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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

How To Install ClipBucket Through cPanel

You might want ClipBucket to set up a YouTube like site is that is the case then this guide will go through the steps to install this on cPanel.   Steps to Install First login in to your Client area then select the service that you wish to install ClipBucket on and log in to your cPanel. Once at your cPanel go to the software group and select Softaculous Apps Installer.   Then search for ClipBucket in the search bar. Select ClipBucket and Press install. This will take you to the installation page. From here adjusts the fields as needed…

Transfer Email Accounts Between cPanel Servers

…old email accounts in the new server. If not, then read on.   How do I transfer my email accounts from one cPanel account to a different one? To completely transfer your email account from one cPanel to another you’ll need to download them from one account and reinstall them on another account. When downloading and transferring the files, use your favorite FTP client to complete the mass transfer. For a step-by-step guide follow the instructions below.   Log in to the new cPanel account Create Email accounts on the new server a. If you’re unfamiliar with creating a new…

Setting Up Inside cPanel vs Nameserver Setup

…wish to attach Cloudflare too Look for Nameserver tab or location in the domain to manage your DNS records Change the Nameserver entries to match those Cloudflare provided You can check through www.intoDNS.com to see that your nameservers entries match the ones Cloudflare provided. To setup Cloudflare with a domain registered at Hostwinds, please check out article How To Edit Nameservers At Hostwinds. To setup Cloudflare with cPanel, please check out How To Setup And Configure Cloudflare In CPanel . Helpful Related Articles Cloudflare Setting Recommendations Protecting You Origin IP To Prevent DDOS Attack With Cloudflare Cloudflare Account Setup Guide…

Configure cPanel/WHM Backups For Your Server

Configuring your cPanel/WHM server to take backups regularly is a necessary aspect of keeping your data intact and protected in case you need to restore your account. Having backups in place before making changes, performing upgrades and for emergency purposes is highly recommended. Backup  Configuration cPanel/WHM have excellent tools that will help you maintain backups for your website.  Follow WHM >> >> Backup >> Backup Configuration.  Following this guide will allow auto backups of all accounts and databases and are an important part of your web hosting services. You can enable Backup Configurations in Global Settings for your backups to start working ….

How To Add Cron Jobs in cPanel

Creating cron jobs make it easier to automate common tasks that can be scheduled to run by the system. In most cases, a cron job is benefical when you need to run simple tasks from a script. Many website owners utilize cron jobs to save time and automate tasks. Create A Cron Job In cPanel Step 1. Log into cPanel Step 2. Select Cron Jobs from the Advanced Section Step 3. Scroll down the page to common settings and select the frequency and duration for your cron jobs. The drop down menu has prefilled settings to choose from. Common Settings — Select…

cPanel License Expired

If when logging into WHM on your VPS, Cloud or Dedicated Server you receive a message stating that the license is expired there are steps you can take to attempt to resolve this issue.   Renew cPanel License You can check if your license is valid at http://verify.cpanel.net by entering the IP address of your server Log into your server via SSH using a client such as PuTTY Execute the command /usr/local/cpanel/cpkeyclt Refresh your browser or log out and back in to your WHM panel Confirm that the message has cleared If the license is not renewed, the issue may…

Perform Virus Scan on Shared/Business/Reseller Hosting from cPanel

This guide is about running a virus scanner on your cPanel. This is intended to check if your web hosting files or cPanel email have acquired any malware by using the built in tool that is included with your account.   How To Run the Scan   Login to your cPanel Scroll down to the Advanced section Select the Virus Scanner Select the files you would like to perform this scan on. The options are Mail, your Entire Home Directory, the Public Web space and the Public FTP space Click the Scan Now button to start Let the scan run…