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How to generate a full backup of an account/domain from cPanel?

You can perform a full backup of your account/domain from cPanel >> “Backups” option under the Files section. The full cPanel backup is very useful when migrating an account from one server to another. 1) Login to cPanel at http://yourdomainname.tld:2082 click the “Backups” option as shown in the screen below […]

Error: Unable to create the domain because a DNS record exists

Error: Error message “Error: Unable to create the domain example.com because a DNS record pointing to the host example.com already exists.” The error message is displayed when you add a domain from Plesk control panel and it fails. The reason it fails is because the DNS records of the domain […]

How to access psa database in Plesk?

Plesk uses a ‘psa’ database to store all the data and values. This data can be easily retrieved at any point of time using the Mysql queries. How to access the psa database in Plesk? There are 2 ways to access the Plesk psa database, from the Linux command line […]

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HowTo: retrieve email account passwords

To retrieve email account passwords on a Plesk server, connect to the mysql prompt of your server #mysql -uadmin -p`cat /etc/psa/.psa.shadow` At the mysql prompt, goto the ‘psa’ database which is used by Plesk. mysql> use psa; and execute the following command to retrieve passwords of all the email accounts […]

DirectAdmin change IP problems

Q: I had to re-IP a server, as transferring to a new carrier. Followed the DA instructions to convert to new server IP. No errors were noted. When gone into admin found that the old IPs where still in DA and cannot delete them. Also the new server IP was […]

How to protect/secure php.ini with SuPHP?

When Apache is compiled as CGI/SuPHP, it allows users to create their own php.ini file under their home directory and modify the php values as per their wish. This may increase security concerns on the server and hence to protect/secure php.ini in SuPHP enabled servers, force every user to use […]

How to increase mail size in exim

You may receive a bounce back message saying “Message size exceeds maximum permitted” on sending an email greater than the size defined in the exim configuration. On a cPanel server, the message size limit is 50MB by default. In order to raise the message size limit, you need to edit […]

Install SSL certificate for Plesk

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