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How to Order and Activate Softaculous for a cPanel/WHM Server

Softaculous is an application installer that can be used in conjunction with several different control panels (including cPanel, CentOS Web Panel and other Control Panels), to easily install, manage, clone, and stage web 400+ supported applications and frameworks such as WordPress. While not necessary to be able to install web applications onto your host, Softaculous … Read More…

How To Reinstall Softaculous

This details the steps for both the normal reinstall, as well as the manual reinstall if that is preferred. Run these commands on your server to reinstall Softaculous: That’s it! Manual Reinstallation If you prefer a manual reinstall, you can follow the directions below for a manual reinstall of Softaculous. Backup of Your Settings   … Read More…

Softaculous Application Updates

How do I Update Softaculous Applications? Updating your Softaculous-installed applications is easy and important to do. Applications, software and scripts are always being updated with new features, but more importantly, fixes to possible security risks. Here’s how to update them:   Once logged into cPanel go to Home > Software > Softaculous Apps Installer     … Read More…

Softaculous Supported Applications

What Apps are Included in Softaculous? Softaculous offers over 400+ different applications that can help you be successful. You can find some of the plugins that are available through Softaculous below. Softaculous will usually sort these by category on what the Script would do, and how it can be used. Blogs WordPress LifeType Open Blog … Read More…

Softaculous Overview

Softaculous is a software that is included with Hostwinds Shared and Business Hosting packages. Softaculous licences can also be purchased for any Cloud or VPS servers that Hostwinds offers along with cPanel installed. This allows our clients easy installation of hundreds of scripts and applications with a few simple clicks. What Is Included? There are … Read More…