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cPanel and WHM Overview

…with WHM? WHM controls the majority of the web server’s configurations, including security firewalls, email limits, server maintenance, as well as the installation of available PHP and Perl modules and the upgrade of RPMs installed on the system. We have a full list of all of WHM’s features available on our Definition of WHM Features article. Since WHM has such a high level of control over the server it is installed on, Shared Reseller WHM has more limited access, while VPS and Dedicated WHM services are unlimited. In order to connect to WHM, you will usually connect through the ports…

Definition of WHM Functions

Web Host Manager, or WHM is a fantastic interface that houses a collection of tools to manage your server and any websites that are hosted on your server. In this article we will briefly cover the functions that are available through WHM.  Each item can be searched in WHM’s search bar in the top left upon logging in for quick access. search bar in WHM Server Configuration Basic cPanel & WHM Setup – Displays your basic server settings Change Root Password – Changes your root password Configure cPanel Cron Jobs – Allows you to configure Cron jobs that will run…

How To Edit Your WHM System Mail Preferences

to manage server contacts, as well as the notifications that each contact will be messaged with. How To Get Started With Your New CPanel / WHM Server – Guide on the first steps in getting started with WHM and creating a cPanel account. How To Change Your Hostname In WHM – How to change the hostname of your WHM installation, as often your WHM will automatically redirect here. If you should have any questions or would like assistance, do feel free to contact us through Live Chat, on our Phones, or by submitting a ticket with our Technical Support team….

Using Two-Factor Authentication With WHM

the account and Key information into the mobile phone application Step 8:  Now move to your mobile device.  The Mobile application will display a 6 digit security code Step 9:  Enter the 6 digit security code into the Security Code text box Step 10:  Click the Configure Two-Factor Authentication button Step 11:  Confirmation will appear if done properly Two-Factor should now be enabled on your WHM Third Party Related Article For more direct information, please review Two-Factor Authentication for WHM from WHM documentation here Related Articles cPanel and WHM Overview Definition of WHM Functions Selecting A PHP Handler In WHM Most Recommended WHM Tweaks…

Managing Feature Lists in WHM

here. As it will contain a brief description of each Feature listed. After you have finished making any changes to the Feature List, you can click the blue Save button located at the bottom of the page. If wanting to cancel any changes, you may click the Cancel button. Related Articles Editing a Package in WHM – How to edit a previously made package within WHM. Adding a Package into WHM – Guide on how to create new Packages to create cPanel accounts from. Deleting a Package in WHM – Brief guide on how to delete a package from WHM….

Setup cPanel and WHM

Manager (WHM) is the underlying support system that cPanel relies on. They are both included in the cPanel license purchased with your VPS. The first time logging into WHM after a fresh installation to your VPS will prompt a few setup process steps. Step 1: Log into your WHM using the root user and associated password. These are included in the welcome email sent at the time of the creation of the server. There is also a link in the same email that opens the login page to your WHM portal. Alternatively, manually typing the IP Address of the server…

Definition of Reseller WHM Functions

These definitions should help you understand most of the options you see in your WHM reseller account.   Server Configuration Basic cPanel & WHM Setup – Displays your basic server settings Change Root Password – Changes your root password Configure cPanel Cron Jobs – Allows you to configure Cron jobs that will run as the root user Initial Quota Setup – Enables Quota management on machines that have a kernel that doesn’t support quotas Server Time – Set the server timezone / sync the time Statistics Software Configuration – Enables you to customize the statistics settings Tweak Settings – Many…

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 Configuration…