How to Back Up a MySQL Database in cPanel

Backing up a MySQL database is something you will need to do if you wish to export it. It also ensures you have a backup copy of your database for disaster recovery purposes. Here are the steps you will need to undertake in order to create a backup. Log into your cPanel account. Scroll down […]

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How to Import a MySQL Database in cPanel

You may need to import a database if you are undertaking disaster recovery or migrating your website to a new hosting solution. Before you can proceed with this process, you will first need to create a database backup to import. Here are the steps you will need to undertake in order to import a database […]

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How to Access Web Disk in cPanel

Web Disk account enables you to easily navigate, upload and download files between your computer and your web server. Using its drag-and-drop interface, you can access your website’s files as if they were stored on a local computer drive. How to set up a Web Disk account 1. Log in to your cPanel account. 2. […]

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How to Setup and Access Additional Web Disk Accounts in cPanel

Setting up a Web Disk account enables you or another user to easily navigate, upload and download files between a computer and your web server. Using its drag-and-drop interface, users can access the website’s files as if they were stored on a local computer drive. How to set up an additional Web Disk account 1. […]

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How to Scan Your Email and Website for Viruses Using cPanel

It is essential to check your website and email for viruses and this is very easy to do using cPanel’s in-built Virus Scanner. Simply follow the instructions below. 1. Log in to your cPanel account. 2. Scroll to the Advanced section and click on Virus Scanner. 3. When the new page opens, you will be given […]

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How to Create a MySQL Database Using the cPanel Database Wizard

MySQL databases are a way to manage the data needed to operate your website. They are an essential requirement for many website platforms, such as WordPress and Magento. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to create a new MySQL database and set up a username and Password for it using the cPanel Database Wizard. […]

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How to Add a New (Addon) Domain in cPanel

If you want to add an additional domain (i.e. a new website) to your hosting account you can do this via cPanel. Here we’ll explain how. 1. Log in to your cPanel Account. 2. Scroll to the Domains section and click on the Addon Domains icon. 3. In the section which appears, you’ll see the […]

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How to Compress Website Content Using cPanel

Compressing your website content before sending it to users’ browsers can make your website load more quickly. This can be helpful for both the customer experience and for SEO. You can implement compression easily within cPanel. Here, we’ll explain how. 1. Log in to your cPanel account. 2. Scroll to the Software section and click […]

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How to Import a New File in cPanel File Manager

cPanel File Manager is a tool that enables you to manage your files directly within cPanel without having to use FTP.  It enables you to create, upload, modify or remove files. Here, we’ll explain how to upload or import a new file. Accessing File Manager 1. Log in to your cPanel account. 2. Scroll to the Files section […]

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