How to Manually Install Joomla Using cPanel

    Posted in Joomla Hosting, Whm/Cpanel on May 30, 2018


    One of our students was having trouble installing Joomla in cPanel, so we created this tutorial for him.

    This tutorial will cover setting up the database, the files, and the configuration of the Joomla install.


    Step #1. Log into cPanel

    • Go to
    • Log in with the username and password. Hosting companies usually send an email with this info when you first sign up with them.


    Step #2. Set up the database


    • Click on the "MySQL Databases" icon
    • Create a new database:


    • Scroll down and create a new database user. Use the password generator for a good secure password. Save this p...
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    How to host a domain with spf and dkim on license expired whm/cpanel server from shell ?

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on May 24, 2018


    We will see how we can host a domain on a whm/cpanel server if server license is expired. some time we need to host a domain on server with immediately and then we find out that server license is already expired then there are to ways so we can host a domain on server first we activate the license and then do it from whm panel and second way is we just access server via ssh and do it as soon as possible.

    Today I will show you the second way that how we can host a domain on server with spf and dkim.

    first of all ssh server with root details

    ssh root@serverip

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    How to configure backup in WHM

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on May 23, 2018


    Hello Guys,

    From this Article You can breifly learn How To Enable Server Backups in WHM/cPanel:-

    Step1:- Configure Global Settings:-

    A:- Log in to WHM using your server’s root credentials, and select Backup Configuration under the Backup section in WHM’s main menu. You can begin typing “backup” into the search menu to narrow the list of menu options.

    B:- Now choose the type of backups you want cPanel to create:-

    1:- Compressed backups use the least amount of disk space, potentially giving you more restore points than could get with the other methods. Compressed backups take longer to complete...

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    How to Create a WHM user without an associated domain

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on May 16, 2018


    Create a WHM user without an associated domain :-

    Step 1 :- Log in as the root user on the server via SSH.

    Step 2 :- To create a new user, run the following command:

    adduser username

    Step 3 :- To set a password for the new user, run the following command:

    passwd username

    Step 4 :- To create an entry in the resellers file that grants the user full permissions, run the following command:

    echo "username:all" >> /var/cpanel/resellers

    Step 5 :- Log in to WHM as the root user.

    Step 6 :- In WHM go to Edit Reseller Nameservers and Privileges interface . Home >> Resellers >> Edit Reseller Nameservers ...

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    How create cpanel account from command line

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on May 08, 2018


    We can create a cpanel account from command line or terninal.

    There is a command (or script) is available to this. here is the command to do it.


    There are many options if you want to setup:

    The Syntax of this command is as follows with options:

    /scripts/wwwacct <domain name> <username> <password> <cpmod[advanced/?]> <ip[y/n]> <cgi[y/n]> <frontpage[y/n]> <maxftp> <maxsql> <maxpop> <maxlst> <maxsub> <bwlimit>

    there are many other options are also available.


    /scripts/wwwacct cloud web@12345 0 x3 n n n  0 0 0 0 0 0

    here is the meaning of all above option...

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    How change server's hostname from whm panel

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on May 01, 2018

    Hello Guys,

    Today we learn how we can change hostname from WHM. this will help you to change server's hostname from browser you will not need to login server from ssh and no need to run commands on shell or terminal

    Step 1: First of all login into WHM with root details; then go to search box and search for "change hostname" then you will see same as bellow snapshot.


    Step 2: Click on "change hostname" tab then a new page will open go to then end of the page then you will see following:


    Step 3: Enter hostname as server.domainname or mail.domaionname and click on change button


    That's it hostna...

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    How to resolve 'License Invalid' or licensing error(s) in whm

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on Mar 16, 2018


    How to resolve 'License Invalid' or licensing error(s) in whm ?

    Step 1: first of all login on server as root user.

    Step 2: Please run following cammand as root user

    /etc/init.d/cpanel restart

    If this cammand will not resolve your issue then follow step 3.

    Step 3: now run following command on server to check license is active or expired.


    this cammand will refresh your license key. if this cammand show license expired that means you need to contact your license provider or server provider(if license is with server).

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    How we can disable mails from a particular domain on Cpanel

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on Mar 16, 2018


    How we can disable mails from a particular domain on Cpanel?

    Step 1 :- Login to WHM and go to Main >> DNS Functions >> Edit MX Entry for the


    Step 2 :- Edit the Domain


    Step 3 :- choose "Remote Mail Exchanger" this will Configure server to not accept mail locally and send mail to the lowest MX record.


    Step 4 :- Than Click on Save button.


    Note :- If are Not pointed to your dns and just use IP forwarding to run on your server you can remove the dns entry for by delete the dns zone for as it not used.

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    How to install CSF Firewall on cPanel

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on Mar 11, 2018

    Config Server Firewall (CSF) is a Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) firewall, Login/Intrusion Detection and Security application for Linux servers. It's is a security tool that can protect your server against attacks, such as brute force, and improve server security.

    This application will work as a WHM plugin and is free. Follow these instructions to complete a basic CSF installation:

    Install CSF: Log into your server as root, using SSH.

        # cd /usr/local/src/
        # wget
        # tar -xzf csf.tgz
        # cd csf 
        # sh

    You will see "Installati...

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    How to install Engintron on cPanel server

    Posted in Whm/Cpanel on Mar 01, 2018


    Installation is a process that lasts only a few minutes. You'll need root SSH access to your cPanel server.


    Also check the current requirements (listed lower). If everything is ok, log in as root and type the following commands, one at a time:

    # cd /  
    # rm -f  
    # wget --no-check-certificate  
    # bash install

    Engintron is Nginx on cPanel, done right!

    Nginx® is a powerful open source web server that was built to scale websites to millions of visitors. cPanel® is the leading hosting contro...

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