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List Of Useful Ports To Know At Hostwinds

mind that the below ports may not be available or opened depending on the service you purchased.   Name Port HTTP 80 FTP 21 Secure Shell (SSH) 22 Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) 25 MySQL 3306 (by default) cPanel 2083 WHM 2087 Webmail 2096 Domain Name System (DNS) 53 Outgoing SMTP (secured) 465 Receiving IMAP (secured) 993 Receiving POP3 (secured) 995 Outgoing SMTP (unsecured) 587 Receiving IMAP (unsecured) 143 Receiving POP3 (unsecured) 110   Related Articles   Common Commands (Centos 7) Common Linux Commands cPanel and WHM Overview   Related Resources   Service Name and Transport Protocol Port Number Registry…

508 Resource Limits Reached

The message for website owners 508 Resource Limits Reached may happen for Shared Hosting Clients due to a couple of different reasons. This error in general means that it may be time to continue growing your website and upgrade to a Business Web Hosting plan so that your website visitors are not greeted with this sort of error. Most times, this is due to limitations on the Memory Usage and Entry Processes for your account.   What Is Causing 508 Resource Limits Reached Error Step One: Login to your cPanel account and view the CPU and Concurrent Connection Usage area…

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…

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    …

How Long After I Request Cancellation will My service be Terminated?

…be sure to take backups of all necessary information before requesting the cancellation from your Client Area as all data will be lost once processed!   You May Be Able to Create Backups Utilizing the Following:   Creating full backups with cPanel Creating backups with WHM – This is for creating automatic backups. If you need one now, you’ll need to backup each cPanel account individually.   Helpful Related Articles   Hostwinds My Products & Services Section – Review Your Hostwinds Services How Do I Cancel My Services? What Is Your Refund Policy? Will I Be Charged After Cancelling?  …

Why Won’t my PHP Script send mail?

…A PHP Script There are various ways that can be used in PHP to send emails. In this example, we will be using the PHPMailer. Make sure that you have the email address that you will be sending emails from already created on the server. For cPanel, we have a guide on how to do that here. Once you have that email address created, you can proceed with the steps below. Since this will be done using PHP code, you can create a test PHP file. For now, name it as sendemail.php After the page is created, you will want…

Allow Editing of Hidden/System Files

Some files you want to edit may be hidden by default. A common file like this is the .htaccess file. You can choose to show these files in both cPanel and FileZilla by performing the following steps:   How do I Show Hidden Files in FileZilla?   Click Server at the top Click Force show hidden files from the dropdown   How do I Show Hidden Files in cPanel?   Go to File Manager     Click Settings (In paper lantern theme, this is a button at the top right)     Click the box for Show Hidden Files (dotfiles)…

What’s the Difference Between Horde, Roundcube and SquirrelMail

Choosing a default Webmail application can be a bit confusing, especially if you do not really know the differences between the applications that cPanel provides. These differences are fairly subtle and the choice generally comes down to your personal preference and what you find useful in a mail client. In this article we will discuss these differences as well as visually illustrate them so that you can make an informed decision without the need to scour the internet for this information. The first time you open Webmail, you will notice that you can set any of these Webmail clients as…

Set a Permanent (301) Redirect Using .htaccess

…  #Redirect www to non www RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^www.(.*)$ [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://%1/$1 [R=301,L]     There are other variations of redirection rules/code, however these are generally the most commonly used. Don’t forget to save your .htaccess file once you’re satisfied with the edits that you have made.   If you have access to cPanel, you can create 301 redirects in your .htaccess file by using the Redirect option under Domains   Related Articles Creating and Editing an .htaccess File Change the Default Index Page Using .htaccess Optimize Website Using .htaccess File How To Access cPanel

Reseller Center Overview

This article is intended for VPS, Cloud and Dedicated Server clients who have access to Web Host Manager (WHM). cPanel licenses can be purchased with your VPS, Cloud or Dedicated Server for an additional cost to give you the ability to use cPanel and WHM to manage your accounts and the server configurations. What is the Reseller Center? The Reseller Center is a management dashboard for all your reseller accounts. This is where you can add, remove, and manage reseller privileges in the server. You can find this section by heading to Resellers > Reseller Center.     In this…