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To submit a ticket you should navigate to the Support Center from the host1plus.com website. After that click on the Submit Ticket option at the top of your screen. Choose an appropriate department, click "Next", fill the form and "Submit". That is all,...
You need to go to Host1Plus Billing Panel [https://manage.host1plus.com/clientarea.php] Enter you email and password to get access to all of your services provided by Host1Plus.com [http://Host1Plus.com] The email with your shared or VPS hosting alway...
Login credentials will be sent to you in an email when you will submit a ticket for the first time. To submit a ticket click on the link 'Submit a Ticket'.
Our shared hosting servers are located in Asia (Singapore), United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands, United States of Amerika, Chile, Brazil, South Africa and Lithuania. Here is the list of DNS servers: * Singapore server http://tiger.host1plus.com [...
Remote desktop on a Windows 2003 server can be accessed by Remote Desktop Connection. In your local desktop open Remote Desktop Connection. Navigate to "Start", "All Programs", "Accessories", "Remote Desktop Connection". Enter Windows server IP address ...
Meta tags are used to define information about website that includes page title, description, keywords, and more. It is related with SEO things, so it is important to set meta tags that mostly reflects your content. The following example show how to set...
To change Microsoft SQL Server name, follow these steps: 1. Open Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio and click "NEW QUERY". 2. Enter "SELECT @@SERVERNAME"(WITHOUT QUOTES) to get current Microsoft SQL Server name. Click "EXECUTE" and it will show up...
To block IP address open "Local Security policy". Create new IP Security Policy. In the "IP security Policy Wizard" click "Next", type IP security Policy name, description. Click "Next" and uncheck "Activate the default response rule" checkbox. Cl...
Currently, we offer those Operating Systems on Windows VPS: Windows Server 2003 x86 Windows Server 2003 x64 Windows Server 2008 x86 Windows Server 2008 x64 Windows 7 Professional x64 If you have some specific needs, contact us through live chat or ope...
It takes period of time from sending your order to confirm it. Once it get's confirmed, VPS account will be created. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Host1Plus offers a variety of payment options that you can use to pay for services. We currently accept PayPal, Braintree (for Credit/Debit Cards), Moneybookers (Now Skrill), Alipay, Webmoney, CashU, PaySera payment methods. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Protection of Windows VPS is important thing. To keep your server protected from hacking it is recommended to do some necessary procedures. It is useful to see who is trying to log in to your VPS. It can be done by enabling auditing of failed logon atte...
In order to migrate your server it's necessary to provide your current provider login details. If we get access to your current provider all your data will be taken as a backup and moved to Host1Plus. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Windows VPS allows a maximum of two simultaneous remote connections. If you'll try to attempt a third connection, you'll get a message "The terminal server has exceeded the maximum number of allowed connections". [http://www.host1plus.com]
You may purchase additional RAM, Disk space for your VPS any time from your billing panel. Bandwidth is unlimited, so there's no need to order it for upgrade. Additional 256 MB of RAM will cost $2.50 USD. Additional 10 GB of Disk Space will cost $1.50...
Additional IP address can be purchased in billing panel. The price is $2 USD for 1 IP address. [http://www.host1plus.com]
To reboot VPS from billing panel click "My Virtual Machines" where your virtual machines is listed. Click "OFF" on chosen virtual machine to shutdown it and "ON" to start it. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Once you've ordered new Windows VPS you can start using it once it will be prepared. Log in to billing panel [http://www.host1plus.com/billing/] and click "My Virtual Machines". There you'll see your virtual machine. To start it, click "ON" and it will be...
Choosing from Linux and Windows dedicated servers depends on your needs. If you're running your website with PHP and MySQL it is better to choose Linux dedicated server. Currently the list of Linux VPS includes the following templates: Ubuntu 8.04 x86...
Yes, we offer MSSQL with Windows VPS. If you need it, contact us over live chat or ticket system and we install one for you. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Host1Plus provides web hosting that offers full features to run forum software like vBulletin or phpBB. If you facing problems with running forum software, please contact our support which is ready to help you. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Resell is a common term in web hosting. In fact, we have many clients reselling space on a VPS server. If you're looking for a place to start reselling, you will get access to all required tools for you to resell resources on a VPS server. We provide such...
In order to manage VPS, login to billing panel. There you have the ability to do upgrade/downgrade, turn on and off virtual machine, purchase additional resources like RAM, IPs, CPU cores, disk space. Also, it is possible to manage your server by loggin...
We offer Windows VPS with the following OS templates: Windows Server 2003 x86 Windows Server 2003 x64 Windows Server 2008 x86 Windows Server 2008 x64 Windows 7 x64 [http://www.host1plus.com]
Accessing Windows 2008 server remote desktop from local desktop is simple. Open "Remote Desktop Connection" by going to "Start", "All Programs", "Accessories", "Remote Desktop Connection". Enter your server IP address and click "Connect". Windows server l...
Basically, hostname is an address which will be used to identify your VPS. It is not used in any other purposes, so you can type any address you want. [http://www.host1plus.com]
The following steps demonstrates how to install IIS on Windows VPS. Open "Manage Your Server" Click "Add or remove role" Click "Next" Select "Application server (IIS, ASP.NET) and click "Next" Select "FrontPage Server Extensions" checkbox if you...
Download PHP zip package http://windows.php.net/download/ Extract downloaded package to C:php Copy "php5ts.dll" to "C:WindowsSystem32". Copy "php.ini-recommended" to "C:Windows" and rename to "php.ini" Open IIS from "Server Manager". Expand "Int...
SSL certificate is the Secure Socket Layer protocol which enables secure data transportation. When using SSL all your entered data is being encrypted in order to ensure privacy. It's important for websites related to payments to have SSL certificate insta...
Host1Plus charges accordingly what service you order. Every shared and VPS hosting plan has it's own price for appropriate payment period. For example, if you order hosting plan for one month, after this period you'll receive an invoice to renew your host...
This video tutorial will show how to add another domain to your accout using Direct Admin control panel. [http://www.host1plus.com]
In this video tutorial you'll learn how to create an autoresponder in Direct Admin. [http://www.host1plus.com]
This tutorial will show you how to backup your website to server or your own computer and how to restore saved backups from the server or your own computer. [http://www.host1plus.com]
From this tutorial you'll know how to set up a catch-all email account. [http://www.host1plus.com]
This video tutorial will show how to set up and delete Cron Jobs. [http://www.host1plus.com]
In this tutorial you'll see how to set up and manage custom error pages. [http://www.host1plus.com]
This video tutorial will show you how to use File Manager to upload files, create new folders, rename files or folders, set file permissons. [http://www.host1plus.com]
In this tutorial you'll find out how to create and manage email forwarding. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Learn how to install and uninstall FrontPage extensions from your hosting account. [http://www.host1plus.com]
This video tutorial will show how to setup additional FTP accounts, change their passwords, and delete them. [http://www.host1plus.com]
From this tutorial you'll learn how to use Installatron to install free scripts and programs such as blogs, content management systems, portals in a few clicks. [http://www.host1plus.com]
This video tutorial show how to create mailing lists, add and manage subscribers. [http://www.host1plus.com]
The following tutorial will show you how to create MySQL database for your website and modify user preferences. [http://www.host1plus.com]
This video tutorial will present the main features of Direct Admin and how to use them. [http://www.host1plus.com]
This video tutorial will show you how to start to use PHPMyAdmin and to manage MySQL databases. [http://www.host1plus.com]
This tutorial will show you how to point multiple domain names to your account domain name. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Learn how to setup additional POP email accounts, delete or change their passwords. [http://www.host1plus.com]
The following video tutorial will show how to password protect a directory that people have to enter a username and passowrd to enter it. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to change a password of your Direct Admin account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to block emails from specific email addresses, entire domain, containing specific words, large emails, adult content by creating a spam filters. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to install an SSL certificate to an account with dedicated IP address. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to view full summary of your website statistics. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will show how to create new subdomains, view their usage statistics, and remove them. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup and delete URL redirects from your control panel. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to create vacation messages so people that email you will be notified while you're on vacation. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will show you how to access email using WebMail.
In this video tutorial you'll know how to update the DNS settings of your domain at 000domains.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at 123-reg.co.uk [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at DomainSite.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your DNS settings at dotster.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at DynaDot.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at enom.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS at GoDaddy.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at ItsYourDomain.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at NameBargain.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at NameCheap.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at NetworkSolutions.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at OpenSRS.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at RegisterFly.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at Register.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to update your domain DNS settings at StarGate.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show you how to register new private nameservers for the domain in the registry. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from 000domains.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from 123-reg.co.uk [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from DomainSite.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from DotSter.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from DynaDot.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from eNom.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from GoDaddy.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from ItsYourDomain.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from NameBargain.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from NameCheap.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from NetworkSolutions.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from OpenSRS.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from RegisterFly.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from Register.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this tutorial you will learn how to un-lock domain names to enable it to transfer from StarGate.com [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in Eudora to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in FoxMail to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in IncrediMail to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in Netscape to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in OperaMail to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in Outlook 2000 to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in Outlook 2003 to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in Outlook Express to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in Pegasus to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to setup new email account in Thunderbird to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to configure a website in CuteFTP to establish an FTP connection. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to create/rename/delete new folders and change file permissions. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to upload or transfer files to/from your local computer. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to configure a website in FileZilla to establish an FTP connection. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to create/rename/delete new folders and change file permissions. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to upload or transfer files to/from your local computer. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to configure a website in FlashFXP to establish an FTP connection. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to set your preferences in FlashFXP and customize it's look. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to upload or transfer files to/from your local computer. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to configure a website in LeapFTP to establish an FTP connection. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to create/rename/delete new folders and change file permissions. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to upload or transfer files to/from your local computer. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to configure a website in SmartFTP to establish an FTP connection. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to create/rename/delete new folders and change file permissions. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to upload or transfer files to/from your local computer. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to configure a website in FTP Voyager to establish an FTP connection. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to create/rename/delete new folders and change file permissions. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to upload or transfer files to/from your local computer. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to configure a website in WinSCP to establish an FTP connection. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to create/rename/delete new folders and change file permissions. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to upload or transfer files to/from your local computer. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to configure a website in WS_FTP to establish an FTP connection. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to create/rename/delete new folders and change file permissions. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to upload or transfer files to/from your local computer. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to create a copy of a database. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to create new tables within database. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to delete fields from database tables. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to delete tables from database. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to export databases and tables. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Watch this video tutorial to learn more about phpMyAdmin and how to use it. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Know how to import databases and tables. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to add fields in a table. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will show you how to modify fields in a table. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will show how to run SQL queries on a database. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Know how to rename database tables. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how tu use the search feature to search on a database. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to manage your contacts. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to edit your display preferences. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to edit your folder preferences. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to create folders and manage your messages. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Know how to highlight your messages. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This tutorial will teach you how to modifythe index order. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to open an email message. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will introduce you how to edit your personal information. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Watch this video tutorial to know how to search for messages. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this video tutorial you'll se how to write as email message and send it. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Know how to update your billing information. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will teach you how to register a domain name. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Know how to review emails sent to you. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Watch this tutorial to find out how to pay invoices. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to order additional services. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial will show you how to login to WHMCS. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to change password of your account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
In this video tutorial you'll know how to edit you personal information. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
This video tutorial demonstrates how to view your hosting packages. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
Learn how to create and manage support tickets. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Eudora to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in FoxMail to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in IncrediMail to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Netscape to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Eudora to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Outlook 2000 to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Outlook 2003 to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Outlook 2007 to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Outlook Express to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Pegasus to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Thunderbird to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
From this video tutorial you'll learn how to setup new email account in Windows (Vista) Mail to send/receive emails to/from that account. [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
If you're not getting emails from Google mail to your email account created in your VPS, you should check you server email service error logs. In most cases you will find error similar to this one: TLS error on connection from mail-iw0-f177.google.c...
If you have added additional domain in DirectAdmin control panel but can't find it in domain list, it's probably DNS zone problem. To get this problem solved, you need admin level access. If you're not owner of the server, please contact us via live chat ...
With DNS manager you can easily manage your domain names DNS settings. DNS manager is located in your billing panel in My Cloud VPS. With this feature you can manage domains, that is parked, forwarded or hosted with Host1Plus. To add DNS record, simply...
Cloud VPS Level 1 comes only with 10 GB of disk space. Unfortunately, Windows 7 requires at least 20 GB of disk space. If you will try to change VPS template to Windows 7 in Cloud VPS Level 1, you will probably get the following message: Create Virtual...
Once you have installed WordPress or any other content management system using Host1Plus application installer and instead of website homepage you see default Host1Plus index page, probably you will need to rename or delete index.html file in your domain ...
If ping to your website succeeds and you still can't see your website in a web browser, it's probably DNS problem. When pinging your website, make sure server IP address is displayed in the output. If you're getting different IP address than your website ...
If you have received email asking for verification of your order, probably you have tried to order service using different name or even not your credit card. To get your order approved, you will need to send us two color photo IDs of your password, dri...
If your website shows the following error "Can't create/write to file '/tmp/#sql_1549_0.MYD' (Errcode: 17)", this means the file #sql_1549_0.MYD already exists while it's attempted to be created. To clear this error, file #sql_1549_0.MYD should be deleted...
When your website was transferred to another server and you're getting the following error "Error establishing a database connection", this means your website backup was transferred with zone files in which name servers don't match with the current server...
To change VPS template correctly, firstly you will need to delete your current virtual machine. After it will be deleted, you will need to create new machine with new template. If you will change template without deleting your current virtual machine, ...
1. Log In to your client area at https://manage.host1plus.com/ [1] . Here you need to enter a username and password which you receive by email after successful ordering. 2. After successfull login you need to click on „All services" 3. There you ...
Before starting to install all these components we need to update our OS. This operation we can make by command: apt-get update STEP 1: INSTALLING APACHE SERVER. apt-get install apache2 Type y and hit enter to confirm apache installation....
Secure Shell or SSH is a network protocol that allows data to be exchanged using a secure channel between two networked devices. There is a lot of software which helps you to connect to your server via SSH. But most popular is PUTTY you can download it ...
VSFTPD - The Very Secure FTP Daemon. I recommend using vsftpd. It is simple and quite secure FTP server. \N\NSTEP 1: INSTALL VSFTPD\N\N apt-get install vsftpd \N\NSTEP 2: CONFIGURE /ETC/VSFTPD.CONF\N\N The default vsftpd configuration file is ...
If you want to delete a specific program or package from your OS you don`t need to rebuild your VPS Cloud. Just use the following syntax: apt-get remove {package-name} For example remove package called mplayer, enter: apt-get remove mplayer ...
THIS TUTORIAL EXPLAINS HOW TO INSTALL IONCUBE VIA EASYAPACHE AND PHP EXTENSION MANAGER The ionCube Loader is a PHP extension which used to handles the reading and execution of encoded files at runtime. Cpanel does support in build script to install ...
For the ClassiPress forum I use a free software called phpBB. Up until a few weeks ago, I wasn't having any problems with forum spam but now it seems the bots have me zeroed in. PhpBB does come with a simple captcha-style anti-bot option but for some r...
WordPress, straight out of the box, comes ready to embrace search engines. Its features and functions guide a search engine through the posts, pages, and categories to help the search engine crawl your site and gather the information it needs to includ...
You're receiving Email limits and VPS offer email notification when we notice that you have reached your email sending limits in your web hosting account. This does not mean you received warning or your account will be suspended. In this notification you ...
Host1Plus allows you to use any version of Django. However, it is supported only in our cloud VPS. This means to be able to use Django, you will need VPS hosting service where you will be able to deploy any version of Django, even the latest. To install...
If you can't login to your client area and you already attempted to reset your password, this means your client area has been closed. In most cases this occurs when some of your orders gets marked as fraud. To investigate this issue, your account statu...
cPanel is one of the most usable web hosting management software. With cPanel you can manage probably all web hosting features such as mail, files, logs, security, domains, databases, etc. In this article, you will be introduced how to start using cPanel ...
If you need to run your website in cPanel, there is no problems to do this in Host1Plus. While ordering web hosting service, you can choose server location as United States (cPanel) and when your order will be finished, you will be able to start using cPa...
In this article we assume that you're already logged in to cPanel. In the main window, under Mail, click Email Accounts. In the new window that has been loaded you will need to fill new email account form. Firstly type in email name and choose domain to c...
cPanel provides you ability to create backups for your entire website which includes home directory, databases, email forwarders configuration, email filters configuration. To begin creating backups, under Files section click Backups. Next, click on Dow...
cPanel has a feature to manage files of your websites. Assuming you're already logged in to cPanel, under Files section click File Manager. New window will pop up to select directory you want to open. If you will choose to open home directory, all files w...
One way to increase visitor engagements is to reward their comments by showcasing them on your website. Additionally, you can also feature the top commenters as well, linking back to their website in the process. Here we'll create a dedicated Page Tem...
[1] It seems since the release of WordPress 2.5.1 - WordPress users have been experiencing issues with the built in password reset function. Basically, the reset password function doesn't work because the e-mail that's supposed to contain ...
This tutorial will explain how to update MySQL user passwords. MySQL provides several ways to allow you to change or reset password of MySQL account. Before changing password you need to have answer to the following questions: * Which user do you wa...
To backup Drupal website have few ways, the old way through (SSH) and the new way font-size: small;">(Backup and Migrate Module). The Old Way Here is a great trick for compressing and backing-up your entire Web site with one Linux command: T...
In this tutorial I will show you how to backup data of phpBB forum. 1.First thing what you have to do is to go to "MAINTENANCE" at the of your Admin Cpanel menu. 2.At the left of menu will appear section Database in which you will choose "BACKUP"...
Making backup 1.You can easily create a dump file(export/backup) of a database used by your account. In order to do so you should access the phpMyAdmin tool available in your cPanel: 2.You can select the database that you would like to backup...
This tutorial will explain how to Import and Export profile from/to Magento's. irst, let's take a look at how to create an import file, which will include all the data we want to bring into Magento. To get the correct fields and values, we r...
What is a rank? A rank is a little title or image under your username They are used for two main purposes. To give people a title based on their post count or to denote specific people in a particular 'group' or with a level of power. Special r...
How to use the Newly Registered Users Group as a post limiter for forum access. This article explains how you can use the newly registered users group to limit access for users to one or more forums. NOTE: This will mean you can't use it as an ant...
RUBY ON RAILS - is an open source web framework for developing database backed web applications. It is optimized for sustainable productivity of the programmer since it lets the programmer to write code by favouring convention over configuration. \N\NI...
1.First you have to log in into your hosting DirectAdmin 2.1.To create backup go to "Create/Restore Backups" 2.2.Select which data you want to save and press "Create Backup" 2.3.You will receive message like this: 2.4.After a while you have to rec...
In this tutorial I will explain how to make backup of your VPS. 1.1.Go to "Client Area" > "My Cloud VPS" 1.2.To see full view of your VPS press on green arrowed icon Buying backup disc. 1.1.1.If you haven't yet bought backup disc you can bu...
INSTALLATION: yum -y vsftpd db4-utils CONFIGURATION: After installation is completed run the following script: VSFTPD_VIRTUAL_CONFIG.SH MANAGING: After ftp was configured you can start managing ftp users with following scripts VSFTP...
\N\NINSTALLATION\N\N To install PostgreSQL, run the following command in the command: APT-GET INSTALL POSTGRESQL \N\NCONFIGURATION\N\N To enable TCP/IP connections, edit the file /etc/postgresql/8.3/main/postgresql.conf Locate the ...
\N\NINSTALLATION \N\N APT-GET INSTALL SQUIRRELMAIL \N\NCONFIGURATION\N\N Squirrelmail has a very simple configuration menu. To run it, type: SQUIRRELMAIL-CONFIGURE Check that your mail settings are: * A. Update IMAP Settings : localhost:14...
In this tutorial I will explain how to install Java to Ubuntu via SSH. 1.1. Use 'sudo apt-get install ' command Here is a list of Java packages : sun-java6-bin - Contains the binaries sun-java6-demo - Contains demos and examples sun-java...
In this tutorial I will explain how to install Java on CentOS VPS through SSH. 1.Connect to you SSH. 2.To install Java-JDK use command '_yum install java-1.6.0-openjdk_' 3.Then check if Java was installed '_which java_' 4.It should display ...
This guide will cover installing and updating Apache 2, MySQL 5 and PHP 5 on Debian Linux. 1. To start with, its important to make sure apt-get is the latest version. apt-get update &">apt-get install apache2 This will install and provide ba...
1. Configure The Master 1.1. First we have to edit _/etc/mysql/my.cnf_ 1.2. We have to enable networking for MySQL, and MySQL should listen on all IP addresses, therefore we comment out these lines (if existant): #skip-networking #bind-address =...
Host1Plus offers you to use Windows templates with completely legal licenses that is implemented in the cloud. When you order new VPS with Windows OS or change template, Windows license activates automatically. In this way, you don't need to provide yo...
When you are trying to import sql dump from your old hoting provider and you are getting the following error: SQL query: -- -- Database: `Database_Name` --CREATE DATABASE `Database_Name` DEFAULT CHARACTER SET utf8 COLLATE utf8_general_ci; MySQL sa...
To change your account password in cPanel, you need to be logged in to your account. Once logged in, under Preferences click Change Password icon. In the new window you will need to fill the form with your old and new passwords. Firstly, you will need to ...
If you have tired of seeing the same cPanel style, it's not a problem to change it. Assuming you're logged in to your cPanel account, in preferences section click Change Style. In the new window which will appear you will see several style's that can be a...
cPanel is designed to be easy and flexible to manage your web hosting account. It is also a good way to use backup wizard to create and restore backups. This wizard is spitted into three steps. In the first step, you will be offered to backup or restore. ...
If you need to access your files directly through FTP, cPanel gives you ability to create those accounts. Once logged in to your cPanel account, in the Files section click FTP Accounts. There you will be able to create FTP accounts just by filling the for...
Creating subdomains is cPanel is easy. Firstly, you need to be logged in to your account. Once you're in, in the Domains section click Subdomains. In the next page you will get subdomain creation form and already created subdomains. To create new one, typ...
Whenever you decided to create new website, you will also need to add new domain. This can be done by clicking Addon Domains in the Domains section. There you will get a form which will let you to add additional domains. Firstly, you will need to enter ne...
Simple DNS Zone Editor is a feature implemented in cPanel to simplify DNS management. With this feature you can easily add A and CNAME records. To do this, click Simple DNS Zone Editor under Domains section. In the next step you will need to select domain...
MySQL databases is important for every website to store lots of information. To create such database, go to MySQL Databases under Databases section. To be able to use database for your website, firstly you will need to create it. This can be done by typin...
1. This tutorial will explain how to install and create databases for squirrelmail. Make sure that you are logged in as root (type in _sudo su_ to become root), because we must run all the steps from this tutorial as root user. It is very i...
INSTALLING SAMBA Connect to your server on the shell and install the Samba packages: APT-GET INSTALL LIBCUPS2 SAMBA SAMBA-COMMON Edit the smb.conf file: VI /ETC/SAMBA/SMB.CONF In the global section, remove the "#" at the beginning of the li...
\N\NGETTING THE GOOGLE AUTHENTICATOR\N\N First we need to download the Google Authenticator code. This can be done using "hg". You might need to install mercurial, if so its just as easy as doing: APT-GET INSTALL MERCURIAL We also need some compi...
\N\NINSTALLING CHEROKEE\N\N Cherokee is available as an Ubuntu package, therefore we can install it like this: apt-get install cherokee Now direct your browser to http://192.168.0.100, and you should see the Cherokee placeholder page: Cherokee...
\N\NINSTALLING PROFTPD AND OPENSSL\N\N OpenSSL is needed by TLS; to install ProFTPd and OpenSSL, we simply run: APT-GET INSTALL PROFTPD OPENSSL You will be asked a question: Run proftpd: /ETC/PROFTPD/TLS.CONF VI /ETC/PROFTPD/TLS.CONF TLS...
\N\NINSTALLING CLAMAV\N\N ClamAV can be installed as follows: APT-GET INSTALL CLAMAV CLAMAV-DAEMON Start the ClamAV daemon: /ETC/INIT.D/CLAMAV-DAEMON START \N\NCONFIGURING PUREFTPD\N\N First we create the file /etc/pure-ftpd/conf/CallU...
Open your my.cnf file - on Debian/Ubuntu, it's /etc/mysql/my.cnf, on Fedora/RedHat/CentOS, it's /etc/my.cnf - and search for the max_allowed_packet line. I suggest you play around with its value a bit - double or quadruple its value, restart MySQL -...
Modify the file /etc/squirrelmail/config_local.php and comment out the $default_folder_prefix variable: VI /ETC/SQUIRRELMAIL/CONFIG_LOCAL.PHP [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.host1plus.com
If You see the following error in your mail log: Feb 24 21:42:42 mail postfix/smtp[1911]: 8172723F60: to=, relay=none, delay=0, status=bounced (mail for example.com loops back to myself) \N\NSOLUTION\N\N Please add example.com to the mydestinat...
Just run: YUM CLEAN ALL The next time you install a message, the warning should be gone. This article is for using command yum that is used in any Unix operating system over Host1Plus cloud vps [1] services. [2] Links: ------ [1] http://w...
This tutorial will show you how you can set up an SMS server on Debian with playsms and smstools. 1.What we need before we start is apache2, mysql server, php5, lynx, wget, curl. Now we install updates, and install dependencies: _apt-get updat...
Changing this message requires editing two different files. The first three sections can be modified by editing the following file: NANO /ETC/MOTD This file contains the linux build number as well as the Ubuntu warranty message. I don't find this ...
netstat command to find open ports: NETSTAT --LISTEN To display open ports and established TCP connections, enter: NETSTAT -VATN To display only open UDP ports try the following command: NETSTAT -VAUN If you want to see FQDN (ful...
Workstations and laptop can work without OpenSSH server. If you need not to provide the remote login and file transfer capabilities of SSH, disable and remove the SSHD server. CentOS / RHEL / Fedora Linux user can disable and remove openssh-server with...
Disable all unnecessary services and daemons (services that runs in the background). You need to remove all unwanted services from the system start-up. Type the following command to list all services which are started at boot time in run level # 3: ...
Linux has both zip and unzip program. To install them from shell prompt you must be a root user, Type following two commands to install zip and unzip program: APT-GET INSTALL ZIP APT-GET INSTALL UNZIP If you are Red Hat Linux/Fedora user then you ca...
Applying security patches is an important part of maintaining Linux server. Linux provides all necessary tools to keep your system updated, and also allows for easy upgrades between versions. All security updates should be reviewed and applied as soon as ...
Dovecot is an IMAP server for Linux/UNIX-like systems, written with security primarily in mind. It also contains a small POP3 server. It supports mail in either of maildir or mbox formats. You need to enable POP3s and IMAPS. Open default configuration f...
ExecShield is security Linux kernel patch to avoid worms and other problems. TASK: DISABLE EXECSHIELD PROTECTION Type the following command as root user: SYSCTL -W KERNEL.EXEC-SHIELD=0 You can disable it permanently system-wide after each and every...
passwd command is used to change user or group accounts password. A normal user may only change the password for his own account, the super user (root) may change the password for any account. You can use passwd command for locking or unlocking an account...
You can use any of the following commands to change user passwords upon the first login: [a] USERMOD COMMAND - Modify various user account properties including user password expiry information. Where, [b] CHAGE COMMAND - Change user password expiry ...
This article is presented with no warranties of any kind. This is only one of many ways of installing Qmailtoaster or Qmail in general. 1) INITIAL SYSTEM CONFIGURATION For the purposes of this article we're going to assume that you have a base instal...
0.1 PRELIMINARY NOTE We have tested this on a CentOS 5.0 server with the IP address 192.168.0.100. We will install both Suhosin parts in this tutorial, the Suhosin patch (for which we need to recompile PHP5) and the Suhosin PHP extension. To see wh...
_"MemCached" is a high-performance, distributed memory object caching system, _ _generic in nature, but intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load._ In this article we will explain you how to install it and m...
In this article we will show you how to secure a CentOS server using psad, Bastille, and some other tweaks. psad is a tool that helps detect port scans and other suspicious traffic, and the Bastille hardening program locks down an operating system, proact...
Every so often people ask Host1plus support team the question how should they estimate memory consumption by MySQL Server in given configuration. What is the formula they could use. The reasons to worry about memory usage are quite understandable. If yo...
BoxTrapper is one of spam protection features implemented in cPanel. It works simply, email senders who are not in your whitelist, have to reply to the verification email. After verification is completed, you are able to receive their emails. BoxTrapper...
SpamAssasin is an email filtering system that attempts to identify spam messages in the emails headers and body. It can be enabled by going to SpamAssasin in the Mail section and clicking Enable SpamAssasin. You can also adjust how many hits are required ...
To create auto responder, navigate to Auto Responders in the Mail section. There you will see a button named Add Auto Responder. Once you click it, you will need to fill the form with the required information. Firstly, you will need to select a characte...
Hotlink protection is used to protect other websites from linking to files of your website. If you don't want to allow hotlinking, you can prevent it by using cPanel feature called Hotlink Protection. It is located in the Security section of the main menu...
To change, add or manage domain name of your VPS you need: 1. Login to your Client Area [https://manage.host1plus.com/clientarea.php]: 2. Click on "All Services" under "Hosting Services" menu. 3. Click on the green arow next to your service. 4. Cl...
If you want to install specific software on your VPS but your server did not find the package in UPA ( Ubuntu Package Archive ) then all you need to do is to add PPA. What is PPA ? PPA (PERSONAL PACKAGE ARCHIVES) for Ubuntu - allow you to upload Ubuntu ...
UPGRADE OF THE KERNEL IN CENTOS In order to upgrade kernel in CentOS use yum command:  YUM UPDATE KERNEL If you have downloaded RPM file use rpm command:  RPM -IVH KERNEL* UPGRADE OF THE KERNEL IN DEBIAN OR UBUNTU LINUX In order to upgrade kernel ...
If your Linux server is on but you are not able to access or even ping it, it is possible that your file system contains errors and you need to run fsck manually. To solve this you should use our Virtual Machine Console [http://support.host1plus.com/ind...
In order to change password of your Virtual Private Server you need to do the following: 1. Log in to your server via SSH 2. Enter the following command: PASSWD Then you will be asked to enter a new password and re-enter it. After this procedur...
In order to install .deb package go to the directory where your package is located. For example: if it is in /tmp directory use the following command: CD /TMP Then use the following command to install the package: DPKG - I PACKAGE_NAME.DEB [ht...
PEAR is a framework and distribution system for reusable PHP components. 1. To install the PEAR framework use the folowing command: get install php-pear 2. Restart apache /etc/init.d/apace2 restart 3. Install a PEAR package (optional) pear insta...
WHAT IS BACULA Bacula [http://www.bacula.org/en/] is a set of Open Source, enterprise ready, computer programs that permit you (or the system administrator) to manage backup, recovery, and verification of computer data across a network of computers of di...
The assumption for this CentOS 6 Webmin tutorial is that you are running as root and have the basic understanding of the software required. If you follow this tutorial you should be able to complete the task successfully. Learn more about Webmin: http...
SSMTP is an extremely simple MTA to get mail off the system to a mail hub. It contains no suid-binaries or other dangerous things - no mail spool to poke around in, and no daemons running in the background. Mail is simply forwarded to the configured mailh...
Cherokee is a very fast, flexible and easy to configure Web Server. It supports the widespread technologies nowadays: FastCGI, SCGI, PHP, CGI, TLS and SSL encrypted connections, virtual hosts, authentication, on the fly encoding, load balancing, Apache co...
If you ever need to change MySQL password, here's how to do it : * STOP THE MYSQL DAEMON : service mysqld stop * START MYSQL IN SAFE MODE WITH THE _–SKIP-GRANT-TABLES_ AND _-U ROOT_OPTIONS IN BACKGROUND : _mysqld_safe -skip-grant-tables -u root &_ ...
Here's the basic guide on how to get Apache2, PHP5 and MySql working on most Debian based distros in a few easy steps. 1. Install Apache2 and PHP5 (as an Apache module) apt-get install apache2 php5 libapache2-mod-php5 php5-mysql 2. Install MySql serv...
Trac is an enhanced wiki and issue tracking system for software development projects. Trac uses a minimalistic approach to web-based software project management. Trac allows wiki markup in issue descriptions and commit messages, creating links and seaml...
INSTALL TOMAHAWK ON UBUNTU USING SSH Open the terminal and run the following commands: > sudo add-apt-repository ppa:paulo-miguel-dias/tomahawk > sudo apt-get update > sudo apt-get install tomahawk [http://www.host1plus.com]
INSTALL MOZILLA THUNDERBIRD ON UBUNTU USING SSH Open the terminal and run the following commands: > _sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mozillateam/thunderbird-stable_ > > _sudo apt-get update_ > > _sudo apt-get install thunderbird_ > > _ _ [http://w...
VIRTUAL MACHINE IS LOCKED what should I do? If you see this text instead of your machine's control buttons, it means that your machine is performing some important task which cannot be interrupted. For example it may be booting up, shutting down etc. Yo...
In this tutorial we will show you how to connect to your VPS server running on "Ubuntu + VNC" template. To connect to your server using TightVNC [http://www.tightvnc.com/download.php] you have to start VNC and set up a password first. So first of all ...
Problem: Search Engine Optimization Not Working. Our Solution: Apache 1. Am I running Apache? Administration Interface -> System -> System Info -> Web Server -> Apache 2.0.54 = OK 2. Did my Apache Server load mod_rewrite? Administration Interface -> Sy...
Docman 1.3 RC2 Error in Double Declaration of Variable http://forum.joomla.org/index.php/topic ... #msg320401 [http://forum.joomla.org/index.php/topic,56760.msg320401.html#msg320401] Accepted in PHP 4.3x but not on PHP 5 Fatal error: Cannot redeclare the...
Common Problems - Joomla 500 Error There are a lot of .htaccess problems that can generate the dreaded 500 internal server error. Things vary between different web server configurations so there are no concrete answers but the following are some of the ...
HOW DO I ADD A CUSTOM LOGO ON MY WORDPRESS DASHBOARD? If you are sick and tired of WordPress logo sitting at the top-left corner of your WordPress dashboard there is a way to replace the image with your own custom image. The image must be around 30px ...
Users have reported this problem sporadically on message boards over the past several months. Although narrowing down the specific cause of the problem has been difficult -- in part because of the sporadic nature of the problem -- it appears that certain ...
If your browser isn't causing this problem then most likely it's user mistakes are to blame. Rarely, you might experience this problem if you've downloaded a plugin for WordPress that changes the way your browser cache behaves. If you suspect a plugin pro...
Obviously, there could be many factors of this issue. However you should try using the caching capabilities of Drupal. Caching can drastically improve the load times. Especially compressing CSS and JavaScript files - this will help to reduce the number of...
This might be a CSS or caching issue. You should try emptying the cache (admin/settings/performance) or try rebuilding the theme registry. Side note: you can easily empty Drupal's cache and rebuild the theme registry using the menu provided by the Devel m...
Do you have the "Content Permissions" helper module enabled that comes packaged with CCK? If so, check the field permissions for that user role. By default, only users with administer CCK privileges can edit/view each field. [http://www.host1plus.com]
Mollom spam module might help you to avoid spam in Drupal. Mollom has a free and a paid version - the free will be sufficient for most of the sites and it even includes some impressive statistics reporting. [http://www.host1plus.com]
You need 16MB in your PHP memory to be able to use Drupal 6. However, there are instances that you would need more than this. If ever you encounter this problem, you can try these steps: First, add this line at the end of the setting.php file ini_set(me...
In order to keep your site ranking high, you need to avoid duplicate content. One good way to do this is 301 redirect. A simple script which can automatically perform a 301 redirect from page example.com to www.example.com is this: if (strpos($_SER...
As a solution to the "Access denied" issue, you should log out from the Magento admin area and then log in again. If the solution above does not help, you should reset the admin privileges. This can be done through the Magento admin area > System > Perm...
For SEO and usability purposes you may want to redirect your visitors to open your site only through www (http://www.yourdomain.com). To do this in Magento, you should open the .htaccess file in the folder where your Magento is installed. Locate the lin...
To change your Magento admin password, go to your cPanel or DirectAdmin > phpMyAdmin, select your Magento database, click the SQL tab and paste this query: UPDATE admin_user SET password=CONCAT(MD5('sGnewpass'), ':sG') WHERE username='AdminUsername'; ...
There are two things that should be done in order to configure Magento to work with a new domain: * EDIT THE MAGENTO DATABASE Go to your cPanel or DirectAdmin panel > phpMyAdmin. Select your Magento database from the left menu, find the table called ...
One common problem is older PHP code using the mysql_ functions to access the database directly. Listing 1 shows how to access the database directly. LISTING 1. ACCESS/GET.PHP
In this tutorial we will show you how to hide banned members from the memberlist So we found a quick solution of how to hide banned users from the memberlist. We will run a sql query to grab banned users. Open memberlist.php Find // Get us some us...
WHOIS is a searchable database maintained by registries containing information about domain name registrations. Every domain name is listed in a WHOIS database. It's an excellent tool to check if a domain is already registered and who is the owner of it...
HOW TO REPAIR MYSQL DATABASE TABLES? Open the database which should be repaired. Select the tables that has to be repaired and pick the REPAIR TABLE action from the drop-down menu located below the tables' list. The tables will be repaired and you wi...
IN THIS TUTORIAL WE WILL SHOW YOU HOW TO CHANGE THE PAYMENT METHOD IN YOUR INVOICE. 1. LOGIN TO YOUR CLIENT AREA: HTTPS://MANAGE.HOST1PLUS.COM/CLIENTAREA.PHP [HTTPS://MANAGE.HOST1PLUS.COM/CLIENTAREA.PHP] 2. ONCE YOU LOGGED IN YOU SHOULD BE ABLE TO SEE Y...
IN THIS TUTORIAL WE WILL SHOW YOU HOW TO FORMAT YOUR VPS AND KEEP THE CURRENT TEMPLATE. WARNING! IF YOU REBUILD/FORMAT YOUR VPS ALL CURRENT DATA WILL BE LOST! 1. Login to your Client Area at https://manage.host1plus.com/clientarea.php [https://manage....
The most common way of servers being compromised is by bruteforcing root password through SSH. In order to prevent such activities, we need to use SSHD security. It's a good idea to start by changing default SSH port. By default it's 22. If your network...
This simple tutorial will explain you how to install PHP on CentOS. Start up your console and type the following code to instal PHP : yum install php In you need to update current PHP version to newer type this: yum update php [http://www.host1...
The JumpBox is a virtual computer that bundles an entire server based application stack into a single unit that makes it much easier to use. The goal with the JumpBox is to save you as much time as possible by getting you up and running quickly and then g...
HOW TO SECURE YOUR WORDPRESS BLOG? Here are some tips on how to improve the performance of your WordPress blog: * Reduce the number of posts on the front page of your blog * Install ANTI-SPAM PLUGINS [HTTP://CODEX.WORDPRESS.ORG/COMBATING_COMMENT_SP...
PASSWORD PROTECT DIRECTORIES DETAILED TUTORIAL Please select the PASSWORD PROTECT DIRECTORIES icon from your cPanel main page. A list of the directories on your account will appear. Select the directory you wish to limit access to. In the new page, ple...
HOW TO INSTALL A WORDPRESS PLUGIN? Plugins are tools which provide additional functionality to your application. To install a plugin you generally just need to put the plugin file into your 'wp-content/plugins' directory. Once a plugin is installed, you ...
HOW TO INSTALL WORDPRESS MANUALLY Step 1: Download the installation file from the WORDPRESS DOWNLOAD SECTION [HTTP://WORDPRESS.ORG/DOWNLOAD/] by clicking on "Download.zip" or "Download.tar.gz". This way you will get the latest stable release of the scri...
This tutorial will show you how to improve the SEO of your WordPress site. HOW TO SEO WORDPRESS * Permalinks - WordPress' tool for customizing your blog links; * Meta descriptions - set a correct meta description for each page/post you make to impr...
Windows Firewall can affect remote administration with some MMC snap-ins. If Windows Firewall is enabled on a remote computer and you receive an error message stating that you don't have appropriate rights, the network path isn't found, or access is denie...
On Windows Server 2008 R2, there are approximately 50,000 system state files, which use approximately 4 GB of disk space in the default installation of an x64-based computer. The fastest and easiest way to back up and restore a server's system state is to...
Application performance is related to processor scheduling caching options that you set for the Windows Server 2008 R2 system. Processor scheduling determines the responsiveness of applications you are running interactively (as opposed to background appli...
1. Change root password: _su - root_ _passwd_ 2. Mysql root password: --> ERR OR 10 45 (28 000): Access den ied for user 'root' @ 'localhost' _service mysqld stop_ _mysqld_safe --skip-grant-tables &_ _mysql -u root_ _mysql>_ _mysql> use mysql;_ _mysql...
To create a subdomain, click on the "Subdomains" icon in the main control panel menu. In the example above we are creating newsub.sitehelper.com. To create the subdomain, click the "Create" button. You may also create sub.sub.sub.sub.domain.com. In th...
Install the software First, login as root user and type the following command to install mysql, apache and php: _# yum install mysql-server mysql php-mysql php-pear php-common php-gd php-devel php php-mbstring php-cli php-snmp php-pear-Net-SMTP php-mysql...
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To get started working with WordPress, you might need to get more information about how everything is working. WordPress is PHP and MySQL based web application for creating blogs or simple websites in easy way. Once WordPress is installed, it will be wo...
In this article we will explain how to install WordPress using Sofatculous applications installer. We will assume you are already logged in to your hosting account control panel. Since Host1Plus provide Softaculous in cPanel/WHM control panel, once you ...
Here we will show how to update WordPress website. In this case, we will use WordPress 2.7 as primary version which will be updated to 3.3.1. If you don't know which exactly WordPress version you are using, simply login to administration area. Current v...
In this article we will show you how to manage posts in WordPress. We assume you are already logged in to WordPress dashboard. To access your posts, click on the Posts button in the left side menu. If you've just installed WordPress, there will be 1...
In this tutorial we will show how to manage categories using WordPress content management system. First of all, categories is being used to divide all posts to various categories and readers could choose about what they want to read. These days, cat...
Here you will learn how to add new category in WordPress. To start adding categories, simply login to WordPress dashboard. Once you are logged in, click on the button called "Posts" and you should see title for "Categories". Click it to open manage ...
This article will show how to upload media files for your website running with WordPress. We assume you are already logged in to administration panel called dashboard. Now in the left side menu locate button for "Media" and click it. There you will ...
To manage media files in WordPress content management system, firstly we need to be logged in to administration panel. For WordPress system it's called dashboard. After login process will be completed, navigate to Media section in the left side menu...
Links in WordPress can be used to place additional links to other websites. It's easy to add them and manage directly from WordPress dashboard. Here we will show how to add new link. Let's go ahead and login to WordPress dashboard. Once we will be l...
Links in WordPress can be managed in the administration panel. To start editing and managing links, login to WordPress dashboard and click on the "Links" button. Here we will see a list of already created links. By default installation, WordPress co...
In order to add new link category, firstly we need to access WordPress dashboard. After logging in, we need to find button "Links" in the left side menu and click it. By clicking "Link Categories" down to the "Links" we will access link categories. ...
In WordPress content management system we can build blog or website using posts and pages. To add new page, start by accessing WordPress dashboard and navigating to "Pages" section in the left side menu. Here we will see a list of already created pa...
WordPress, like each other content management system, can be used to create website with huge amount of content placed in pages. In this CMS, we can manage pages easily, right in the dashboard. Login to administration panel and go to "Pages". Now we...
In WordPress, by placing posts, we can allow visitors to leave comments. All comments can be managed in the WordPress dashboard. There is special section in the left side menu called "Comments". There we will see a list of comments, placed to specif...
Today we can find lots of themes specifically for WordPress system over the internet. We can use premium and free themes to customize blog or website design. But in this article, we would like to show how to manage themes for WordPress. Start with l...
If you have decided to change your WordPress theme, but don't know how to search for new one's, we will explain here everything from a to z. Firstly, login to WordPress dashboard and click "Appearance" button in the left menu. Then click on the "Ins...
Widgets in WordPress content management system can be used to expand blog or website functionality. They can be easily controled right in the dashboard. Once we will be in the dashboard, navigate to "Appearance>Widgets". There we will see three tabl...
How about doing some modifications to our WordPress theme ? Yes, we can edit theme design right in the dashboard. Here we will show how to change theme header image. To get into theme management, login to WordPress dashboard and navigate to "Appeara...
WordPress like other content management systems provides feature to edit theme files in the web interface. To start editing files, login to dashboard and find "Appearance" button in the left side menu. Click it to expand sub-menu where "Editor" will be...
To use cloud vps DNS manager, first of all it is necessary to have active VPS service [1]. When VPS is ready to use, simply login to the client area [2] and navigate to My Cloud VPS, click on the green arrow next to VPS service and you will get VPS man...
In this article we will walk you through the process of adding domain using cloud vps DNS manager. We assume you already know how to use it [1]. To add new domain name, click "Add" button. In the next step the following form should appear. As we ...
Cloud vps DNS manager has been already introduced earlier to Host1Plus VPS customers. It's main purpose to point domain names to cloud VPS servers. Previously it was limited to 4 DNS records per domain, from now on, every VPS customer can add unlimited...
CloudLinux is an operating system developed specifically for shared hosting servers. It's main feature is to reduce high server load by putting limits to individual users. By using CloudLinux, each website that is running the server is isolated in it's ow...
Here we will show you how to check CloudLinux usage statistics by using DirectAdmin. CloudLinux provides usage statistics for both admin and user levels. To check statistics from admin level, simply login to DirectAdmin using admin login details and cli...
CloudLinux report is a list of records that consist resource usage by various hosting server users. To get this report in DirectAdmin control panel, user needs to login to his account and click "Resource usage" under "Advanced Features". Then click "[Deta...
Since CloudLinux was designed to ensure server stability by putting limits for each user, some websites mght experience 503 or 508 error. 503 error means website has reached entry processes limit. This might happen mostly for heavy websites that gets en...
To access plugins for WordPress website, login to administrator panel and navigate to Plugins. In this page we will see what plugins are currently installed and/or enabled. By default it should look like this: Here we can see 2 installed, but not activa...
Plugins, like themes can be edited right in WordPress dashboard. To start editing, navigate to Plugins>Editor. We should see editing window like in the following picture. In this window we can make adjustments for particular plugin file and save it. In ...
New users can be added in WordPress simply and fast. Just navigate to Users>Add New. Here we will need to fill the form with new user information. This form requires to put at least a username, email address and password. However we can provide first, l...
WordPress dashboard provides feature to manage users which lets to add new ones, edit profiles, delete, etc. If we need to make some adjustments for the user, navigate to Users in the left side menu. There we will see a list of existing users in our WordP...
In order to view available tools in WordPress website, navigate to Tools in the left side menu. There we should see something like in the following picture. Here we can see available tools and their descriptions. By default, there will be only "Press Th...
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In WordPress we can import needed tools just by using administration panel, called WordPress dashboard. To access tools import area, navigate to "Tools>Import". There we wil see a list of available tools to import. In the list above we might see tools n...
To export content from our WordPress website, we first need to access export area. Just login to WordPress dashboard and navigate to "Tools>Export". In this page we can select what type of content we want to export. We can export all content which will ...
WordPress allows to create multiple websites with only single installation. If you've came with an idea to start more WordPress websites and don't want to waste extra time by making additional installations, it's recommended to use network feature. By ena...
WordPress network feature allows us to create multiple websites in the single WordPress installation. In order to use this feature, it needs to be enabled if it's disabled by default. Please follow this manual of how to install network feature [http://sup...
General settings provide the most basic options we can adjust for our WordPress website. First of all, navigate to "Settings>General" section in the left side menu. There we will see a list of settings that we can adjust according our needs. As we can...
Writing settings let us to adjust some options related to how the content will look like. To access writing settings, navigate to the left side menu and click "Settings>Writing". Firstly, we will get the settings that look like in the following picture. ...
Reading settings is the place where we can adjust options related to how our content would be displayed in the website. Those settings are located in the left side menu by going to "Settings>Reading". First option "Front page displays" lets us to select...
In discussion settings we can change the settings related to comments, notifications, avatars, etc. By going to "Settings>Discussion" we will see a lot of options that will be reviewed here. Firstly, there are "Default article settings" that allows us t...
Media settings section allows us to adjust changes related to images and embeded media sizes. It is located in the left side menu by going to "Settings>Media". Once we are there, lets take a look what options can we set. Firstly, we can determine the ...
Privacy settings in WordPress system allows us to restrict access for search engines to our website. To change those settings, navigate to "Settings>Privacy". In this page we have a single setting with two options. We can use the first one if we want to...
Permalinks allow us to change the way how we want to see our website links. By default, WordPress links come with the numbers at the end and it does not make any sense if we really care about SEO. That's where permalinks comes in action. By using this f...
If by any means we have lost our password from WordPress dashboard login, we can easily recover it by getting a new one. Firstly, we will need to access WordPress login form. It should look like this. In this page we can access WordPress dashboard by ...
Google analytics is probably the most popular traffic tracking tool used to check what kind of visitors and how much of them are visiting our websites. By using WordPress as our website content management system, we can easily implement Google analytics f...
There is a feature in WordPress which can be used to post content just by sending an email message. All we need to do is to install a single plugin and set up dedicated email account. First of all, lets go to WordPress plugins section to install needed ...
If for some reasons we don't want our content to be visible for public visitors, we can set private or restrict access by protecting them with password. To access post list, navigate to "Posts" in the left side menu. There we should be a list of created...
WordPress dashboard is a simple and useful place where we can manage our website content, but what's important, there we can check statistics and incoming links. To check what stats WordPress is offering to see, we just need to login to the dashboard. Eve...
Displaying a list of links in the sidebar is easy and useful thing when we want to share the links of our friends websites or other interesting links. For this particular reason, we will be using a single widget provided by WordPress. First of all, we w...
Adding widgets to the sidebar is very easy. WordPress provides interface for managing widgets and placing them into particular parts of the website just by dragging them. Widgets are located in the dashboard by going to "Appearance>Widgets". There we wi...
User ratings for blog posts allows us to provide rating for each post and in this way we will be able to see which posts are the most popular. By default, user ratings are not enabled in WordPress. For this reason, we will be using an additional plugin ...
As PayPal provides a feature of placing it's button in our websites, we can easily implement PayPal button in any post, page or sidebar. It's very easy and we don't need any high programming skills, just some HTML knowledge. Firstly, we will need to obt...
To publish posts from dashboard, simply go to WordPress dashboard page, there look for the box named "QuickPress". This box allows us to write a quick post. Simply write post title, content and tags. Click "Publish" to place a new post in the website im...
Poll is very useful thing when we need some opinion from our website visitors about particular question. WordPress also provides such feature and we will be creating polls by using plugin named "WP-Polls". Start by installing this plugin into your websi...
When it comes to e-commerce, we most likely will think about shopping cart website. But by using WordPress, we don't need additional scripts installations that will cause more work and implementation. We can simply install e-commerce plugin that lets to i...
Gravatar provides a great feature of displaying our avatars in every blog or website we add comment. For this reason, our website needs to have gravatar plugin installed. To install this plugin, perform the required procedure of going to "Plugins>Add Ne...
There is a way to install multiple WordPress installations by using a single database. That's right, we can use the first one created database for running additional websites and using the same database. All we need to do is to change database prefix in W...
With VideoPress we can add videos right in the blog posts by using simple shortcodes. All we need is VideoPress plugin installed and WordPress.com account with VideoPress upgrade. Getting WordPress.com account is easy. Just go over WordPress.com and sig...
One of the most popular text messaging service over the internet is Twitter. We can use it to send notifications to our friends, followers, etc. So if there are any doubts how it's working with WordPress, we will explain everything in this article. In o...
The reason why we need to import our content into Facebook, is that we want to spread the content through Facebook friends profiles. Facebook holds probably the biggest internet audience and it's a great way to inform people about new content in our websi...
To embed any image, audio or video content in our WordPress website, please follow the instructions below. Navigate to "Settings>Media" and make sure checkbox is selected for "When possible, embed the media content from a URL directly onto the page. For...
To save posts as draft, follow the following steps. * Navigate to "Posts>Add New" to add a new post. Set the title and write some text. * In the right side look for the box named "Publish". Click "Publish" button to make a new post visible in the we...
WordPress provides great feature to schedule posts if we want to publish several articles in the particular time/date. To schedule single post, navigate to "Posts>Add New". In the new post editing window write the title and some text. Now look at the ...
Top rated widget will show the most rated post list in the sidebar of our WordPress website. To set up this widget, we will need to install a plugin named "Post Ratings". Plugin can be installed by going to "Plugins>Add New" and searching for "Post Rati...
If we want to show tag cloud in our WordPress website, we will need to put a special widget in the sidebar box. The steps of the procedure are the following: * Navigate to "Appearance>Widgets". * Right click on the "Tag Cloud" widget and drop it in ...
Search widget allows to perform search in our WordPress website. To enable this widget, navigate to "Appearance>Widgets". Right click and move "Search" widget from "Available Widgets" box to the "Main Sidebar" box. Search widget will appear in the sideb...
RSS is the feature that allows to stream the content within other websites or blogs. By using RSS feeds, we can spread our content in all other websites that are subscribed to our RSS feed. WordPress RSS widget allows to show content from the website, f...
Pages widget can be used to display a list of existing pages right in the sidebar of our WordPress website. Follow the following steps to set up pages widget. * Navigate to "Appearance>Widgets". * Move "Pages" widget from "Available Widgets" box t...
There are several steps that need to be accomplished in order to set up meta widget. * Access widgets page by going to "Appearance>Widgets". * Move "Meta" widget from the "Available Widgets" box to the "Main Sidebar" box. * Set the title and click...
By using Flickr widget we can show picture stream directly in our WordPress website sidebar. By default, this widget is not installed in WordPress. To install it, go to "Plugins>Add New" and search for "Quick Flickr Widget". Install it and activate. The...
The procedure of enabling category cloud widget is the folowing: * Navigate to "Appearance>Widgets" and move "Tag Cloud" widget to the "Main Sidebar" box. * Write the title for this widget and set "Categories" in the "Taxonomy" checklist. * Click ...
If we want to show Google Adsense advertisement in our WordPress website, we can do this by getting advertisement code from Google Adsense and putting it where we want it to be displayed. The most basic way to do this is by using text widget. Go to "App...
Backup is a must have feature if we want to be safe about our files. For making WordPress backups, we will be using a special plugin called "BackUpWordPress". To install this plugin, go to "Plugins>Add New" and search for "BackUpWordPress". Then install...
For the website to work with private SSL we don't need to make big configurations, especially, when it comes to WordPress. SSL needs to be configured in the hosting server control panel. Generally speaking, we will need to change website URL from HTTP://w...
WordPress multi site allows to create multiple websites by making WordPress network. All websites can be controlled in the dashboard as we will get access to the network. To install this feature, follow the required steps. * Install "Enable Multi-Si...
Pingbacks and trackbacks are being used to communicate between blogs to send notifications about the content we publish. If for some reasons we don't want to use these features, we may disable them. Just navigate to "Settings>Discussion" and look for th...
The transfer process of WordPress website to another hosting provider is not complicated. We will need to download website files and export database. Here are the basic steps: * Access website files via any file manager provided by hosting provider ...
There are several ways to find out exact WordPress version. The first one is to look in the file /wp-includes/version.php. Simply open this file for editing and look for the line that says "@global string $wp_version". Under this line we will see anothe...
To set a new domain for our blog or website, first of all, we need to get a new domain name. We may use any domain registrar or hosting provider that offers domain name registrations [https://manage.host1plus.com/domainchecker.php]. Once we have a new d...
There are several ways to optimize WordPress database. The most basic one is by using phpMyAdmin. Start by going to phpMyAdmin and selecting a database that is being used for WordPress website. Then in the "Structure" tab, select the checkboxes for part...
When it comes to cache plugins, we can say they are must have if we want to reduce our website loading time. When using caching plugins, the content of our website is being cached and each time viistor is trying to browse it, content is being taken from c...
It's common that website owners, who want to have really fast respond from their website, use cache plugins. For WordPress, there is widely known plugin "W3 Total Cache". It's popular due to it's features to cache various website content including images,...
Since WordPress is entirelly MySQL based content management system, we can change lots of settings right in the database. In this case, we can disable active plugins. Here is how to do it. First of all, we need to have some plugins activated. If there i...
In this article we will show how to change post author in WordPress dashboard. Follow the following steps: * Navigate to "Posts" in the left side menu. * Select the checkbox for particular post to change author. It's possible to select more posts...
In this article we will show you how to add tags for blog posts in an easy way. Here are the basic steps: * Go to "Posts" in the left side menu of the dashboard. * Click "Add New" button to create new post or choose from the list of existing ones. ...
In this tutorial we will show how to create post summary. Here are the basic steps: * Go to "Posts" and click "Add New" to create a new post. * In the post editing window put new post title and write some text in the post field. * Click at the app...
To exclude subfolders from WordPress permalinks, it's possible by using .htaccess file. Simply open .htaccess file for editing and locate the following lines: # BEGIN WordPress RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteCond %{RE...
In most cases WordPress will display blank page when trying to access it's dashboard if there is any plugin that causes some conflict. It might be that some plugin has crashed due to an accident in the server or misconfiguration. To avoid such problem...
WordPress blog or website might start showing 500 Internal server error. This message is usually caused by incorrect file permissions or due to bad entries in .htaccess file. In order to troubleshoot this issue, browse WordPress files with any file mana...
To find and edit WordPress configuration file is very easy. We just need to access WordPress installation directory. Start with logging into hosting account where our website is hosted. Then locate feature of file manager to browse the files. Navigate t...
WordPress content management system requirements can always be found in the official WordPress website [http://wordpress.org/about/requirements/]. Basically, WordPress requires PHP and MySQL to be installed in the hosting server. Also, a web server like...
In most cases, newly added theme might not be working when we are trying to install it manually. Installing themes directly in the dashboard, won't face with such problems as WordPress will deploy theme files automatically in the right place. Installi...
Usually we might not see any changes we made to the website when wordpress cache not cleaned. Cache can be cleared in the special directory of WordPress files or by using cache plugins. To clear cache in WordPress installation directory, browse files by...
If we are having problems of editing text by using Tinymce editor, the easiest approach to fix it by downloading the newest version of Tinymcefrom from the official website http://www.tinymce.com/download/download.php Once it will be downloaded, files f...
The easiest way to install Akismet plugin is by using WordPress plugins installation. Follow the following steps: * Go to "Plugins" and click "Add New" button to search for new plugin installation. * Type "Akismet" in the search field and click "Sea...
To configure Akismet Plugin simply go to "Plugins>Akismet Configuration" to access it's configuration page. If there is no "Akismet Configuration" in the sub-list, make sure Akismet plugin is installed and activated. Then we should get the following win...
SEO is probably the most important tool to get more visitors from search engines and higher ranking. It's not enough just to create a website and put the content. It needs much more things like backlinks, optimization for search engines, etc. All In One S...
All In One SEO plugin provides it's configuration options in WordPress dashboard. Go to "Settings" and click "All In One SEO" in the sub-list. If it's not there, it seems plugin is not installed or activated. In the settings page we will find the follow...
WordPress is more dedicated for writing blogs, but it can also be used to create usual websites as well. When we use it to write a lot of articles or blogs, it's very useful to have text formatting tool. WordPress provides various text formatting tools,...
When it comes to duplicated content, mostly it might affect website rankings in search engines. We can avoid such accidents by simply preventing search engines crawlers from indexing all posts, pages, archives, etc. except homepage, posts and category pag...
Follow the following steps to display custom page as home page. * Navigate to "Settings>Reading" to access reading settings. * Look for the option "Front page displays". * Tick the checkbox for "A static page (select below)". * Select proper pag...
Displaying author bio to every blog post is easy. By default this feature is not enabled and requires a few adjustments to theme file. But firstly, go to "Users>Your Profile" and write few sentences about yourself in the "Biographical Info" text field. ...
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