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cPanel

cPanel is the web hosting control panel

  • cPanel Index and Redirect Settings (WordPress)

    How to change index or redirect when WordPress gives a 404 error: or Cannot access wp-admin, all pages give 404 error You will need to edit/create .htaccess file in the public_html folder (if you do n...

  • How to Find Ftp Login Credentials

    If you need to login to your web server using an FTP client, you first need your login credentials. The information is sent to you when you first sign up via email. If you have lost this information o...

  • cPanel IP Address

    How to find your cPanel IP address. Same as your website server address. Login into cPanel or  on cPanel home page look for Server Information (right-hand side of screen) click on Server Information  ...

  • Find WordPress Database Name

    To find which database name your instance of WordPress is using in cPanel: EASY METHOD: Open Softaculous select installations use edit details icon copy and save database name in your notes file (yes,...

  • Use Temp URL to View and Test Your Site

    To access the site using temporary URL: http://ipnumber/~cpanelusername/ --- *Please note that this is a complex procedure and we do not recommend it. Use at your own risk! If you want to test and vie...

  • Transfer, Migrate, Import WordPress from Hsphere or other host

    How to MOVE your existing WordPress website from Hsphere (or other host) into cPanel: Using cPanel's Softaculous function *MUST have a Softaculous installation on source server for import to work into...

  • cPanel user name (how to find it)

    Find you cPanel username: (log into your hostica.net control panel to access cPanel) 1. my services 2. active button 3. login to cPanel It is in the top right corner when you log into cPanel    Errors...

  • URL to access cPanel

    To view your website prior to DNS changes or while you are working on your website: You can access your cPanel hosting control panel using a temporary url. 1. Go to the following URL to find the IP ad...