What Is A Hosting Control Panel?

A hosting control panel is a tool that allows you to manage all aspects of a hosting service. It allows you to do most of the complex system admin processes in just a few clicks from the admin interface. You can even do advanced tasks such as server migrations, web server switching etc. in just a few clicks. […]

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How To Import Email Accounts Using CSV Or Excel File

cPanel provides a very useful option to import email accounts using a CSV or Excel file. This comes handy when you are migrating email accounts from one host to another. This way you can create all the email accounts in the new host in one go. See what is is and how it works. Given […]

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What is Absolute Path?

Are you confused about managing your website data or executing a PHP script of yours manually from our cPanel or via SSH? Here is an explanation of where your website data is located and is being executed from our servers: The Data directory or Document Root of the primary/main domain where the website files are […]

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How to Stop Incoming Spam With Greylisting In WHM

Greylisting is a service provided by cPanel/WHM to stop receiving spam and unwanted incoming mails. On enabling this option, the mail server will temporarily reject all mails from any sender (other than from the trusted mail servers) in the first attempt. Legitimate sender mail server would retry sending the mail after a short delay which […]

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cPanel vs WHM

What’s the Difference Between cPanel And WHM?

The best way to understand the difference between WHM and cPanel is that WHM is for people who administer the servers (System Administrators) and Resellers whereas cPanel is for the End Users (i.e. clients). What Are The Main Differences Between cPanel & WHM? WHM and cPanel can be considered in the following three level hierarchy: […]

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cPanel explained

What is cPanel?

cPanel is a commercially available and popular Linux based web hosting control panel for managing all aspects of a web hosting account. It employs and easy to use Graphical User Interface (GUI) and operates on a three tier hierarchy as follows: Hosting Company Reseller End User The Hosting Company and the Reseller use a similar […]

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Upload website files to web hosting service

How To Upload Website Files To Your Hosting

If you have already created your website, you will need to upload your website files to a web hosting service. Here we explain where and how to upload your files. How do I upload my website files to my hosting? In order to upload your website files you can use any of the following options: 1) FTP clients […]

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How To Update Apache And PHP With EasyApache In A cPanel Server

Using EasyApache to update Apache & PHP in cPanel Every once in a while system administrators needs to install and/or update and/or modify Apache, PHP, Tomcat and other web server components in the server. cPanel.com provides their own custom script or program (EasyApache) to do this extremely easily with an interactive interface. You may also do […]

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How To Create And Restore Backups In cPanel

In this technote we will explain how to create and restore backups in cPanel. If you use our cPanel for your hosting then cPanel provides a very simple yet powerful tool for creating and restoring backups. This tutorial is a walk through of how backups can be created and restored using cPanel Backup Wizard option. […]

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cPanel Overview For Shared Hosting Clients

Understanding cPanel for Shared Hosting and Reseller Hosting The cPanel interface provides user level access to the clients with which they can manage the resource allocated to that particular cPanel account. Global settings or server side settings can’t be modified or edited with cPanel interface. It would require WHM (admin or root level access). Sometimes […]

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