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cPanel utilizes a 3 tier structure that provides functionality for administrators, resellers, and end-user website owners to control the various aspects of website and server administration through a standard web browser.

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One website with several alias domains - how to serve the content in the language appropriate for the alias that a user used to visit?

This is a scenario. I have this website, as an example: www.service.com which serves default English content. The site has also several domain aliases which have the word service in another languages....
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How do I give a hired developer access to my bluehost cpanel?

I can't find any way to like "create a guest account" to access my account without just giving him my account credentials. How should this be done? I can't find any help articles on it.
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How to transfer an SSL certificate from one cPanel account to another? Do I need to transfer it? I have WHM with the new account

I've moved a site to a new hosting account, and need to get SSL working again. On the old hosting account, as I understand it, the hosting provider just issued free Let's Encrypt certificates and ...
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Different cPanel physical memory usage with free -m and top terminal command

So, I have a cPanel access. In the cPanel statistic, I see that my Physical Memory Usage is 2 GB and almost full. When I go to terminal and run free -m I got this: total used ...
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Can a CPanel managed server only have one SFTP account?

I use SFTP in Filezilla to transfer files to and from my web host. But if I want to create an account for a vendor, it seems I am limited to FTP or FTPES. I was told this was a restriction of CPanel ...
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Rsync from Cpanel to Synology

I'm trying to add a Rsync destination for backup in whm, but I keep getting this error when validating Error:Validation for transport “NAS2” failed: Can't ssh to [the Ip Address]: unable to ...
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Fixing internal email function with WHM on a dedicated server

I have a server by the name svr1.domain.com which runs on a CentOS with WHM. I have configured its email service to pass through a relay while discarding any email generating through the server name (...
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Setting up an email account using godaddy's cpanel hosting service

I just recently purchased a cpanel hosting service with GoDaddy. Next I set up hosting for a domain which was registered on a different GoDaddy account. For this I edited the DNS record in the second ...
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How is it best to redirect http to https in cPanel?

I am setting up a new site on a domain that has an SSL certificate. The DNS is all configured correctly and I can access the site on either http://example.com or https://example.com URLs. Currently, ...
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Setup port-based virtualhost on WHM/cPanel environment?

I have root access on the following environment: Bluehost VPS - WHM 70, CentOS 6.1(kvm), Apache2.4(EasyApache4) /SSL enabled Bluehost cPanel seems to indicate deprecating adding a rails app function, ...
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Is “Legacy Backup” in WHM necessary when you're running out of space?

Lately I noticed that that my server's disk is running out of space, and that the cpbackup folder in /backup was around 277 GB. I have the Backup Configuration enabled, and then I checked the Legacy ...
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Can I remove one of the PHP ini's in Multi PHP INI Editor

I am getting an error in my logs: PHP Warning: Module 'imagick' already loaded in Unknown on line 0 When trying to figure out why I noticed I have two ini's to edit in Multi PHP INI Editor. one ...
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How can I use cPanel to change move a domain to a subdomain?

I have a site hosted on Namecheap. I need to move the whole site to a sub-domain on the same domain. I know I can do that through Cpanel on name cheap but am not sure how and what the best way to do ...
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Let's Encrypt validation under cPanel getting a 404 error after www redirect

I'm having some problems getting the SSL via Let's Encrypt working on my site. I installed the certificate via a one-click installer in my cpanel. It works on my cPanel, but on the actual site it ...
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Why does CPanel keep prompting me for credentials

When I login directly to CPanel, I login successfully and can see various parts of CPanel (text only, no images), but the system keeps prompting me to login again. When I login via WHM, everything ...
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Restricted access to specific commands from the server side

When accessed through SSH from PuTTY terminal, certain types of commands are restricted only in cPanel. Why is that happening? login as: nishanth Authenticating with public key "imported-openssh-key" ...
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Alternative ways to clear the tmp files & backup's from cPanel

If we are running out of disk space, inorder to free up the disk space. Access to cPanel through browser is restricted. Durning shifts, system admin will not be available. So I executed certain ...
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What command will restart Apache from a PuTTY terminal to manage a cPanel server?

Once when we logged on to the server via putty terminal with authorised SSH credentials What is the command given to the putty terminal for restarting the Apache server after loading some extensions? ...
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Website link in cpanel

I'm stuck in a problem. I've added Addon domain on my cpanel www.example.com Files folder i set is something like that public_html/example. My website composed of multiple folders. Website index file ...
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Can't find website files when SSHing into GoDaddy VPS

I've ssh'ed into my GoDaddy VPS through a mac terminal using: ssh USERNAME_LISTED_ON_SERVER_DASHBOARD@IP_LISTED_ON_DASHBOARD However, when I ls to list the files/folders in the directory, it shows ...
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Web Host Manager - Lock admin out of cPanels or encrypt them

I have a Reseller web server with WHM. I mostly use it for hosting websites for clients, but have set up a small cPanel account for a friend who is learning computer science in college. It occurred ...
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Is there a workaround in cPanel for email plus addressing for misbehaving sites?

I'm trying to use Email Filters in cPanel on mxroute to work around misbehaving sites that don't support email plus addressing (as described here). In short, replacing the "+" with another character ...
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Changing the name of Subdomains.Root Domain in cPanel or WHM

I'm thinking of migrating my site (has WHM and cPanel) to a different host (has Sentora). Since I'm just testing things out, I've decided to temporarily change the name of my subdomains, while I set ...
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How can I install LetsEncrypt certificates on a Bluehost dedicated IP address through cPanel?

Looking for guidance to install a free Let's Encrypt SSL cert on shared hosting places like BlueHost or JustHost. (Not interested in procedure on other hosting places.) I have a dedicated IP address. ...
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After installing SSL through cpanel in shared hosting I get warnings and errors with subdomains and SMTP without SSL or TLS

I manage my wordpress site that is hosted in a shared hosting plan, but I am not a web developer. A couple of days ago, I purchased an SSL and migrated from http to https with the help of a wordpress ...
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How can I factory reset a Namecheap server?

One of my Namecheap shared-hosting servers is badly messed up. The database, files, etc, are all deleted or screwed up and PHPMyAdmin doesn't even work anymore. Rather than to try to fix this by hand ...
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Get HTTPS padlock when typing in domain name directly without www

I am currently having a problem with my website's HTTPS. I already configured in my WordPress admin to force SSL and display the HTTPS on my website link. When I tried to enter https://wwww.example....
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What is `wp-cli.yml` for in the public_html folder?

I recently signed up a hosting package, and installed WordPress from the control panel. I noticed there is wp-cli.yml in the web root folder. The file contains: apache_modules: - mod_rewrite Can ...
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Install WordPress but don't use it yet

I'm looking into redoing a website for a friend, as the main site is currently using Flash with a hastily built mobile version that uses a subdomain. I'm looking into WordPress, but I don't want it ...
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Are cPanel backups enough to migrate to another hosting company, and can the WHM accounts be backed up as well?

I am making full backups via the backup feature in cPanel for each account and I wonder if this is enough to set up shop with a different hosting company? I also have access to our WHM where all the ...
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Where to install WHMCS

Simple question: Where is the best place to install WHMCS? Inside a control panel? (IE: cPanel) Or on a standalone server with nothing else installed? Everything is hosted on aws, so provisioning ...
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cPanel Mail Function [closed]

There is a wordpress installation installed on a cpanel account. They have a contact form on that wordpress installation that is sending using the php mail function. It is supposed to be sending like ...
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Copying over sites/folders from one cpanel to another on a same server

I am in a VPS enviroment where I have migrated my sites from a shared hosting company to a new VPS hosting. I now have 2 cpanels in WHM. One is the one I created in WHM that cantains no files/...
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addon domains keeps adding primary domain in URL

I took new vps plan from inmotionhosting.com and moved my host from previous hosting company. I have several cpanel accounts in the whm, imported them all using the migration tool from server to ...
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Migrating domain from one cpanel account to another and DNS propagation

I have two accounts that I wish to migrate from an old cpanel server to a new cpanel server over the weekend. Each of the accounts has a domain and those domains are not managed by me, they belong to ...
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Limit entry processes in cPanel

I have a cPanel server and I need to limit my clients' number of entry processes but my cPanel server doesn't have CloudLinux installed on it. Is there any way to achieve that without purchasing ...
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Why does Namecheap keep sending me a message that says “The AutoSSL certificate renewal may cause a reduction of coverage”

I'm working on a client's website that was set up by someone else. It's hosted by Namecheap and we have access to cPanel. The client is apparently receiving this email message twice a day (I've ...
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Should the “admin-ajax.php ” file in my WordPress site be allow or disallowed in robots.txt?

My WordPress site in cPanel is serving the admin-ajax.php file which is wasting CPU resources. How can I solve this problem? Should I use this in my robots.txt file or not? User-agent: * Disallow: /...
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Why do empty .well-known directory keep appearing?

One of my servers is used to serve multiple domains and some subdomains of those. It is using a standard LAMP stack with cPanel for people to configure and monitor their domains. On that server only, ...
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Disable new cPanel account creation in WHM

We have several devs and a few different WHM boxes. Is there a way to disable account creation on some of the servers? Or show an extra warning? This is purely meant to be an extra check to make sure ...
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For creation of an appropriate SPF record, how can I find the IP address of the mail server used by a WordPress website on cPanel?

I have a WordPress website that is sending emails to me through a contact form. The From address in the emails uses the same domain name of the website. Currently the emails are being treated as spam,...
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My website is showing “Hello World” on every other device but on my computer it's showing advertisement

My website was showing advertisement for me so i contacted some people to help me.They all said that they see "Hello World" on my website whilst i see this What may be the problem? My domain ...
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My Website Is Not Showing Files I Uploaded Even After 24 Hours [duplicate]

I bought Economy host yesterday from goDaddy for my website centill.com and i uploaded index.php file to fileManager,but even after 24 hours have passed my website is still showing advertisement.Here ...
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Website not showing files over secure connection (on subdomains)

I've got this website. I basically can't see pages on my subdomains with HTTPS, I can see them without HTTPS though; I've contacted both my SSL provider and my hosting provider both just recommended ...
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How to block my cpanel link for the users who are accessing my website.

I want to block my cpanel link i.e www.example.in/cpanel for the users who are trying to access it, but it should be accessible only for me. Is there anyway to block it. I don't know anything about it....
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How do I use cPanel to redirect subdomain to a static IP with masking?

We have a hosted website, configurable through cPanel. Content that can't be hosted there (because it requires up-to-date PHP, which is "coming soon") is temporarily on another server. That server has ...
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new cPanel user can't login to cPannel nor ssh [closed]

I'm running a webserver with CloudLinux installed on it. To make the server management a little easier, we've also installed cPanel on it. With the root account, accessing cPanel works. Connecting to ...
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Use git to deploy updates to my site directory through cPanel

I am trying to workout how I can get my public_html dir to update directly from a git repository. On looking through Google at the tutorials available they all include the step of a local machine - I ...
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Force ssl - 301 redirect not working

I created a 301 redirect in my cPanel to force ssl. It is not working. The last two lines were created with the cpanel for the redirect. RewriteOptions inherit # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule ...
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open_basedir restriction causing huge error_log in WordPress

I am running a Wordpress blog with cpanel and I get an huge error_log file (40GB) in my public_html folder. The content: Warning: is_readable(): open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/var/www/...