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Managing MySQL User Permissions in cPanel

There are times when a database user does not need to have full permissions to a database in order to interact with a MySQL Database. If you ever need to create a user with restricted permissions, this guide will help you do just that. How do I Create Permissions for MySQL Databases? MySQL users can be setup with certain permissions to regulate their access. What users are allowed to do include SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE and DELETE. This guide will show you, the administrator, how to set or revoke those privileges through your cPanel account. To get started, you will want…

How to Add IP’s to a cPanel Based KVM Server

Once the IP’s have been provisioned/assigned to the server in question, log into the WHM interface on the server. Once logged in, use the search bar to locate the “Add a New IP Address” option; which should be under the “IP Functions” section. This can be achieved more quickly by searching for “ip”. Click on “Add a New IP Address”, which will take you to the interface that is used to add IP’s in WHM/cPanel. To add an IP, simply copy the IP that you’d like to add from the clients product page in WHMCS, and paste it in the…

Definition of Reseller WHM Functions

about SSL related resources   Market Market Provider Manager – Manage products that are available to purchase via the cPanel interface   Development Apps Managed by AppConfig – Display apps that are installed/registered with AppConfig cPanel Development Forum – Link to the cPanel Development Forum cPanel Plugin File Generator – Creates plugin files Manage Hooks – Manage hooks that already exist on your server Software Development Kit – Link to the Software Development Kit for cPanel/WHM   Helpful Related Articles cPanel And WHM Overview Reseller Hosting Overview How To Get Started With Your New cPanel Server Creating A cPanel Account…

Why Can’t I Receive Email?

Issues Receiving Email If you’re having problems receiving email, but you can send email, here are some possible common causes that will be explained in more depth below: Over email quota DNS problems Mail client problems   Over Email Quota Each email account is assigned a quota when created. You can check these settings in cPanel and increase them if necessary: Step 1: Go to cPanel (For knowledge on how to access your cPanel should you have a package that includes it, please review: How To Access cPanel) Step 2: Go to Email Accounts     Step 3: Ensure Email…

Reseller Hosting Overview

staff.   Will Hostwinds Assist Me with My Upgrade? Absolutely! As long as the plan selected is a fully managed plan, Hostwinds will be able to fully complete your upgrade to your product of choice. Do note, that you’ll need to purchase a cPanel license if upgrading to a Cloud or Dedicated server. A cPanel license costs $13 for Cloud or VPS instances and $35 for Dedicated Servers.   Helpful Related Articles How To Get Started With Your New cPanel Server How Do I Add Email Accounts In cPanel? How To Delete A cPanel From WHM cPanel And WHM Overview…

How To Set-Up And Read Webmail

Webmail is the online email client that cPanel users can load. The client comes with three pre-loaded webmail clients that allow you to read webmail directly from cPanel itself or from your browser: Roundcube, Horde and SquirrelMail.   How Do I Setup My Webmail On cPanel? To setup Webmail you’ll need to first have an existing email account created. If you haven’t done this yet, you can review this guide for creating new email accounts.   How Do I Read Webmail From cPanel? Once you have an account, you’ll be able to access Webmail in multiple ways. The first is…

Shared and Business Hosting Quick Start Guide

message to your cPanel login URL Enter your Login Credentials from your Welcome e-mail message at the cPanel login prompt Or Login to your account at https://clients.hostwinds.com Click on the service that you purchased Click the Login to cPanel link on the left side of the page   How Do I Get My Site Built? There are a variety of ways and tools that can be used for building your site. If you are familiar with how to code your own site, or use a Website Builder such as Adobe Dreamweaver or Adobe Muse, you can upload the files from…

Setting up Email Forwarders

the Add Domain Forwarder button   To confirm domain forwarding check under the heading “Forward All Email for a Domain” in the Forwarders section to see if the connection exists     Helpful Related Articles Fetch cPanel Email Using Gmail Hostwinds highly suggests using fetching when possible to avoid forwarding SPAM as this can cause delays, or even have your domain blacklisted as forwarding SPAM is seen the same as sending SPAM. How Do I Add Email Accounts In cPanel How To Set-up and Read Webmail How To Set-up Email Client In cPanel A Beginners Guide To cPanel    …

How do I Change My Main Domain Name?

your new cPanel Main Domain in the text field After editing your main domain and click the Change Domain button.     Your primary domain is now changed and all associated primary files within your cPanel service, that existed for your old domain, will display for the new domain name now.   We strongly suggest taking a backup prior to any changes. For further information on how to take a backup within your cPanel, please review: How Do I Do Full Backups In cPanel   Helpful Related Articles How to Setup a Subdomain Using cPanel A Beginners Guide to cPanel