MySQL Additional Access Hosts

How do I Allow Remote Access to my Database? You can allow remote access to your MySQL database in cPanel by doing the following: Login to cPanel Under the Databases section select Remote MySQL®     Put the IPs you want in the text box Click the Add Host button     Note : This interface also allows for wildcards (%)….

Additional MySQL Access Hosts

…Step 2: Go to Home >> SQL Services   This can be located quickly by searching for “sql” in the top left search bar   Step 3: Select Additional MySQL Access Hosts     Step 4: Put the IPs you want in the text box Step 5: Click Save     Note: If you’d like to assign these settings to all accounts, you can click the link at the bottom labeled “click here” to do so.   Related Articles Remote MySQL in cPanel MySQL Additional Access Hosts Definition of Databases Icons How to Get Started with your New cPanel Server…

Services Manager and Automatic Startup of Services

This articles intent is for those who have a Linux VPS with a cPanel/WHM license. Those who have our shared and/or business shared service are not provided root access, and therefore cannot make server side changes.   How To Restart Services In WHM WHM provides a dashboard specifically for restarting services with a simple click of a button. To access the service and restart it head to Home and search for “restart” in the search bar (1) >> choose Restart Services on the left column (2) >> choose one of the 8 services you want to restart (3). For more…

How Do I Add An IPv6 Range Through WHM?

…Reserved button   7a: Available – addresses can be assigned 7b: Reserved – addresses can not be assigned   Step 8: Include a description of the range in the Range Notes text box Step 9: Click the Add Range button     Make sure your server is configured for IPv6 before you attempt to add them. If you need help with this, see our guide on how to add IPv6 assignments.   Related Articles cPanel and WHM Overview How to Change the Root MYSQL Password For WHM How to Get Started with your New cPanel Server Definition of WHM Functions…

How To Stay Informed About Breaking Security Updates or Patches

How Do I Stay Up-To-Date With New Security Patches And Updates? One of the best ways to stay up to date with updates or security patches, is to update your server often and have a schedule to do so. Monthly updates are completely acceptable, however it’s better to run updates weekly or twice a week. This will ensure that your server is always as up to date as possible. WordPress, cPanel and WHM will often tell you if there is a critical or new update available. If you aren’t sure how to update your current system, you should check out…

How to Password Protect a Directory in Virtualmin

As far as control panels go, cPanel is a fairly common industry standard, however it comes at a cost. But what if you simply did not like cPanel or did not want to pay for a control panel and still wanted to use a control panel? The answer is Virtualmin/Webmin! Virtualmin/Webmin is an open source control panel that allows you to manage both your server and your websites with the familiar comfort of a GUI. In this article we will cover how to password protect a directory using the built in functionality of Virtualmin. This article implies that you have…

How to Create a Redirect in Virtualmin

Virtualmin is a Webmin module that is typically used to manage multiple virtual hosts through a single interface, similar to cPanel. It supports multiple functions such as creating/managing Apache virtual hosts, MySQL database creation/management, generating DNS zones, managing mailboxes, and much more. Like cPanel you can also manage the redirection of URL’s that are associated with your server by using Virtualmin’s intuitive interface. As I’m sure you know, the focus of this article is to explain how to create a redirect in Virtualmin. This article implies that you have already installed Virtualmin, if you have not done so yet please…

Spam Related Questions

…says it came from actually came from said domain. You can follow this guide on How to Setup SPF and DKIM Records in cPanel.   Validate Your Emails Sometimes even after setting SPF and DKIM records, your emails are still being filtered. In this case the next step is to add a DMARC record. DMARC stands for Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance, and is an email-validation system that builds on top of the SPF and DKIM system to not only authenticate, but also validate the emails sent. You can use the guide on How to Setup DMARC Records in…

How to Install Drupal Using Softaculous

…Open your Softaculous Apps Installer. This can be found in your cPanel area as shown below:   Step 2: In the Softaculous search area, type in Drupal to narrow the list down to only the Drupal CMS.   Step 3: There are two ways to install Drupal. Feel free to click either one, as highlighted:   Step 4: You will be shown a Software Setup page such as this one:   Let’s go over each section of the Software Setup page in detail so you know which each option means. First you can choose the version of Drupal you wish…

What Is VPS Hosting?

…website needs more resources than our Shared or Business Hosting can provide you and Hostwinds makes a very strong effort to help you continue to grow and be successful. We make the migration easy for you to a VPS server and using a Tier 3 or Tier 4 with a cPanel license should be pretty familiar to most Hostwinds Shared or Business Hosting clients. Hostwinds VPS services are a good choice to keep your website growing and successful in today’s Cloud first world.   Hostwinds VPS Options Managed Linux Managed Windows Unmanaged Linux Unmanaged Windows   Helpful Related Articles Hostwinds…