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How to view hidden files in cPanel File Manager

How to view hidden files in cPanel File Manager When you first log in to your new cPanel account there may be a number of hidden files. Most of these hidden files you will probably never need or use, however, some such as the .htaccess file can be very useful. Follow these steps to view…

Can I see a cPanel demo?

Can I see a cPanel demo? We do not offer a cPanel demo for security reasons, however, you can view the official cPanel demo here – https://demo.cpanel.net:2083/login/?user=democom&pass=DemoCoA5620&locale=en We offer a number of third party extras so the look and layout of your cPanel account will be different to that of the demo.

Transfer emails between cPanel accounts

Transfer emails between cPanel accounts There may be a time where you need to manually transfer emails between cPanel accounts. This could be due to moving servers or changing how your websites are stored on cPanel accounts. To manually transfer emails between cPanel accounts follow these steps: Step 1: Backing up email directories The first…

How to enable GZIP compression?

How to enable GZIP compression? You may want to enable GZIP compression in cPanel as this can help increase the speed of your website by reducing loading times and lowering bandwidth use. It works by serving your website content to the browser in a compressed form. In order to enable GZIP compression on cPanel follow…

Why should I update my PHP version?

Why should I update my PHP version? You should always update your PHP version to the latest stable release in order to keep your website up to date with the latest security, speed and performance updates. Whenever a new PHP version is released usually brings improvements in terms of security and performance and by using…

How do I access the website builder?

How do I access the website builder? To access the website builder on cPanel you need to follow these simple steps. We use SitePad, a professional drag and drop website builder to help you create a website quickly and easily. Log in to your cPanel account. Scroll down to the Software section and select the…

How to add an email address in cPanel?

How to add an email address in cPanel? You can add an email address in cPanel for your website based on your domain name using the included Webmail interface. This provides you with a professional email address that looks better for current and potential customers alike. In order to create an email address in cPanel…

What is the public_html folder?

What is the public_html folder? The public_html folder is the root folder for your primary domain name on cPanel. This is where you will upload your website files so a visitor can view your website when they type in your URL in a web browser. You can access the public_html folder from the File Manager…

Error message when uploading a file

Error message when uploading a file If you receive an error message when trying to upload a file to your website it is usually due to the default limits still being in place on your cPanel account for your domain name. In order to increase these limits please visit either Select PHP Version or MultipPHP…

How to set up a free SSL certificate?

How to set up a free SSL certificate? We use AutoSSL from Let’s Encrypt to provide you with a free SSL certificate for your websites. This means that once your domain name is propagated to the server the SSL certificate will be automatically installed on your domain so there should be no manual intervention on…