How to install Let’s Encrypt Plugin in WHM/cPanel

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What is Let’s Encrypt? Let’s Encrypt is a free certificate authority provided by the Internet Security Research Group (ISRG).Let’s Encrypt provide two types of free X.509 certificates for Transport Layer Security (TLS) . The standard single domain SSL and the Wildcard SSL, which covers not only a single domain, but…

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How to install python in my cPanel and add py extension

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Python normally installed on all cPanel hosting server because most of centos/red hat update system use it. you only needs to activate the python handler for your apache to allow the apache server serve the py file and execute it instead of send the script to the browser as downloadable…

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How to install and enable GUI GNOME Desktop on centos 7

Linux Article

Usually CentOS 7 comes in a numbers of variants, For most users, there are two major options are the GUI installation. or the minimal installation, and in most cases users prefer to use minimal installation which use remote shell commands. In this article we will talk about switching from minimal…

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Solve FTP Connection fails passive mode on Pure FTP configserver

Error Case: Failed to retrieve directory listing you configured your domain name with cpanel and add your FTP username and password correctly , when you are trying to connect to your website using filezilla software your are getting the following error: How to solve FTP Failed to retrieve directory listing from…

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DNS Settings not showing on Plesk subscriptions

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Why My Plesk Subscribers can’t see the DNS Settings for their web site?  Usually subscriber can’t find DNS settings for their web sites in Plesk because of missing permissions , while configuing the subscriber or missing in the plan of Plesk : To solve the problem you have two ways…

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How to Install and use Nano Text Editor Commands in Linux

Linux Shell Commands

What is Nano Editor GNU nano is a one of the popular and easiest command line text editor used on many operating systems including Unix-based systems and BSD variants.  How to install Nano Text Editor Some OS distributions comes with Nano editor installed ,so install nano depends on OS.  Install Nano…

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Set mysql root password after new installation on Linux

MySQL Article

Set mySQL root password If you install a fresh MySQL database server on Linux, the root account within MySQL has no password set yet. To set the root password : first login to your server using ssh as administrator privileges and  Issue the following command: /usr/bin/mysqladmin -u root password ‘your-new-password’…

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how to mount new disk drive to Centos VPS Server


Mount Your new Drive to VPS Server in this tutorial we are using fdisk . you can create only up to 2TB partitions with fdisk. Nowadays you may use parted instead. Note that Your OS also should support GPT support in kernel in order to use partitions more than 2TB.…

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Avoid IP Spam Emails on Dedicated and VPS Server


Practices to avoid your server IPs to mark as Spam If you got an alert notification email that your IP/IPs marked as spam , you can follow the next few simple steps to protect and request your IP to be whitelisted: Temporary stop sending email: stop sending email (e.g. stop…

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Backup Files in Linux using Rsync Command Line

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What is rsync Rsync stands for remote sync which was written by Andrew Tridgell and Paul Mackerras back in 1996. It’s one of the most used and powerfull ‘tools’ in the UNIX world and almost a standard for syncing data. Most Linux distributions have rsync pre-installed, but if it’s not…

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