cPanel Hosting

cPanel is a Unix based web hosting control panel that provides a graphical interface and automation tools designed to simplify the process of hosting a web site. cPanel is used across the Fastdot shared web hosting fleet.

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How to use the IP Deny Manager in cPanel

This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel Now let’s learn how to use the IP Deny manager in cPanel, to block certain IP addresses from having access to our website 1) Click IP Deny Manager 2) Enter an IP address or range you would like to block, then click Add That’s it! We’ve

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How to password protect a directory in cPanel

This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel Now let’s learn how to password protect a directory, so that people will need a password to view web pages within it 1) Click Password Protect Directories 2) Select the directory to start with, then click Go 3) Select the directory you want to password protect

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How to view your website stats in cPanel

This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel Now let’s learn how to view our website stats 1) Click the Webalizer icon 2) Then click the View icon This is the main Webalizer page, from where you can access visitor stats broken down in several different ways 3) You can view usage stats of

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Create FTP accounts in cPanel

This tutorial will show you how to create FTP accounts in cPanel Now let’s learn how to setup additional FTP accounts 1) Click the FTP Accounts icon 1) Click the FTP Accounts icon This is where you manage your FTP accounts 2) To create a new FTP account, enter a new login here… 3) …

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How to use the Disk Space Usage tool in cPanel

This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel Now let’s learn how to use the Disk Space Usage tool 1) Click the Disk Space Usage icon From here you can see how much storage space (or disk space) is being used by each directory and sub-directory in your account At the bottom of the

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How to use File Manager in cPanel

This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel Now let’s learn how to use File Manager 1) Click the File Manager icon 2) Choose the directory you wish to open, then click Go This is the File Manager interface, where you can upload files to your account, delete files, change file permissions, and a

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Backup your website using cPanel

This tutorial will show you how to backup your website using cPanel Now let’s learn how to backup our website 1) Click the Backup Wizard icon This is the main backup screen where you can backup, or restore the files in your hosting account. 2) Click the Backup link You have the option of only

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How to setup desktop shortcuts for cPanel

This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel Now let’s learn how to setup desktop shortcuts for cPanel 1) Click the Shortcuts icon 2) To create the shortcuts, simply click and drag these links to your desktop You can create shortcuts for accessing your cPanel control panel, and for direct access to your web

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Change the primary language in cPanel

This tutorial will show you how to change the primary language in cPanel Now let’s learn how to change the primary langauge 1) Click the Change Language icon 2) Select the desired language, then click Change That’s it! The language has been changed Now when you navigate through cPanel, you’ll notice that the language used

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Change the default cPanel style

This tutorial will show you how to change the default cPanel style 1) Click the Change Style icon Changing your control panel theme does not change any functionality, only the way it looks There are several styles available to choose from… 2) To change your style, simply click the Switch Style button That’s it! As

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