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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…

Hostwinds’ Migration Policy

…successful, our team will provide you with your updated nameservers to point your domain(s) to your service and to finalize your migration.   Limitations Hostwinds will not merge multiple cPanel accounts into a single cPanel account.   Migrations for Downgrades of Service If you are downgrading your Hostwinds service, and your service is fully managed, Hostwinds will assist you with the migration within the first 60 days of service for the newly purchased service. Hostwinds goes to great lengths to make migrations as easy for you as we can and want to make sure you are able completely satisfied with…

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…

WHM PHP Configuration Common Tweaks

WHM access is not available for our shared and/or business shared clients as this requires root access and the license. For more information on how to log into your WHM interface, please review How to Get Started with your New cPanel Server   Best WHM PHP Configuration Tweaks w/ EasyApache 3 Ideal PHP settings are dependent on the software you’re using and whether or not you’re experiencing any issues with the current settings. WHM allows you to adjust settings and make different tweaks to the PHP. You can access these PHP settings by going Home > Service Configuration > PHP…

How To Install Maldet on Ubuntu

Maldet is a Linux malware detection scanner. Maldet is a useful tool for those that run a hosted environment like WHM/cPanel installations. As stated by the Maldet creators, it uses threat data from network edge IDS that are actively used in attacks to generate an effective signature detection of php backdoors and darkmailers. The following steps will walk you through the process of installing maldet on your Linux machine.   Installing Maldet Change your working directory to /opt cd /opt/ Grab the file containing maldet from the official website. wget http://www.rfxn.com/downloads/maldetect-current.tar.gz   Uncompress the contents of the tar file. tar…

Finding and Changing Your Cloud VPS Server Password

…If you are changing your password, choosing a secure master password for your system is a crucial point of security for ensuring only you have access to your data. For this password and others, it is recommended to use letters, numbers, capitalized letters, and unique phrases. If this password is easy to guess, your entire system could be compromised as this user would have full access to your system.     Related Articles How To Change Root Password in WHM Change Windows VPS Password How Can I Change My Account Password? How to Change a cPanel User Password from WHM…

How to make your website Mobile Friendly

…3px lightgrey; } } Test your Site! You can your browser’s developer tools to view how the page will be displayed on different devices.   Related Articles Getting Started After Signing Up For Hostwinds Affiliate Program How to create a custom landing page using HTML and CSS Optimize Website Using .htaccess File Business Hosting Overview cPanel Errors Metrics How To Select And Manage Theme Options With Weebly Password Protect Files or Directories with .htaccess Restoring Files From A Duplicati Backup on CentOS How To Use Weebly Device Switcher WordPress Staging Area and Site Cloning How To Configure Weebly General Settings…

Apache Configuration in WHM

…and then click OK on the confirmation popup.   Changing the Indexing Priority To change the priority of which indexing filename gets chosen over another when both exist, simply select the filename you want to adjust the priority of in the list of Indexing filenames and select either Move Up or Move Down. The higher on the list, the higher the indexing priority for that filename will be.   Include Editor To allow additional configurations beyond what is available in the base configuration, the cPanel Apache configuration system uses Include directives to provide hooks to allow these configurations. These files…

Apache Configuration in WHM Guide

…Address Editor – This editor allows you to configure Apache to listen only to the the IP addresses you want   Memory Usage Restrictions – This tool allows you to individually set Apache memory limits by calculating them and setting process memory limit changes   Log Rotation – Allows you to manage which files are rotated and what files cPanel cpanellogd daemon should change   Piped Log Configuration – Allows you to enable this feature so that Apache access logs are split into a separate process. This keeps resources available and doesn’t force a restart every time they are changed….

Selecting A PHP Handler In WHM

…possible but you’re unable to know which user ran the script.   How To Install Additional PHP Handlers To install additional PHP handlers you’ll need to use WHM’s EasyApache 3 tool, and install the Apache module for the handler through EasyApache. In WHM, head to Home > Software > EasyApache3 or EasyApace4 (depending on what version you may be running)   Upon completion of the build, EasyApache 3 will configure PHP and suEXEC for you automatically.   Helpful Related Articles How To Change PHP Version Per Domain cPanel And WHM Overview Apache Configuration In WHM Guide Definition Of WHM Functions…