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  How to compress and decompress files?

To compress or decompress files follow the below steps. 1. Login to your cPanel.2. Go to File Manager. 3. Select the files you want to compress or decompress, all your website files will be present...

 After adding a new domain, it says Subdomain added, what to do?

There is nothing to worry about, cPanel calls your addon domain a subdomain because the root directory of your addon domain is inside your primary domain's root directory (public_html). The...

 Hidden files

The names of hidden files and folders will start with a dot. By default you can not view the hidden files in File Manager, you can select the option to show hidden files to view all the files. But...

 How do I access cPanel?

cPanel can be accessed by using either of the URLs below:   www.yourdomain.com/cpanel www.yourdomain.com:2082 www.yourdomain.com:2083 (secure) http://yourIP:2082 http://yourIP:2083 (secure)...

 How do I find my MySQL version?

Login to cPanel In the "Stats" section on the left, locate the row labeled "MySQL Version". This is your MySQL version.

 How do I find my PHP version?

Login to cPanel. In the "Stats" section on the right, located the row labeled "PHP version". This is your PHP version.

 How to Password Protect Directories?

To password protect a directory in cPanel, follow the below steps. 1. Login to your cPanel.2. Under the security section, click on Password Protect Directories icon. 3. Select the directory you...

 How to add or remove new Domain names in cPanel?

  To add new a Domain name, follow the below steps. Login to your cPanel. Click on Addon Domains under Domains tab. A form to add new domains will appear. There type in the...

 How to backup Home directory?

To do a home directory backup, follow the below steps. 1. Login to your cPanel.2. Click on Backups icon. 3. Select Download a home directory backup. 4. Click save as and choose the destination in...

 How to backup files in cPanel?

  To backup files in cPanel, follow the below steps. Login to your cPanel. Click on Backup icon. You can generate full backup by clicking on "Download or Generate a Full Backup"...

 How to block or unblock IP address?

To block an IP address follow the below steps.1. Login to your cPanel.2. Under security section, click on IP Deny Manager. 3. Below Add an IP to deny, enter the IP address or domain name you want...

 How to change password in cPanel?

  To change password in cPanel, follow the below steps. Login to the cPanel. Click on Change password icon. A form will appear, give your old password and the new password....

 How to change style of cPanel?

To change style of cPanel, follow the below steps. 1. Login to your cPanel. 2. Click on Change style icon under Preference section. 3. Select the style you like. 4. Click on Change Style button to...

 How to create a URL redirect in cPanel?

  To create a URL redirect in cPanel, follow the below steps. Login to you cPanel. Click on the Redirects icon. For search engines preference, leave the setting as 301...

 How to create a cron job in cPanel?

  Cron jobs are scheduled tasks which completes a task in the specified time automatically. To create cron jobs, follow the below steps. Login to your cPanel. Under Advanced tab,...

 How to create or delete a subdomain?

  To create a new subdomain, follow the below steps. Login to your cPanel. Click on Subdomains icon. Type the subdomain you want to create. Click on Create button to...

 How to create/edit/delete a file using File Manager?

To create a new file, follow the below steps. 1. Login to your cPanel. 2. Go to File Manager.3. Go to the folder in which you want to create a file.4. Click New file and specify a name.To edit or...

 How to edit or delete cron jobs?

  To edit or delete an existing cron job, follow the below steps. Login to the cPanel. Click on Cron Jobs icon under Advanced. Select the cron job you want to edir or delete....

 How to enable or disable hot linking?

  To enable or disable hot linking, follow the below steps. Login to your cPanel. Click on HotLink Protection icon. In the form, add the domains you want to protect in the box...

 How to get rid of Spam emails?

You can get rid of Spam emails by creating blacklists in the cPanel using Spam Assassin. Follow the below steps to create blacklists. 1. Login to your cPanel. 2. Click on Spam Assassin icon. 3....

 How to redirect a subdomain to another page?

To redirect a subdomain to another page, follow the below steps. 1. Login to your cPanel. 2. Go to Subdomains under Domains section.3. Add a subdomain to your account.4. Click Manage Redirection...

 How to restore a database in cPanel?

  To restore a database in cPanel, follow the below steps. Login to your cPanel account. Click on the Backups icon. Click on "Restore a MySQL Database" button. Select...

 How to retrieve password for database?

Retrieving the lost password for a database is nearly impossible. But there is nothing to worry about. You can simply create another user and add it to your database. It won't change anything, your...

 How to upload a file using File Manager?

  To upload files using File Manager, follow the below steps. Login to your cPanel. Go to File Manager. Open the root folder (public_html). Go to the folder to where you...

 How to upload files to subdomains and Addon domains?

  Uploading files to subdomains and addon domains are similar to upload files to normal domains. Just check for the folder names which are assigned to your subdomains and addon domains when you...

 How to view Disk Space usage?

To view disk space usage of your server, follow the below steps. 1. Login to your cPanel. 2. Under Files, click on Disk Space Usage. Note: If you have reached disk space quota, you can use this...

 I Opened .htaccess file and my site is showing errors, what to do?

Sometimes when you open .htaccess file within cPanel, it may cause link breaks automatically which will result in site errors. But there is nothing to worry about, just download the .htaccess file...

 I accidently deleted public_html or www folder

www and public_html are the same, public_html is the primary domain's root directory and www folder is symply a symlink to public_html. Even if you accidently deleted www folder your website will...

 Proxy access for cPanel, WHM and Webmail

  You can access your cpanel, WHM and webmail directly from your primary domain name. Follow the below sample URLs to login. http://cpanel.yourdomain.com http://whm.yourdomain.com...

 What are error codes?

The error codes is the way in which server tells people about the encountered error. There are many error codes, some of the most common error codes are 401 (Unauthorized), 403 (Forbidden), 404...

 What changes will happen if I change the password of cPanel?

The username and password of your cPanel is same to your FTP login and MySQL database access. Changing the password of cPanel will change the password of FTP login and main database password.It...

 What do my cPanel stats mean?

Within cPanel, there are numerous statistics listed on the left of the screen.   Main Domain - The primary domain name associated with your cPanel account. Home Directory - The physical...

 What is Hot Linking?

  Hot linking is a method to prevent other websites from directly linking to your files and using your bandwidth. For instance, other websites could link to your images and videos and when people...

 What is a Document Root folder?

  The document root folder is the main folder which has all the files of your website. The root folder of your primary domain is public_html folder. The root folders of your subdomains and addon...

 What is a Parked domain?

  A Parked domain is a masked forward to your cPanel's primary domain name. Parked domains are not unique websites, they are normally used when your domain doesn't have a website to use. When you...

 What is phpMyAdmin?

  PhpMyAdmin makes the administration of MySQL very simple. PhpMyAdmin tool can be used for various operations inside a database like create, drop, alter tables, delete, edit, add fields and much...

 What is the difference between subdomains and addon domains?

  A subdomain is similar to a normal domain name, but requires a primary domain name. It is used to create sub pages for a website like forums.domain.com, support.domain.com and so on. Since...