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Migrating your sites from your old hosting provider to your new Hostwinds Hosting plan is incredibly easy. Our Migration Process can usually take up to 48 hours total, provided there are no technical difficulties encountered. Migrations are reviewed on a case-by-case basis,...

This is a common question for many folks that are new to Linux or hosting in general. In the world of Linux, you have many file systems, and one of the things that remains constant among them is the inode. Data is stored on a Linux file system in two different ways – data...

While domain transfers are not overly complicated, they involve restrictions that can prevent successfully transferring domains between hosts and registrars. The following are typical reasons that could cause a transfer to fail and should be handled before attempting any...

Some control panels, such as cPanel, are supplied and supported by their own company who has developed and maintained the software. As a result, if you'd like to use this software, you'll need to purchase a license for each server that you want to use cPanel. On a shared...

When it comes to our Web Shared, Business, Reseller, and White Label reseller hosting packages, we only provide Linux web hosting environments on a LAMP stack framework (Linux server, Apache webserver, or equivalent, MySQL or equivalent, and PHP development). Our Web Shared,...

How Do I Upgrade Or Downgrade An Account In WHM? You can upgrade or downgrade accounts by following these steps: Step 1: Log in to WHM (Login details are provided for your WHM upon purchasing a Linux server with Centos + WHM/cPanel license in a welcome email) Step 2: Go to...

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: This guide is written with both servers using WHM/cPanel. However, the general principles should apply...

If your website is loading slowly, there could be several reasons causing the delay in your load times. A site that is loading slowly or sporadically can be frustrating and have devastating effects on a business-related page. Visitors will get frustrated and leave and quite...