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How To Manage Products With The Weebly Store

The most important part of your Weebly Store is managing the Products and Services that you are offering to your customers. Thankfully, Weebly has an incredibly easy to use interface for managing your products on your site. You can create Products, edit them later on and even put them on Sale. This guide will go through many of the actions you can perform with the products manager in Weebly.   Where To Find The Products Manager In Weebly Step One: Begin by logging into your cPanel and navigating to your Weebly Website Editor. Step Two: Select Edit next to the…

WHM Security Checklist/Best Practices

How do I make my server more secure? Here are some of the best tips to make sure that your WHM server is more secure: Use secure passwords Secure SSH Secure Apache Harden your system Restrict your system’s compilers Disable unused services and daemons Monitor your system Enable a firewall Stay up-to-date If you’d like to see more information about how to do any of the above, please visit: https://documentation.cpanel.net/display/CKB/Tips+to+Make+Your+Server+More+Secure…

How To Perform WHMCS Updates

…options to be selected and a filepath input for the update to proceed.     First, select the version you are wishing to upgrade to, Stable, Release Candidate, Beta, or your current version of WHMCS.   You can read about the various versions of WHMCS here to help you with your decision.   The temporary path that is used, needs to exist. It will also need to be in this format   /home/$cpanelUsername/Path   So, if my cPanel username is example, and I want to have my temporary folder by a folder labeled updates outside of my publicly accessible public_html…

Adding a MySQL user to a database

How do I Add a User to a MySQL Database? You can easily add a user to specific MySQL databases in cPanel by doing the following instructions below.   Go to Home > Databases > MySQL Databases     Scroll to the Add User To Database section Pick the desired user and database from the menus Click the Add button   Set the permissions you wish to grant the user Click the Make Changes button     Click the Go Back button to return to the MySQL Databases dashboard    …

How to Enable Automatic Updates Using Softaculous

Softaculous can help you keep most applications up to date to with the latest versions. Keeping software up to date is not only considered best practice, but can also be critical for a web based application, such as WordPress. The following guide will show you how to enable automatic updates/upgrades for most applications that are installed using Softaculous.   By default, Softaculous should automatically update itself every 24 hours.   Enabling Automatic Upgrades To enable this feature for any application that supports it, follow the steps listed below.   These steps assume that you’re already logged into cPanel.   This…

How To Change Root Password in WHM

…YourServer’sIPAddress:2087, YourServer’sHostName/whm or YourServer’sHostName:2087   Step Two: From the Server Configuration menu select Change Root Password Step Three: Type in your new root password and confirm it Step Four: Click the Change Password button     Related Articles How to Configure Dreamweaver FTP for Connection Change Email Address How To Configure Weebly General Settings How To Create Your Own Custom Windows VPS Instance(s) How To Select And Manage Theme Options With Weebly How to Change Your Hostname In Linux How To Remove An IP Block From Your Server cPanel License Expired Banning Traffic to Your Site LAMP Stack Application Overview…

WHM Tweak Settings Overview

…has a plethora of subtopics you can explore. To find Tweak Settings, login to your WHM and head to Home => Server Configuration => Tweak Settings. Common Tweaks for Performance Turn off Mailman Used for managing mailing lists, but if you don’t utilize mailing lists in cpanel, disabling would reduce CPU usage Set email delivery times to retry every 120 seconds The default is 60 seconds, again, to reduce CPU usage Set Initial default/catch-all for Accounts Behavior to Fail This is to mitigate CPU usage as well as received SPAM. If emails are sent to inboxes that don’t exist, this…

How To Install Virtualmin On Cloud VPS

You can install an impressive number of software applications onto your Hostwinds Cloud VPS with the click of a button. If you want to have your own web hosting server for multiple websites, we offer Virtualmin on our cloud services.   What is Virtualmin? Virtualmin is a domain and web hosting software that lets you set up automation tasks and virtualize individual environments for your websites. It is an alternative to cPanel or Plesk, and is based on the Webmin web hosting software. Our guide will explain how to both create a new server with Virtualmin’s free edition, as well…

How to Install Plesk on Cloud VPS

At Hostwinds, you can create your Cloud VPS Server from several different software applications with the click of a button. After all, the Cloud Portal was built with you in mind and we want to make it as easy to use as possible. If you’re looking for an enterprise-level alternative to cPanel for your web hosting needs, you can always choose to give Plesk a try. In this guide, let’s go over how to quickly get started using Plesk on your Cloud VPS.   What is Plesk? Plesk is a popular choice for Windows Cloud VPS or Dedicated Servers for…

CentOS 7 Web Panel Overview

…launch time when your server first boots. It’s also where you can setup service monitors to be alerted if a service stops, fails or otherwise does not function as intended. User Accounts Settings for user accounts This area is where you are able to create, manage, edit and delete user accounts for the server. Typically, it is not recommended to perform routine tasks as the root user, and this is where you would navigate to create a non-root user for every-day purposes. It’s also where you can manage permissions, import and export backups, and work with cPanel backups. Domains Settings…