How to install cPanel?
cPanel is a #1 Hosting Control Panel in the web hosting industry and you can easily install it.
What are the requirements?
- Fresh CentOS 6 or 7, installed on your VPS/Server.
How to install cPanel?
1. Login to your VPS/Server via the SSH Client.
2. Copy the following command and paste it in the SSH Console. Then press enter.
cd /home && curl -o latest -L https://securedownloads.cpanel.net/latest && sh latest
3. The cPanel Installation has begun. It can take from 30 to 45 minutes.
4. Once the installation is complete, the console will display a message like "œthe cPanel Installation has been completed".
5. Open https://your-server-IP-here:2087 (WHM)
6. Enter the username "œroot" (without quota) in the username field.
7. Enter your root password in the password field.
8. Click the "œLogin" button.
cPanel/WHM Setup Wizard:
Step 1: Read and accept the agreement.
Step 2: Setup Networking:
- Server Contact Email Address: Enter your email address. You will receive Ð° cPanel related alert on your email.
- Hostname: If the hostname is ok, leave it as it is.
- Resolvers: Enter 126.96.36.199 in primary and also enter 188.8.131.52 in secondary.
Scroll down to the end of page and click the "œSave & Go to Step 3" button.
Step 3: If you have a more than one IP and the IPs are not listed, add your new IP address and then click the "œGo to Step 4" button. Alternatively, if you do not have any additional IPs, simply click on "œGo to Step 4".
1. Under "œNameserver Configuration", you can choose a Nameserver program like Bind, PowerDNS, etc or leave it as it is.
2. Under "œChoose which nameservers domains on this server will use" enter your domain nameserver such as ns1.example.com and ns2.example.com (Replace example.com with your domain name).
3. Under "œConfigure Address Records for Nameservers & Hostname", mark the option "œConfigure Address Records for Nameservers", enter your IP address in IPv4 for NS1 and NS2, and should you have an IPv6, enter it into the IPv6 field as well.
Tick mark the option "œAdd "A Entries" for Hostname" and then click on "œSave & Go to Step 5".
Step 5: You can leave all the options as they are or change them should you want it. Then click on "œSave & Go to Step 6".
Step 6 - (Final Step): Tick mark "œUse file system quotas" and click the "œFinish Setup Wizard" button.
Congratulations, the cPanel Installation is complete and now you will need to compile Easy Apache, change settings, install a firewall, etc.
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