How to Access cPanel

cPanel is a fully featured web based control panel that provides you with tools to manage your website(s).   How do I Access my cPanel Account? There are a few ways that you can access your cPanel account, the first of which is adding /cpanel to the end of your domain name in a web…

Creating a Downloadable File in cPanel

How do I Create a Downloadable File in cPanel? In some instances you may find that you need to make a file available to download through your website. Essentially the file would first need to be uploaded to your website and then you’ll need to make sure that the permissions for the file have been…

cPanel Virus Scan

How to Use the Virus Scanner in cPanel This article describes how to use the virus scanner in cPanel to scan your account files for viruses, trojan horses, and other types of malware. You can scan e-mail files, files in public web and FTP directories, or your entire account. By default, the cPanel virus scanner…

cPanel Definitions of the Stats Panel

The Statistics panel in cPanel is a collection of various stats from your cPanel account. This panel’s location can vary depending on which cPanel theme as well as the version that you’re using. However, in the Basic theme this panel is located on the right side of your cPanel interface. Let’s take a look at…

Definition of cPanel File Manager

The cPanel File Manager is a tool that you can use to edit, upload, copy, remove, compress, decompress or perform any other function needed for your files on your server. In this guide we will give a breakdown of how the file manager works with the hopes that this will make it easier for you…

How do I Fix My cPanel Theme?

How to fix your cPanel theme Sometimes account transfers can bring unknown “cPanel themes” into our hosting. This can cause errors that make cPanel users unable to log in, send emails or upload files. If you’re on a shared, business or reseller hosting package, please submit a support ticket while logged into your client area.…

cPanel Zone Editor

A website has many resource records assigned to it. These are used to identify specific locations within the server for different services. For example, when you log into your mail, you can use the URL webmail.yourdomainname.com. The server looks for the DNS record associated with webmail.yourdomainname.com and knows to send you to the Webmail login…

How to Backup a MySQL Database in cPanel

How do I Backup a MySQL Database in cPanel? This article will cover how to perform a MySQL database backup in cPanel. Please note that you’ll need to be logged into cPanel before proceeding. If you’re not sure how to login to cPanel, please check out our guide: How to access cPanel. To generate a…

What Free Hosting Options are There Besides cPanel?

Typically when hosting a single website or multiple websites it’s advisable to use a control panel such as cPanel. This helps streamline some of the tasks related to hosting. Although control panels such as cPanel are phenomenal, not everyone wants to pay a licensing fee to use them. With that in mind, you may be…