So, you’ve got your hosting business running smoothly. But, you need to setup an account to allow potential customers to explore the capabilities of both your equipment as well as how a user account behaves on your server. The fastest way to do this is to create an account and turn the account into a… Read more »
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Do you have a service that’s been acting strangely? Restart it! Here’s a quick tutorial on how to restart services via WHM. It’s fast, easy, and it might just be the fix you need.
Total Server Solutions announced today that they are a sponsor of JoomlaDay Atlanta. JoomlaDay Atlanta takes place on April 5th in midtown Atlanta, GA. This is the first year for the event which is being held at the Global Learning Center on the Georgia Tech campus. The event brings together experts in the Joomla open… Read more »
The wheel group allows users in the group to change to a different username as needed via shell. This brief tutorial shows how to manage wheel group users via the WHM interface. It’s useful if you’ve got some users that need higher privileges than a normal user on your server.
Keeping the contact information of your customers up to date is more important than you may think. If you need to contact a customer, or if they require a password reset, maintaining the most current contact e-mail address is key. Updating a contact address of an account via WHM is simple. Here’s how it’s done…
Every now and then, you may need to change the ownership of an account on your cPanel based server. This is one of those little things that isn’t very intuitive. Thus, this short tutorial. It will show you some ways to change account ownership. It’s easier, and more simple than you thought…
Do you have a server running cPanel/WHM? Do you need to manage shell access? If so, this tutorial shows how it’s done. What is shell access? Simply put, shell access is command line access. It allows users to input commands directly to the server rather than through a front end such as cPanel. It’s useful… Read more »
Often times with a VPS or Dedicated Server you will need the ability to copy a single file or even an entire directory to another server. You can use FTP just like you normally would when uploading files to the server, but you can go one step better with SCP (Secure Copy Program). If you… Read more »
Does database access seems to slow down at different times? The optimization of a database table (or tables) can greatly reduce the time needed to access information. Think of it like a file cabinet. If everything is thrown in there, it’s harder to find things. So lets organize the file system and optimize the database…. Read more »
Do you need to add wild card DNS to your server via WHM? You can add a wildcard entry for your domain name via the WHM account. To access WHM, you would login via the following link: xxx.xx.xxx.x/whm Where “xxx.xx.xxx.x” is the vps or dedicated servers ip address. You need the root login information in order… Read more »