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SSH and Root access - Support Article
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What is Shell (SSH) Access? - Support Article
Shell access , commonly referred to as SSH (Secure SHell) , is remote command line access to a server. Having command line access (if you're familiar with using it) can be very helpful. It can not only help you speed up cert...

Do you provide SSH access? - Support Article
SSH Access is available to our VPS Hosting , Dedicated Server Hosting , Business Class Hosting , and Reller Hosting users. How can I get Shell Access? VPS/Dedicated Shell Access There are a few requirements for using SSH wit...

Restrict access with .htaccess and the IP Deny Manager - Support Article
Access control is an important part of managing visitor access to your website. Visitors can be restricted from accessing your site by using the IP deny manager in your cPanel or by adding the Allow or Deny code in your .hta...

How to prevent access to multiple file types in htaccess - Support Article
The . htaccess file is a hidden text file within your hosting account that can be very powerful. It is designed so that you can modify it to change the behavior of your website that normally would take higher access beyond y...

How to prevent access to a specific file in htaccess - Support Article
The . htaccess file is a hidden text file within your hosting account that can be very powerful. It is designed so that you can modify it to change the behavior of your website that normally would take higher access beyond y...

How to add your IP Address to the Firewall (for SSH access) - Support Article
For security reasons, SSH access to your server is blocked at the firewall level. Before you can connect to your account via SSH, you will need to add your local IP address to the firewall . Adding your IP address to the Fir...

Advantages of SSH - Support Article
SSH (short for Secured SHell) is a secure way for you to remotely access your hosting account. By using SSH, you are able to log into a command prompt and execute commands just as if you were sitting at the server itself. As...

Developer Access Tools - Support Article
Some of the more common questions we get are about the types of access tools that developers can use to work on customers' websites. There is a plethora of tools available for developers allowing them to access and work on t...

Linux/SSH command list - Support Article
Shell access is a great feature on our servers. This allows you to connect to the server and issue commands via a command line terminal. For many, this is faster as well as more convenient. There are many commands available ...

Installing Ruby Gems via SSH - Support Article
Since Ruby is installed on shared servers now, you have the ability to install gems . Learn more information on Ruby Hosting here. Gems are software packages that utilize the Ruby framework. Once they are installed, the new ...

How to Force a Dedicated SSL Using the .htaccess File - Support Article
Sometimes it's necessary to make sure your website’s visitors use the SSL encrypted connection. If you’re not familiar with SSL and would like to know more please review our article “ What is SSL and Why is it importan...

How to Generate SSH Keys - Support Article
SSH access allows you to have 'command line access' to the server that houses your account. This allows you to have a secure, remote connection to your server and account. The SSH program allows you to use a password to conn...

Backup / Export a Database from SSH - Support Article
In this tutorial we will show you how to export a database from SSH . This is useful for many things such as when you are moving your site, since it exports the entire database, or before you attempt to upgrade a website, si...

How to Manage Files from within SSH - Support Article
In our previous articles, we showed you how to login via ssh and also how to navigate through your folders via ssh . In this article, we'll show you how to manage your files from within the command line (ssh). When referring...

Manage the Exim mail queue via SSH - Support Article
In this article I'll review how to manage your Exim mail queue on your VPS (Virtual Private Server) or dedicated server via SSH. This will allow you to find out why sent messages haven't possibly been successfully delivered ...

Manage SSH Keys for Self-Managed VPS - Support Article
In this tutorial: Add SSH Key Remove SSH Key This guide will show you how to manage SSH keys on your non-cPanel VPS. SSH keys allow you to securely connect to your server via SSH. First, we will show you how to add your publ...

Allow public access to a file in a protected directory using .htaccess - Support Article
Within your website structure, there are many times when you may want to protect directories from outside access. This prevents any user from accessing a subdirectory of your site, and its files, without a username and passw...

MariaDB - How to Change Database in SSH - Support Article
If you want to change between databases in MariaDB using SSH, it will depend on the user name that you're using when you're logged into the command line. The following tutorial will show you how to change the database in com...

Parse archived raw access logs from cPanel - Support Article
Navigation: View archived logs Parse IPs Parse User-Agents Parse URLs Parse referrers In this article I'm going to teach you how to parse archived raw access logs from your cPanel VPS (Virtual Private Server) or dedicated se...

An introduction to reseller access within WHM - Support Article
What is reseller access within WHM? A reseller is a cPanel account that has the ability to create other cPanel accounts . Because these resellers can create cPanel accounts, they have the ability to "resell" cPanel hosting. ...

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