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How to Reset FTP Account Passwords

How to Reset FTP Account Passwords in cPanel? Using FTP to upload files to your website or to download them from your website is very common. In some instances you may need to reset your FTP password, perhaps you have forgotten it or perhaps you’d just like to change it. Whatever the case may be this article will show you how to change your FTP password using cPanel. Please note that you’ll need to be logged into cPanel before proceeding.   Click the FTP Accounts icon     Locate and select the Change Password link     Enter in the…

Hostwinds White Label Reseller Overview

…for a Hostwinds White Label Reseller account is $10/mo.   What Is Included With White Label Specifically White Label comes with the following: 1 free domain name registration for the first year * 1 dedicated IP for your White Label Reseller web hosting account cPanel access to manage your domain and emails, with the equivalent of Shared Basic Hosting. (please review Shared Hosting Overview for more information) WHMCS license key to help you manage your web hosting billing & automation Discounts off products depending on the amount sold   * Free Domain is for any domain that Hostwinds supports and…

Temporarily Change WordPress URL (siteurl and home)

…Option 1: Edit wp-config.php In the root directory of your WordPress installation (public_html on a hosting package (or /var/www/html on a VPS, depending on OS and setup) will be the wp-config.php file. In cPanel use the File Manager to navigate to public_html (or the subdomain WordPress is installed in), click the wp-config.php file and click Edit in the file manager. – or – In ssh, cd to /var/www/html or to the document root where WordPress is installed and Edit this file in your favorite Text Editor. For example, type nano wp-config.php to open this file so that you can make…

How to Install CentOS Web Panel on Cloud VPS

You can install an impressive number of software applications onto your Hostwinds Cloud VPS with the click of a button. When it comes to hosting your websites, one of the more popular options is CentOS Web Panel, which you can install at Hostwinds with the click of a button.   What is CentOS Web Panel? CentOS Web Panel, also called CWP, is a free web hosting control and administration panel for hosting and managing websites and their associated services such as emails and zone records. CWP has extensive support and features, and is compatible with cPanel backups making it a…

FTP Server Configuration in WHM

…Per IP Address: Specifies the maximum number of concurrent FTP connections per IP address. Allow Logins With Root Password: Specifies whether the root password can be used to login to all FTP accounts. Broken Clients Compatibility: Specifies whether to ignore parts of the FTP protocol standards that may cause issues with some FTP clients or firewalls. To make any changes to these, simply enter or select the values you want for the options you want to modify and click Save.   Related Articles cPanel Web Disk Configuration in WHM cPanel Web Services Configuration in WHM Exim Configuration Manager in WHM…

How To Configure Your Weebly Main Page Navigation

…we’ll go over the my account, edit site and language buttons.   Edit Your Site Button Step One: Login to your cPanel Step Two: Navigate to the Weebly Application from your cPanel     Step Three: Click the edit button associated with you website to bring you to the your build page as seen below     Step Four: The Next page brings you to a page where you can choose a language, edit your site or log out of the account   The My Account drop down lets you log out Edit site brings you to your website builder…

Do You Support PHP, MYSQL and/or PERL?

When choosing a hosting provider it is important to understand what software they directly support and offer. We’re often asked if we support PHP, MySQL, and Perl on our services. The short answer to this is yes, we do. A few more definitive points regarding this are listed for you below. All of our servers fully support PHP, MySQL, and Perl. Base operating system installations in a VPS or dedicated are minimal installs and would need the specific packages installed after deployment. If you’re including cPanel/WHM with your VPS or dedicated server these packages are installed along with the control…

How To Find Your Dedicated IP On Shared/Business Plans

You can find your Dedicated IP from within cPanel. You may need to find your web hosting account’s Dedicated IP Address for many reasons such as accessing FTP, pointing your domain’s A or other DNS records, viewing your site before pointing it to Hostwinds or various other reasons. In this guide, we will show you how to quickly find your account’s Dedicated IP Address as a Shared or Business Hosting client with Hostwinds. You will need to be logged into https://clients.hostwinds.com in order to follow this guide.   Find Dedicated IP Address Step One: Select your hosting plan    …

Minimum System Requirements

Hostwinds offers several operating systems to chose from, either Linux or Windows, in a variety of versions. This guide’s intent is to list the minimum requirements each of these systems require in order to operate so that you are successful while using your services. All of our current Dedicated and VPS server plans meet these requirements.   cPanel Minimum Requirements are not included in this guide   Linux OS Minimum Server Requirements   CentOS 6   512MB of system memory (RAM) 1GB of disk space   CentOS 7   512MB of system memory (RAM) 10GB of disk space   Note:…

How to Change Your Hostname in WHM

…to you to create an A record for the hostname so that it can be reached over the internet:   Clicking the Add an A entry for your hostname button will take you to the following page:   Simply verifying the IP in the textbox is the correct IP for your server and clicking Add Entry will set the A record for your hostname.   Related Articles cPanel and WHM Overview Definition of WHM Functions How to Change Your Hostname in Linux How to Change Your Hostname in Virtualmin How to Stop cPanel/WHM from Automatically Redirecting to the Server Hostname…