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 Add Custom PHP Modules with Custombuild in DirectAdmin

PHP is an open source scripting language which mainly used to create dynamic web pages. PHP is...

 Add Reseller Account in DirectAdmin

DirectAdmin is a commercial webhosting control panel which brings a graphical user interface like...

 Allow / deny ping on Linux server using CSF Firewall

On this post we will learn how to allow / deny ping on Linux servers, this is useful for both...

 Autodiscover Information For Mail Clients in DirectAdmin

Autodiscover is a system to figure out which settings to use for the POP/IMAP/SMTP settings, that...

 Block Domains Having Dynamic IPs Using CSF

CSF is a security tool that can protect the server from various attacks such as brute force and...

 CSF Installation and Basic Configuration

In this documentation, we can check how to install CSF and its configuration. CSF is a firewall...

 CSF – How to limit the number of connections per IP address ?

In the ConfigServer Security & Firewall (CSF) configuration file, update the CT_LIMIT value...

 Can I install cPanel or Plesk on my VPS?

Yes. We have automated installation process configured, so if you choose to buy cPanel for your...

 Change DNS to PowerDNS in cPanel

DNS is a very important part because the speed and efficiency of the DNS server will decide how...

 Change the Number of Failed Login Attempts on CSF

The ConfigServer Security firewall known as CSF is an open source software and most commonly used...

 Changing Server Hostname

To change your hostname, enter the following command as root: $ hostname...

 DDOS Prevention Settings in CSF firewall

Denial of Service (DoS) and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are common threats that...

 DirectAdmin Letsencrypt for servers hostname

I noticed on your DirectAdmin images you have letsencrypt  pre installed.the SSL will not...

 DirectAdmin Password Reset or Recover Options

Password Reset From The DirectAdmin Panel You can reset the password from your DirectAdmin...

 DirectAdmin dead but subsys locked Error

In this tutorial, we can check how to fix “DirectAdmin dead but subsys locked” error....

 Directory Structure of DirectAdmin Explained

About Control Panels A web hosting control panel is a web-based interface that allows...

 Email Deliverability in WHM

This interface will help you to identify the problems with your mail related DNS records such as...

 Enabling Multiple PHP versions On DirectAdmin

It is convenient to have multiple PHPs in a server. DirectAdmin control panel has this feature...

 FTP Management in DirectAdmin

In this documentation, we can check how to manage FTP accounts in DirectAdmin.   1) Login to...

 Hostname and the servername you have set in DirectAdmin, do not match

Have you ever get an error like “Your hostname, and the servername you have set in DirectAdmin,...

 How Do I stop SSH attacks

SSH Brute Force the 10 Year Old Attack That Still Persists One of the first things you'll...

 How To Secure A Linux (CentOS) Server Using CSF (ConfigServer Security and Firewall) ?

What is Configserver Security and Firewall (CSF) Configserver Security and Firewall is the most...

 How do I check my Ram use inside a VPS?

[email protected][~]# free -mFor XEN/KV you will read your actual memory swap, for Virtouzzo you will...

 How do I manage my VPS?

VPS hosting accounts come with three control panels. Virtuozzo Power Panel (VZPP), WebHost...

 How long will it take for my server to be ready for use?

Our proprietary provisioning system gets your server ready in minutes, ensuring that you get...

 How to Configure CSF to Allow Outbound SMTP?

When we enabled CSF on the server, most of the WordPress users are having issues with sending...

 How to Disable LFD Alerts for A Specific User in A Server?

ConfigServer Firewall, alias CSF is a firewall configuration script created to provide better...

 How to Enable PhpMyAdmin and RoundCube Auto-Login in DirectAdmin

cPanel is one of the most common and widely used control panels. But cPanel has recently...

 How to Install Nginx on DirectAdmin

By default, DirectAdmin uses the Apache webserver to serve websites. Apache currently reigns as...

 How to Manage CSF from WHM

CSF is a free and advanced firewall for Linux distributions and Linux based VPS. In addition to...

 How to Re-Install cPanel/WHM and DirectAdmin?

To Re-Install cPanel: 1. Reformat your VPS (rebuild) 2. You need to ensure that yum is installed....

 How to Reduce High Memory Usage by Apache / HTTPD on a cPanel Server ?

If Apache / HTTPS is using lots of memory on your server, here is how you can optimize Apache on...

 How to Register Name Servers?

There are many registars in the world with different panels, however we have provided a...

 How to Set Mail Server in DirectAdmin?

In this tutorial, we are going to see how to set the mail server in DirectAdmin. DirectAdmin...

 How to Use IPv6 Address in DirectAdmin

As we all know that what is an IP address?. It is nothing but a logical numeric address that is...

 How to disable mod_security and why it is not recommended?

ModSecurity is an open-source web-based firewall application (or WAF). WAF is an application...

 How to install suPHP on DirectAdmin

In this tutorial we can learn how to install suPHP on DirectAdmin   The suPHP is a tool for...

 Important Log File Locations in DirectAdmin

Important Log File Locations in DirectAdmin In order to troubleshoot the error and...

 Install KernelCare extra patchset with a without KernelCare License (FREE)

To enable the symlink protection, perform the following steps: First, install KernelCare...

 Install Laravel on a DirectAdmin Server

Install Laravel on a DirectAdmin Server Laravel is an Open-Source PHP web framework for the...

 Install RVSiteBuilder on cPanel and DirectAdmin

We can use RVSiteBuilder to build simple websites using templates. Because RVSiteBuilder provides...

 Install Redis and Redis-PHP in DirectAdmin

Redis Redis is a database management system, used as the message broker, cache and in-memory...

 Install SitePad in DirectAdmin

The DirectAdmin is one of the most used control panels for web hosting, that lets you the...

 Install WordPress on DirectAdmin Using Installatron

WordPress is very easy to install and you can create a website in WordPress even if you don’t...

 Install Zend OPcache in DirectAdmin

Zend OPcache is basically a modern PHP script caching module which helps to accelerate the PHP...

 Install mod_ruid2 on DirectAdmin

Install mod_ruid2 on DirectAdmin The mod_ruid2 is a suexec module for Apache web server which...

 LetsEncrypt Support in DirectAdmin Control Panel

LetsEncrypt is a certificate authority that provides free SSL/TLS certificates for a web server....

 List all IP addresses connected to your Server

Below is an Unix command to list all the IP addresses connected to your server on port 80....

 Manage Shell Access from WHM

The Shell access which is commonly referred to as SSH, we can manage remote server via command...

 Maximum number of connections from user+IP exceeded

If you are getting an error like ‘ Error – Maximum number of connections from user+IP exceeded...

 Migrate Accounts from cPanel to DirectAdmin

cPanel is one of the most common and widely used control panels. But cPanel has recently...

 Migrate accounts from DirectAdmin to DirectAdmin

DirectAdmin is a web-hosting control panel with Graphical interface for managing websites on a...

 Migrating Accounts to your server

Most control panels have built in control panel to control panel migration tools that you can...

 Modify IP Block Checking Time Interval in CSF

When you were not able to log into cPanel for the first time, please do not try to do it as many...

 Reasons and Fixes for DirectAdmin License Expired Error

In this tutorial, we can check different reasons and solutions for DirectAdmin License Expired...

 Redirect Website /Path to Use HTTPS in DirectAdmin

It’s time to redirect our visitors from non-secure HTTP URLs to secure HTTPS URLs. There are many...

 Removing Reseller’s Access to Server’s Shared IP in DirectAdmin

As an Admin, you can give Resellers the ability to create User web sites using the Server’s...

 Restore Exim Configuration

We all are familiar with the name EXIM; it is a mail transfer agent which is included with...

 Set up DirectAdmin to Use a Remote MySQL Server

We can set up MySQL to be run on an external server when we have a large database that would...

 Setup Domain in DirectAdmin

In this documentation, we can check how to setup a domain in DirectAdmin.   1) Login to...

 Solve FTP Issue In WHM/Cpanel/DirectAdmin/InterWorx/CentOS Web Panel (CWP)/VestaCP/CyberPanel/Webmin With CSF

Installing a Firewall (eg: Config Security Firewall/CSF) is one step to hardening security of...

 The Best Web Hosting Control Panels – Overview

Web hosting control panels provide a web-based interface for managing hosted services in a single...

 Tips to Block Email Spam with Postfix SMTP Server

The Postfix is a Mail Transfer Agent (MTA), and it is an application that helps to send and...

 Too Low or 0.00 Disk Usage in DirectAdmin

To check the partition on our server, need to run the following commands. df -h The result...

 Unable to Access PhpMyAdmin in cPanel

PhpMyAdmin is a free web application that provides GUI for working with the MySQL database...

 Various Reasons for IP Address Block in CSF

By any chance, if you get access denied when accessing cPanel account, do not try to login...

 What additional things can I do to Secure my Dedicated or VPS server?

1. Change your SSH port to a higher non used port 2. Disable Direct root Log in for SSH (make...

 What are the advantages of a VPS ?

VPS gives you the functions and features and of a managed dedicated server but without the price....

 What is Virtuozzo?

Virtuozzo is the VPS technology created by SWsoft which allow us to create isolated VPS servers...

 What is a VPS ?

VPS stands for Virtual Private Servers. VPS Hosting utilizes a technology called Virtualization,...

 What is guaranteed and burst memory (RAM) ?

Guaranteed memory is the amount of memory allocated to your VPS which you can use up to at any...

 What is the difference between a VPS and shared hosting?

VPS is an isolated environment with your own resources whereas in a shared hosting environment...

 What kind of software can I install on my VPS?

As you have full root access, you may install any compatible software on your VPS. However, any...

 What kind of support do you offer?

We offer Fully Managed VPS packages. For a list of items that we support, please refer to the...

 What virtualization software do you use?

We use Parallels Virtuozzo Containers (PVC).

 Why is my VPS constantly crashing?

There are several causes to why you may not be able to access your VPS. Some users often mistake...

 cPanel: Unactive License File

cPanel may spit out a "Unactive License File" error when new IP addresses or added or when your...