How to create a database and assign user to it?

A database is where information for your website is stored at. It is a collection of information that is organized so that it can be easily accessed, managed and updated. In this post, we will see how to create a database and assign a user to the database in cPanel. There are two methods to […]

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How to manage files through File Manager in cPanel?

There are different ways to manage the files on your web server such as SSH, FTP and File Manager. In this post I will discuss how to access the File Manager and manage files through it. Access and navigate File Manager Login to cPanel and search for ‘File’ in the top search panel and click […]

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How to configure a FTP client and transfer files using it?- (Part 1)

In my previous post I have written about creating an FTP account. In this post, we will see how we can connect to the server using FileZilla as our FTP client. This is the first part of the process. To learn how to manage files, please check this post. You will need to have already […]

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How to create an FTP account in cPanel?

FTP is an acronym for File Transfer Protocol. We use FTP to transfer files between computers/servers. This post explains creating an FTP account in your cPanel. Log in to your cPanel and search for FTP using the top search bar and click on ‘FTP Accounts’ First block in the page must have a form with […]

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How to access and manage emails in webmail?

In a previous post I have provided the steps to create an email account in cPanel. Now, let us check the ways to access the email account and manage emails through webmail. There are two ways to access your emails created through cPanel. Through cPanel – Email accounts Through direct webmail login Through cPanel – […]

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How to change my email password?

There are two ways to reset email passwords for email accounts hosted on servers with cPanel support After logging in to WebMail Through Email Manager in cPanel After logging in to WebMail This is helpful when you know the password, but want to update it for security reasons. Login to your webmail You will have […]

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Migrating Emails

Here’s couple of email migration tips for cPanel users Move emails from one domain to another domain  You’ll first need to create both the accounts. Say: example@domain.com and example@another_domain.com 1 – Access cPanel –> file manager –> mail –> mail/example.com/user (user is the username of the email address) 2 – Click on select all, then […]

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