nameserver.  When you begin your service with Cloudflare, they provide you with Nameserver entries to change with your domain registrar.  These will need to match for the service to function.   Here is a…