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Transfer/Migrate a Server with No Downtime (or Database Lag)

How can I transfer servers with no downtime?   If you’re using a Cloud or Dedicated server and want to change servers, you can do the following to ensure there’s no downtime:   Note: This guide is written with both servers using WHM/cPanel, however the general principles should be applicable to most transfers.   Note: These steps are…

Setting up cPanel/WHM Packages

How do I create packages in WHM for cPanel? Setting up packages makes creating and 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…

Setting up a Remote Hostwinds Server for cPanel/WHM Backups

How Do I Set Up a Remote Hostwinds Server for cPanel/WHM Backups? You can easily have your backups sent to a remote server by using FTP in both WHM and cPanel as explained below.   How to Set a Remote Backup Server for cPanel Backups   Login to your cPanel account Select Backup Wizard under…

Restoring Backup Accounts

How do I Restore Backups in WHM?   By following these directions, you can easily restore backups in WHM if you’re on one of our Cloud or Dedicated servers:   Backup Restoration option   Go to WHM Go to the Backup section This can be done by searching for the word “backup” in the search…

Configuring WHM Automatic Backups

How do I Configure Automatic Backups with WHM? One of the most important things you can do to protect yourself (and any clients you might be hosting) against security threats and data loss is ensuring everything is properly backed up and saved. Luckily, it’s easy to setup WHM automatic backups.   Go to the Backup section…

Services Manager and Automatic Startup of Services

WHM provides a dashboard specifically for restarting services with a simple click of a button.  To access the service and restart it head to Home > Restart Services > Choose one of the 8 services you want to restart.       Click into the service and hit the Yes button to restart.     To ensure…