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Changing cPanel Main Domain

on domain, you can move all of the files to the public_html folder for your primary domain. You can also change the document root of the primary domain by adding the following to a .htaccess file in your public_html folder: RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^yourdomain.com$ [NC,OR] RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^www.yourdomain.com$ RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !directory/ RewriteRule (.*) /directory/$1 [L]   Replace yourdomain.com and directory aboce with your primary domain name and the folder or directory that your files exist in   Helpful Related Articles A Beginners Guide to cPanel How to Change a cPanel Password How To Access cPanel Hostwinds Client Area Overview…

How To Change Your Webmail Password In cPanel

After you create your email within cPanel, there may come a time where you may want to change your password to your email account for a variety of reasons. The following steps will outline how to change your webmail(s) password if needed.   Step 1: Log into your cPanel service (If not familiar how, please review our article How To Access cPanel) Step 2: Locate your Email section and cPanel and select Email Accounts     Step 3: Select the Email Accounts tab. Select Password and Authentication to the right of the email now you wish to change.    …

cPanel: Adding Email to Android

Enter in your server information. Enter in your SMTP information (typically mail.example.com), Security Type (select SSL/TLS), check Require Sign-in, username (Webmail email) and password (Webmail password).     Step 7: Select your email preferences and tap Next     Step 8: Finish by naming your account and display names. Tap Next when finished.     Your Android Email should now be correctly configured to receive your cPanel emails on your Android device. Helpful Related Articles How Do I Add Email Accounts In cPanel? Definition of cPanel Email Icons cPanel and WHM Overview cPanel: Adding Webmail Email To iPhone    …

Setting Up cPanel/WHM Packages

managing multiple cPanel accounts easier.   Log in to WHM Go to Packages You can find this section by searching for the word “package” in the search bar Go to Add a Package     Name your package Define the resource allocation for the account     Choose the settings you want for this package Click the add button     Resources – If these are left at zero, they’ll have unlimited resources of that type.   Helpful Related Articles cPanel And WHM Overview cPanel Minimum Requirements How To Get Started With Your New cPanel Server Creating A cPanel Account…

How to create a PHP Error log in cPanel

folder or create this if the file does not exist. You can customize the location of the file or the file name by editing the file path.   Step 6b: Locate your cPanel/FTP username in your cPanel homepage in the upper right corner of your cPanel homepage   You can add an error log for each domain by creating a separate .htaccess file in the domain’s document root. You can combine these by keeping the file path as shown above for the phperror.log file the same   Test Your Error Log Step One: Create a new PHP file named errortest.php…

cPanel Web Services Configuration in WHM

Within WHM, you can customize the SSL/TLS settings for secure connection to the cPanel, WHM, and Webmail services. In order to continue with this guide and follow along, you can access the cPanel Web Services Configuration from the Service Configuration category of WHM on your Cloud VPS or Dedicated Server if you have purchased an additional cPanel license.     This page gives you two available options to modify: TLS/SSL Cipher List: Specifies the TLS/SSL ciphers available for any cPanel Web services to use. TLS/SSL Protocols: Specifies the TLS/SSL protocols available for any cPanel Web services to use. Both of…

cPanel/WHM License

Servers with cPanel/WHM require a cPanel license in order to be utilized. Hostwinds offers licenses for both our Cloud/VPS products, and Dedicated servers. When purchasing a new Cloud Server or Dedicated Server, the option to include the cPanel license during checkout is available. To purchase a license at a later time, users can navigate to this link from their client area, and select the license you require. License Types cPanel VPS License: This is the license to select if you have a Cloud Server Dedicated cPanel License: This is the license to select if you have a dedicated server. The…

How To Choose cPanel Theme (Style)

simply a way for you to pick what your dashboard looks like. cPanel’s current default theme is called Basic. If you’re interested in using the older version of the theme, you can switch back to Retro.   cPanel Theme/Style Selection To change your theme either scroll down to the Preferences section or simply use the drop down at the top of the page (where your username is) as shown here:     Next, select Change Style     Related Articles cPanel and WHM Overview A Beginners Guide to cPanel Creating a cPanel Account How do I Fix My cPanel Theme?…

Why Do I Have to Pay for cPanel on My Server?

for the cost of the license. As a Hostwinds client, you’re able to purchase a cPanel license directly from us. Due to our licensing contract with the company, the cost of a cPanel license would actually be lower than purchasing it from the company directly. We can set it up for you quickly and easily via a support ticket that is automatically created after the checkout process for new cPanel license orders. Alternatively, if you’re a more technical user or you don’t require cPanel specifically, you can check out this article that covers several of the best free control panels….