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01 Jul
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Guide to Setup CNAME for root Domain in Cloudflare Account

This guide will explain how to add CNAME for root domains i.e. yourwebsite.com if your domain registrar does not allow this setup. Cloudflare allows setting up CNAME for the root domains as well. Pros using CNAME for root domains. This will help you to point your root domain to Server’s Hostname and whenever you migrate […]

29 Apr
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Add your Company Branding or custom logo to cPanel and phpMyAdmin

Want to add your own Logo and Name to cPanel and phpMyAdmin interface ? We will show you how you can Add Text or custom Logo to the cPanel’s Header Bar and change phpMyAdmin Logo to your preferred logo. Requirements root access to cPanel/WHM Server PNG Files for Logo Procedure Change cPanel Logo Login to […]

16 Apr
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Show Hidden dotfiles and folders in cPanel Filemanager

cPanel works on a Linux Server and dotfiles and folders are hidden. For some reason you want to see those files and also want to make changes. By default, these files and directories/folders are not visible in the cPanel. Today we will show you how you can show the hidden files and folders in your […]

12 Apr
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Enable WordPress Manager on WHM/cPanel Servers

cPanel offers now free tool/plugin for Managing WordPress Installation. You can now get rid of paid version of softaclous if in case you used that only for WordPress installations cPanel WordPress Manager is a plugin that comes shipped with our latest WordPress RPM via WHM cPAddons/cPanel Site Software. The new format for cPAddons automatically tests […]

28 Feb
2019
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[cPanel] The installation process detected that the server was in runlevel 5.

The server must be in runlevel 3 before the installation can continue. This tutorial will help you in solving the above error which cPANEL installation by changing your OS runlevel 5 to runlevel 3. #systemctl get-default runlevel5.target Let’s check the current runlevel for our centos OS based server by running following command #systemctl get-defaultrunlevel5.target P.S […]

07 Feb
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

[SOLVED]Call to undefined function curl_init() | WHM

Facing Fatal error: Call to undefined function curl_init() on your cPanel Server with the websites hosted on it? This is due to missing PHP Extention named php-curl on the PHP Version which your website is using. In this guide we will  fix “undefined function curl_init()” by installing phpXX-php-curl (XX here is PHP version) via WHM. Requirements WHM/cPanel on Server and […]

02 Jan
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

[SOLVED] cPanel License Update Failed

Purchased cPanel License and are unable to update the License on your VPS or Dedicated Server? License update could be failing due to improper Server Configuration like hostname of the server is not following FQDN i.e. Fully qualified domain name. The FQDN consists of two parts: the hostname and the domain name. For example, an FQDN for […]

01 Jan
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Install Redis PHP Extention using PECL on WHM Server

Integrating Redis to your website hosted on cPanel Server? Redis instances need Redis PHP extension to interact with the website database. Today we will show some simple steps to install Redis PHP Extention using PECL on WHM Server. Requirements Root Login for WHM Server Procedure Login to the WHM using the root account. Search for […]

01 Jan
2019
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Migrate Emails over IMAP using imapsync

Shifting your email hosts and don’t know how to migrate the emails to the new server? Here today we will guide you how easy it is to migrate emails over IMAP. This entire process is made simple by free and open source tool called imapsync. Credits to the developer Gilles LAMIRAL for creating such a great […]

14 Dec
2018
ColorHosting Deepak Sharma

Rebuild /etc/localdomains and /etc/remotedomains on cPanel Server

Recently, we encountered internal DNS Failure on one of the servers which created a huge mess on the server which was taken care of by our System Admins. It was fixed within 30 minutes of the time period. Later it was found that DNS Failure removed localdomains and remotedomains configuration from the server as well. […]