Questions tagged [cpanel]

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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How to add node modules to cPanel

I am new to web hosting. I am currently hosting my website on Morse Host. My website has a menu screen that requires node modules. Uploading them from my computer will take a really long time. Is ...
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Can cPanel listen on all domains on a dedicated IP?

I have a large number of clients (affiliates) that need to make CNAMEs so they use their own domain to display the content of a website hosted on cpanel. This must be done instantly without human ...
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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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mod_ruid2 not working with apache 2.4.18

I thought I did good service to my server by upgrading everything to php 5.6, and apache 2.4.18 through the easyapache interface, but now, apache won't start. ! Executing custom hook '/usr/local/...
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How does cPanel's addon domain work?

So, I am new to the world of cPanel. How does cPanel's addon domain feature work? Does it utilise Apache Web server's VirtualHost feature? Or does it do something else?
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Hosting provider's cPanel expired and we can't upload or download files

My client's hosting provider's cPanel licence has either expired or number of users have exceeded limit. Now although my client has valid login credentials, he is unable to actually access the panel ...
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How do I install a wildcard SSL certificate on WHM using Let's Encrypt plugin and Cloudflare DNS?

I am using cPanel 92 on CentOS 7 and my domain.com's DNS zone is running on Cloudflare (free Cloudflare tier) and I'm having trouble getting my subdomains (of a subdomain) running over HTTPS. Security ...
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Running PHP echo $_SERVER ['DOCUMENT_ROOT']; Shows Apache Default Path

Trying to get set up and running on a new hosting company after the old one announced they are discontinuing their service at the end of the year, I am having difficulty getting the sites to run. I ...
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No private key when installing SSL certificates from GoDaddy via cPanel

I am having troubles with installing ssl certificate. The ssl was created on GoDaddy without using crt created by hosting cpanel. Now I have file in formats of crt, pem, p7b. When I upload the crt ...
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What commands does WHM/Cpanel run over SSH when you do an rsync backup?

I have an account at rsync.net and am trying to point WHM "rsync" backups to it. Obviously "rsync.net" has rsync installed, and they also have a small list of common UNIX commands in their ...
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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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Determine type of Apple device (laptop, iPhone, or iPad) that is sending mail by examining the mail headers

I have a client who is using a laptop, iPhone, and iPad to send emails. However, after checking outgoing message queues on the server, one of the Apple devices is using the wrong settings. Is there a ...
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WHM - Apache Configuration Include Editor - Syntax Error

My server is running Cloudlinux 5 + EasyApache 3. PHP Handler = fcgi. I'm trying to set "FcgidOutputBufferSize" per request_uri. Here is what I put into WHM->Apache Configuration->Include Editor->...
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Locking subdomain document root folder name (cpanel)

I have moved the document root on one of my domains to serve content from RAM and as a result, the Time to First Byte on average dropped 10ms when I tested my server from the other end of North ...
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Not able to access public_html images from application deployed in tomcat

I an using cpanel at server ther I have deployed my application on tomcat7 to deploy a java war file. I have saved images on public_html folder likepublic_html/img/image1.jpg My problem is I am unable ...
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index.html redirecting to cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi

This problem has been persisting over the last couple of days. I thought I fixed it Friday only to get in on Monday morning and see that cPanel is still giving me issues. On Friday, all incoming ...
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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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How to assign a db user to multiple databases at once from cPanel?

Inside cPanel, I can create a database and I can assign a specific db user to a specific database. But what if I have like 100 databases. How can I assign the same user to all of the databases created ...
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#1044 - Access denied for user 'cpses001'@'localhost' to database 'test_db'

I have purchase i hosting with cpanel in godaddy and I am migrating a WordPress site, but the problem when I am trying to import database it gave me this error #1044 - Access denied for user 'cpses001'...
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cPanel route traffic through VPN tunnel allowing me to route IPs

I would like to be able to route an IP I have from another virtual machine to my main cPanel server to be used. cPanel server IP is 198.51.100.1 and the other machine has 203.0.113.1 and 203.0.113.2 ...
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How do you know which plugin is consuming CPU?

My Wordpress site is going down from time to time, I see in the server log that wp-load is requested a lot, I blocked external requests to this file. But I still get 5xx error once a day, I have a lot ...
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Why does CPanel show I/O faults when the site has low utilization?

I'm on a shared host and according to stats I'm not close to the limits, yet the resource usage stats show I/O faults: Why are those fault lines there when the usage is well below the red limit?
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Can I use cPanel's redirect feature to redirect the home page and a deep page to another domain?

I want to redirect my main homepage to redirect (e.g. example.com) to a separate website but also redirect other subpages (e.g. example.com/contact) to a separate website as well. But when I redirect ...
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Not allowed to git push to cPanel account

I've seen similar questions on SE, but the solutions haven't worked for me, which I'll get to later. I have SSH access to my cPanel account and can log in via SSH fine. I made a new repo via cPanel, ...
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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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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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ERROR: Zend_Controller_Exception from Plesk cpanel after upgrading a server

After upgrading the server I used to get this type of error from Plesk cpanel Type: Zend_Controller_Exception Message: Permission denied.#0 /opt/psa/admin/plib/vendor/plesk/zendframework/...
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Does cPanel pass along security updates from installed software (Mediawiki, WordPress, etc) in a timely manner?

I have an account with a bare-bones cPanel based web-host and I'd like to run a CMS from this account. (MediaWiki or WordPress. I've not decided yet. I hope that doesn't matter for this question.) ...
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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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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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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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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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Cannot access WHM and SSH/root after a configuration in Host Access Control

I added my IP (like 172.32.1.0/255.255.255.0) to allow access for ssh, whm and cpanel in WHM -> Host Access Control. Then, I added all IP to deny access for them. However, after saved changes, I ...
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change cpanel log file location

Is there a way in some configuration file to specify a new folder to put all the cpanel log files in, or is there a way to specify new log file names for each log? I ask this because I want to store ...
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How can I check whether a port is open in cPanel on a shared hosting account?

I need to check if port 3000 is open because when I try to access example.com:3000 I can't connect. How can I check this for sure on cPanel taking into consideration I'm on a shared hosting account ...
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What is a robots.txt file and how can I use it

I want to use a robots.txt file for my website, which is currently displaying a 404 error when requesting it (e.g., https://www.example.com/robots.txt). How do I make one? There's no option to create ...
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Strange entries in cPanel Web Disk log

We have a website and email system that uses cPanel / WHM. The log /usr/local/cpanel/logs/cpdavd_session_log contains a list of strange IP addresses hitting the cpdavd service (WebDAV, which cPanel ...
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System PHP version upgraded to 7.3 but domain is stuck at 7.2

I recently upgraded PHP from 7.2 to 7.3 on my Centos and Apache server by using cPanel/WHM. I'd updated the System PHP version to 7.3 but the domain is still stuck at 7.2. When I attempt to upgrade ...
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Created Domain Accounts in WHM/Cpanel but are not Working?

Recently I created an EC2 instance to install WHM/cPanel in Amazon Web Services. After going through all installations and configurations, managed to run it perfectly. Though I haven't purchased a ...
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Data being edited in .opvn config when vpn app http gets .opvn files from my host. Adds my wordpress site code and removes the config

I have a VPN app that pulls .ovpn files from a folder on my website : /home/mywebsitename/public_html/remoteovpn. When I add the .opvn files to this folder and my app pulls them from https request, ...
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cPanel Overload / High Load on Account Termination

When I terminate large customer accounts (20GB+ / many inodes) via the WHM - server load shoots so high that the server is unresponsive for a long time (depending on the size 5-15minutes for example). ...
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Difficult problem with emails I send going to recipients' spam after domain+hosting change

I have been having an issue with emails I send for work (all to external domains) being entirely blocked or going to spam, for many different recipients at various companies, ever since I switched my ...
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Disabling hotlinking images hinders Facebook from showing images

I disabled hotlinking via CPanel, and added my own website, plus my CDN, www.facebook.com, facebook.com to the exceptions list for both https and http protocols. However, when I use the Facebook ...
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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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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 ...