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Install PrestaShop Using Softaculous

mydomain.com/presta/admin123   Step 7. Enter in the Admin Account details and keep these in a safe place. We strongly suggest using a strong password here     Admin Email: the email you will log in with Admin Password: please make sure this is strong First name: Your first name Last name: Your last name   Step 8. Enter in the Advanced options     Database name: This is the name of the database that will be created in your hosting package’s MySQL — cPanel will automatically prepend the cPanel username Table prefix: this will be prepended to all the table…

How To Install Magento Using Softaculous

How Do I Install Magento Easily With Softaculous? First you will want to Go to your cPanel, which can be accessed from the Hostwinds Client Area or yourdomain.com/cpanel Next, you will want to navigate to the Software Section of the cPanel interface (usually near the bottom by default) to find the Softaculous Apps Installer Click on the Softaculous Apps Installer Icon to be brought to the Softaculous Scripts Installer page. From here is where most scripts can easily be installed If you do not see Magento listed in the Top Scripts or on the front page, you can click on…

500 Internal Server Error

…Bad lines in the .htaccess file Invalid permissions Invalid script requests Invalid ownership Misconfiguration in the web server configuration.   In order to find the exact cause, you should look at the error logs found in cPanel. If you need help, get in touch and one of our techs will be happy to help you figure it out.   How do I Fix a 500 Internal Server Error? To fix a 500 Internal Server Error, there are several possible causes to investigate. First, make sure the .htaccess file is correct, then make sure the folders and files on your site…

How To Change PHP Version Per Domain

the past, you can still upgrade to EasyApache 4 to utilize this feature. MultiPHP allows you to set individual PHP versions and configurations to be used easily with your domains on your cPanel account.   Change PHP Version Using MultiPHP Before proceeding with the steps below, first you need to be using EasyApache 4 in your cPanel. All of our newly purchased Hosting plans, such as our Shared and Business hosting will have this by default. Start off by logging into your cPanel account. Once logged in, you will want to navigate to the Software section and find the MultiPHP…

File Manager vs FTP

What is cPanel File Manager? cPanel File Manager is a web interface where your entire site’s information, including, images, documents, 404 pages, are organized into folders. It is a quick and easy way to manage, navigate and edit your files. File Manager vs. FTP? Well… Nearly anything you need to do with your files can be done through this file system, for example, you can edit, upload, copy, compress, extract and remove files. So it’s pretty much a matter of preference, but there are advantages and disadvantages in certain situations, which you can see in the table below.   What…

Webalizer FTP Metrics

cPanel has many tools to help you track the various statistics of your website and its traffic. Webalizer is a program installed with cPanel that displays traffic statistics. For more information about Webalizer, you can view our cPanel Webalizer Metrics guide, ir you can visit their website Webalizer.org. The Webalizer FTP statistics keeps track of all users that have accessed your website using the FTP protocol. This is particularly useful if you are tracking who is performing uploads or downloads on your website, keeping track of which downloads are most popular, or which users are uploading the most content.  …

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…

What Can You Do with a Cloud Server?

…plans. So of course, you get better performance and it can handle more traffic and more processes running at once. You also have much more control, as you have root access. This means you can install whatever software, apps or scripts you want as needed. With shared hosting, you’re limited to what’s available.   Note: cPanel is not included on our VPS’s and would be an additional $13.00/mo upon purchase for Linux servers only. It would include WHM/cPanel with full root access to assist with the management of your website(s) and is recommended to purchase a tier 3 or higher…

Creating and Editing an .htaccess File

And Edit An .htaccess File cPanel To create an .htaccess file through cPanel, you’ll first need to be logged into cPanel. Once logged in, please refer to the following steps.   Click on the File Manager icon located under the files section     Select the location of where you’d like to create this file such as public_html Click the New File icon     Name the file .htaccess Click Create New File     If you’re not able to view this file once you have created it you’ll need to enable Show Hidden Files     Locate and right…

Checking Your Current Disk Usage In WHM

If you have a constantly growing website, or upload a large amount of files through cPanel / WHM, you will want to make sure you don’t exceed the maximum Disk that you can use. As if your disk space is maxed out on the server, the sites on the server, as well as some cPanel / WHM features may not work properly until disk space is cleared up, or added. However, at any time, you can check the current Disk Usage on your server from within WHM.   Where To Find Current Disk Usage Step One: Log into your WHM…