Softaculous Installations Statistics

Softaculous has many options for filtering types of installations installed or available for installation. If you’re researching what content management systems (CMSs) to email cPanel users about, this can help you prioritize the right software. This article only applies to Managed VPS and Dedicated Hosting servers. Don’t have Softaculous already? Purchase it from AMP to Read More >

Plugin and Theme Sets For Installing WordPress using Softaculous

Softaculous makes installing the WordPress content management system (CMS) easier. Managed VPS and Dedicated server administrators can further ease the “getting started” process with installable plugin and theme sets. This allows cPanel users to install a new WordPress website with groups of plugins and/or themes for specific purposes (e.g. security, optimization, podcasting). Below we’ll cover Read More >

How to Change the First Softaculous Page for cPanel Accounts

Learn how to change the first page cPanel users see when entering the Softaculous Instant Installer. Not to be confused with the Top Softaculous Scripts section in cPanel, this allows resellers and server administrators to ensure cPanel users can easily view outdated installations. This article only applies to VPS and Dedicated Hosting servers. Don’t have Read More >

How to Import/Export Softaculous Settings in WHM

In this article, we cover how to important and export Softaculous administration settings within WebHost Manager (WHM). The settings file is a small compressed zip file generally under 5MB. This article only applies to VPS and Dedicated Hosting servers. Shared Business Hosting customers do not have WHM access. Don’t have Softaculous yet? Purchase it from Read More >

How to Edit Softaculous Email Templates

In this article, we’ll cover how to edit Softaculous email templates from WebHost Manager (WHM). This article only applies to VPS and Dedicated Hosting servers. This allows you to automate providing in-depth information tailored directly to your cPanel users. Don’t have Softaculous already? Purchase it from AMP to save time installing websites in the future. Read More >

How to Disable the Softaculous Auto Login Feature

In this article, we’ll cover how to disable the auto-login feature for WordPress in Softaculous Instant Installer for cPanel users. This article only applies to VPS and Dedicated Hosting servers. Don’t have Softaculous already? Purchase it from AMP to save time installing websites in the future. Disable Auto-Login Log in to WHM as root. On Read More >

How to Disable Softaculous for cPanel Users

In this article: Disable Softaculous Did you recently read our article on ways to secure VPS Hosting and want to harden Softaculous without affecting users’ workflow? Maybe you’ve notified cPanel users to learn how to manage websites without Softaculous, and now you want to disable it shortly before discontinuing your subscription so you have the Read More >

How to Force Installations With HTTPS in Softaculous

In this article: Force HTTPS VPS and Dedicated server administrators have a lot of customization options for managing Softaculous Instant Installer within WebHost Manager (WHM). Many of those options allow you to further secure your VPS and websites. You can remove abandoned installation scripts. You can send emails to cPanel users with outdated content management Read More >

How to View Softaculous Scripts with Unmet Requirements

In this article: View Scripts Fix Issues VPS Hosting and Dedicated Hosting offers more opportunities to improve security with root access. One of the easiest ways to improve security is to uninstall out-of-date software. The Softaculous auto-installer eases the process of installing over 300 different web applications. Many of them haven’t been updated in months Read More >