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cPanel Hosting Overview
We provide the cPanel control panel to let you administer your website hosting with us. cPanel is a graphical interface that lets you carry out many common hosting tasks in a couple of clicks. cPanel is by far the world’s most popular hosting control panel. read on...
Running Multiple Websites
There are two ways to run multiple websites with Stablepoint. This can either be done in a single shared hosting account, or it can be done through a reseller account by separating the websites in different cPanel accounts. read on...
SSL Certificates
SSL Certificates provide encryption and security, and should be enabled on every website. read on...
LVE Limits Explained
In this article we will explain what exactly is being offered when you look at our packages, in terms of LVE limits. read on...
How to change your cPanel password
You need to change your password for a reason or another in cPanel but can't find how? read on...
How to change your cPanel language
If you want to change your cPanel language it is quite easy. All you have to do is follow these steps read on...
How to Forward a Domain
How to forward your domain name to another address read on...
Addon Domain
An addon domain is as its name implies, an additional domain name you can add to your hosting plan read on...
Sub Domains
A subdomain is a domain that is part of a larger domain; the only domain that is not also a subdomain is the root domain. read on...
Managing Files in cPanel
Stablepoint hosting operates a folder structure similiar to that of a desktop computer file system. Website files are located in a subfolder called public_html, and subfolders of the website correspond to that directory. read on...
Using FTP
FTP Accounts are a way of manipulating files on a web server, over a protocol. It allows desktop software such as Filezilla to upload, download and move files on your hosting accounts. read on...
Managing Disk Usage
You can see a total of your disk space usage in the cPanel statistics panel, but to see more detail you can click the Disk Space Usage icon. read on...
Secure Shell (SSH) Overview
SSH is a way of connecting to your web space using the command line. You can manage files and run commands and for power users this is a really important feature. read on...
Creating MySQL Databases and Users
In this article, we'll cover the steps needed for successfully creating a new database and a new user, that will be assigned to it. read on...
Using phpMyAdmin
In this article, we'll cover the steps needed to access and use your phpMyAdmin. PHPMyAdmin is a management tool for MySQL databases, and lets you manage and manipulate data within your databases on your hosting. read on...
Importing and Exporting as SQL
You have learned how to login and use phpMyAdmin in the previous article, now let's see how you can import/export the database. read on...
Remote database connections
The first step for achieving this, is to obtain the IP Address from which the Remote connection is being established. read on...
How to change your Wordpress password from the database
You have forgotten your Wordpress password and need a quick solution to fix that? No worries! You have full access to the database which holds your login credentials as well. read on...
How to restore your database or files using JetBackup.
In this guide, we will cover the steps needed to restore your website from a backup, either Files, Databases or both. read on...
Hosting performance tweaks: Opcode caching, expires headers and gzip compression.
In this article, we will do an overview of some of the key optimization techniques that could help you get the best performance out of your website, whether it's built under WordPress or any other Content Management Systems. read on...
HTTP 2 Overview
HTTP/2 is a major revision of the HTTP/1.1 network protocol used by the World Wide Web. read on...
Cron Jobs
Cron is a utility, implemented in Linux, which schedules a command or script on your server to run automatically at a specified time and date. read on...
Using the Softacoulous Autoinstaller
Softaculous is the installer we provide that lets you automatically install more than 300 software options onto your cPanel hosting space. This software includes common website building tools such as WordPress & Joomla, as well as ECommerce applications like CubeCart, Magento & Prestashop. read on...
Manually installing software
All website software is designed to be manually installed. In the case of LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) software such as WordPress, Magento & Joomla, there is a fairly standard installation process which you can follow when installing this software. read on...
How to change your PHP Version in cPanel
Because we run CloudLinux, we are able to provide a wide range of PHP versions within your own site's virtual environment. read on...
How to change your timezone in cPanel
Sometimes you may want your cPanel to display another timezone than our servers do by default read on...
Increasing your PHP maximum execution time
By default our servers define a limit on the PHP resources your website/s can use at one time. read on...
How to install Wordpress
In this article we will talk about installing Wordpress on your hosting plan. As this is the most popular CMS used, this article should find itself useful to a lot of you out there looking to start a business or personal website. read on...
Creating an email account
Creating an email account in cPanel is a very straightforward process. You'll need to do this so that you can begin using [email protected] for your emails and for people to communicate with you. read on...
Changing your Email Password
Have you forgotten your email address password or you're in need of a new one? read on...
Configuring an email client
In this article, you will find the correct way of setting up your email account on your personal device, whether it's a laptop/desktop or mobile. While each email client can be different in its layout, the settings that are needed are the same. read on...
Setting up an Email Forwarder
Email Forwarding is a way of forwarding or sending messages from one address, on to another. It can be useful if you want to have multiple contact addresses for different purposes but you only want to have to check one mailbox for all of the emails. read on...
Configuring Autoresponder for your Email Account
Are you in need of an automated message, when they try to reach you over Email? read on...
How to access Webmail
Are you looking to access your emails over the Web? This article will cover the steps needed for achieving this. read on...
Setting up MX Records
At Stablepoint, you can setup your own MX Record, if you are looking to use another mail provider, such as G-Suite's Gmail or Microsoft Office365. read on...
How to easily setup your E-mails with Gmail
You may want to use our mail service, but be able to use your mailbox with Gmail instead. This may be your personal preference but no worries, here is how you can do that read on...