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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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cPanel powered site is not accessible via IP address by my reverse proxy (it gives a 404 error)

I'm paying for a hosting service which uses cPanel, and a domain name. Originally, my domain name pointed straight to the hosting service (as is the default). A new layer I'm adding is a reverse ...
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Office365 subdomain on Cpanel

My domain is managed by Office365 - I want a sub-domain to point towards another hosting package I pay for so that I can setup a Wordpress site. I have access to create A and CNAME records, however, ...
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CPanel - replace all references in user account of domainA with domainB

Trying to solve an easy case for when a user's domain name expired (and got stolen by squatter wanting a ransom!), for a global replacement of any text in that user's cpanel folder of the old expired ...
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How to prevent “Links from an external page” Showing links from specific domain?

I use inmotion hosting as my ISP. When I login to my CPANEL and open Awstats, I started seeing recently (about few month ago), the listing under links from external page filling up with all spam sites,...
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Cron job error in cPanel

I have a VPS server w/ preinstalled cPanel & WHM. I was trying to create a crob job but I got an error immediately after I clicked the "Add New Cron Job" button. Error /bin/bash: line 2: ...
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Is it a security issue when PHP runs as root in a shared hosting environment?

When one has an account on a shared server host running cPanel, the account runs in a jailed environment where access to files is restricted to /home/myaccount/ and its subdirectories. However PHP ...
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“Entry Processes” constantly maxed and crashing my sites

I'm so lost right now. I'm signed up with a shared web host, and for the past few days my sites have been fluctuating. It's a shared host with 35/35 entry processes constantly maxed. This started ...
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How can I stop a user from deleting emails? - Emails hosted on cPanel

Just wondering how can I stop a user from deleting emails on a mailbox that is being hosted on cPanel? I have already created another mailbox that will auto-forward incoming emails - but I would like ...
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Point naked URL to www in cPanel

Simply I am trying to do this: When a person types myurl.com it will convert into www.myurl.com and when person types www.myurl.com it stays www.myurl.com (mainly I want to do this for search engine ...
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Links from an external page (other web sites except search engines)

While checking metrics in cPanel like visitors, Awstats, and Webalizer, I find tons of Links from an external page (other web sites except search engines). Questions is, are they links countable in ...
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cPanel on new host doesn't have cpanel.example.com and webmail.example.com like the old host did

Previously I had a cPanel shared hosting plan where I could login to cPanel admin area using cpanel.example.com and also colud login to my webmail using webmail.example.com. But recently, I have ...
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www to non-www 301 redirect doesn't work

I am redirecting 301 in cpanel www to non-www (naked domain) and the code Cpanel redirect generates doesn't do anything when www to non-www is set. Server Type: (Litespeed Server, domain has "Let's ...
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update virtual host's SSL cert after cpanel has expired

I had setup the server, virtual hosts via cpanel. I didnt renew my cpanel subscription because I no longer needed it. Now my SSL certificate has expired. I have SSH access to the server. How do I ...
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New Email with my own domain - cPanel - Can send but cannot receive any email

I'm using cPanel to create a new address for a specific domain. Using cPanel I've created the following email (it's just an example): demo@domain.com After that I just try some tests and now I can ...
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Unusual Web Traffic Submitting Extremely Long URLs

thanks in advance for the help. This isn't my usual job, but our website admin/full stack developer is on leave and my boss has asked me to look into it. Recently we've had a huge spike (talking tens ...
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Benefits of sharing one IP, or preferably assigning a new IP

I bought a new VPS using WHM optimised and it's just one domain, one IP. Are there benefits of many domains sharing the same IP (remembering the IP is for the root) or are there any disadvantages to ...
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How to get document root set to user's public_html under LAMP cPanel?

I just opened a new VPS hosting account, with a hosting company I haven't used before, and I can't get the server to pick up the public_html directory in my user account's home directory. The server ...
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How can I configure email to work correctly with punycode domain?

I have a punycoded domain with a cpanel linux hosting. The domain is coded correctly for visits to the site. However, the email address is display punycode. Example: "contacto@xn--casamazuntea-khb....
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cPanel ssh ftp application to transfer files to another server

I have to transfer ~6GB of data from my server to another which I don't own. On my server I have ssh access, and I have SFTP console client. The thing is, other server only supports plain old FTP and ...
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Automatic deploy with cpanel Git™ Version Control not working

I am trying to automatically deploy code to a shared hosting account, using the Git™ Version Control feature of CPANEL. I can see from the history of the remote repository, that my code does reach ...
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Index manager in cpanel. Do contents still get indexed with “No Indexing”?

Simple question. A folder, lets say for example abc.com/images/ Is being displayed on google as "index of", which I don't like. The contents of this folder are important, and it is important that ...
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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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Which MIME type to compress? and what If I omit the `type` attribute from the HTML?

Per my request, my webhost had turned mod_deflate ON. In my Cpanel I now have an "Optimize Website" button. Inside that menu I could either choose: "Compress all content" or "Compress the specified ...
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Environment variable in whm managed apache virtual host

I have an EC2 with CentOS, cpanel and whm installed. I have multiple accounts, linked with different subdomains. I have same php application deployed in the virtual hosts. I need to use environment ...
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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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How to use the private and public keys?

I am new to ssl certificates, i wanted to learn about ssl certificates, and I generated private and public keys myself while logged into cpanel, I wonder how to use those and generate a secured ...
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Cannot access repository via cPanel Git™ Version Control module

I cannot see any repositories in the cPanel Git™ Version Control module, even though the files were successfully pulled from the remote and are visible in the file system. I am trying to setup ...
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cPanel email not working

I have a domain registered with Dynadot, and hosting on GoDaddy. I'm using cloudflare as a CDN and I've added CNAME records for 'mail' and 'email' but emails aren't coming through to the addresses on ...
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Make cPanel report the mailbox capacity over IMAP instead of the whole server capacity

I'm using cPanel on a shared hosting plan and I use RainLoop for my webmail access. In RainLoop, the mailbox capacity is reported as the entire server's capacity, despite each mailbox having its own, ...
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Migrate from Virtualmin to Plesk or cPanel (specifically the files and databases)

I have a dedicated CentOs 7 server with Virtualmin and quite a few domains on it. I would like to migrate them to an Ubuntu 18.04 server with Plesk. However, I may would be willing to migrate ...
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Pointing subdomain to another server (Godaddy + CPanel)

I've researched and tried a lot of solutions online, but none seems to solve my problem, it seems something is missing. I have domain registered at Godaddy, let's call it domain "X" I have 2 servers ...
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Not able to send mails from Godaddy VPS server to Zoho

My VPS Linux server hired from Godaddy has 10+ domains hosted in it. None of them are able to send emails to Zoho hosted mails. Mails to other domains (Gmail, Live, Yahoo etc.) are working well and ...
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How to fix cPanel after restore a droplet from snapshot?

During the cPanel setup the hostname of the original droplet was set as: srv.domain.com On DigitalOcean I made a snapshot and created a new droplet from snapshot. I changed IP address in Basic ...
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Some users are redirected to cpanel cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi while other don't

I have a website which used to be hosted on a managed Bluehost plan that includes a cPanel by default. for some non-technical reasons, I've decided to move the website from Bluehost to an unmanaged ...
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What Is The PHP Binary

I was setting up a cron job in cPanel and started with usual: /usr/local/bin/php I'm an SEO and not an admin or dev so I've never really thought to wonder what I'm actually doing. I get the broad ...
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Random Spikes in Physical memory usage, IO usage, entry processes, processes, all maxing out and causing faults

I have a website with around 1000 daily users, am using Godaddy Ultimate Shared hosting (2 Shared CPU, Up to 1GB Shared RAM, IO 1024.0 KB/s limit, Entry processes 125 limit, Processes 140 limit) and ...
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Exim in cPanel - spam spreading by “exim -bpc” command?

(Moved from ServerFault) I found that server have low reputation on talosintelligence. When I search through exim logs I found that in each minute there is run of exim process to counting queue. ...
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How to redirect resources with A record

How can i show resources from sub.domain2.com on sub.domain1.com. I tried configuring A record with sub.domain1.com to point sub.domain2.com IP. I'm using a WHM, but when i type URL: sub.domain1.com ...
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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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404 after transfer from old server to new server in WHM [duplicate]

I've just transferred a domain from one WHM/cpanel server to another newly setup server. I used the WHM transfer function, which seems great. The transfer went fine. No errors. When I click the new ...
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serving conf files returns 403 - cpanel

I recently moved to a new linux hosting with cpanel. I provide static .conf file to my clients. They can download them directly. They use to download them directly without any problem going to http://...
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configure codeigniter website to open website on other hosting account

Suppose there is a website www.example.com with a web hosting account (Shared Hosting - Linux Server). There is another website www.example2.com with a web hosting account (Shared Hosting - Linux ...
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Do I need cPanel's AutoSSL if I also enable Cloudflare's SSL?

All of the websites I manage use cPanel, which also offers free SSL certificates. However, some of these domains use Cloudflare for their DNS, and they also get their SSL certificates from Cloudflare ...
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Stop email notification of cPanel backups in custom script

I've been using the following (partial) code to backup my websites: Generated by https://www.ericzhang.me/projects/cpanel-auto-backup/ */ $auth = base64_encode("{$cpuser}:{$cppass}"); $domain = "{$...
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Test website without domain name

I've a VPS with on IP address. WHM/cPanel installed. I want to test a website, without pointing the DNS to the new server in this test period. I can change the host file on windows, but I won't be ...
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Enabling cPanel AutoSSL alongside Cloudflare

We have a domain that is running behind Cloudflare that we would also like to have a valid (and free) SSL certificate on the origin server (running cPanel with AutoSSL). Currently the AutoSSL script ...
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DNS MX Entry Problem - Wrong Mailserver is used

There is a clients domain, let's name it www.client-xyz.example, which was hosted with a web space package on a web host. I created a new homepage which is located on my server and I pointed the A-...
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Many DNS records after creating a subdomain in cPanel

I am new to cPanel but I think I understand the basics of DNS and DNS zones enough. When I add a new subdomain in cPanel, like sub.example.com, via the subdomain screen, the following records appear ...
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How can I check which of my server's ports are open using only CPanel?

I have been trying to get SSH access to my shared LAMP server for ages. I suspect that the ports are locked down or different to what they should be. Currently, the only access I have to the server is ...
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Problem with DNS: getting my host's default page with an error message

I bought a new website, and the company gave me another free domain name, so when I asked for the second they created it and they told me to change the DNS to look like the first one. It's been a ...