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How to Set up a Cron Job in cPanel

Login to cPanel Click on Cron Jobs icon under Advanced Section. Select the specific time from the lists provided. The following example shows a job set up to run twice daily. Enter the command you want to run in the


How to enable and disable Hotlink Protection in Plesk

Login to your Plesk control panel Then click Hotlink Protection icon. Click Switch On to enable the protection from hotlinking. Then make sure all the file extensions you want protected from hotlinking are listed here. If you want to allow


How to edit DNS record of a domain in plesk

To edit a DNS record for a domain, follow these steps: Click on the DNS Settings button. You will be presented with a list of all DNS records currently set up on the domain. Locate the record you wish to


How to Create and Delete DNS records of a domain in Plesk

Login to your Plesk control panel Click on the “DNS Settings” button. You will be presented with a list of all DNS records currently set up on the domain. To add  a DNS record,  click on “Add Record” button In


How to use the IP Blocker in cPanel

To block an IP address or domain using the IP Blocker, follow these steps: In the Security section of the cPanel home screen, click IP Blocker. Enter an IP address or range you would like to block, then click “Add”.


How to create additional FTP accounts in cPanel

To create a additional FTP account, you should follow these steps – Log in to your cPanel. Then click FTP Accounts icon. In the Add FTP Account section, fill in the fields as needed. Click the Create FTP Account button.


How to change the disk usage limit of a subscription in plesk

Log in to your Plesk control panel Select the Subscriptions tab and click on your subscription. In the right sidebar under the Account section, click Customize On the customizing subscription page, set up the value for disk space, then click


How to add additional FTP account for your domain in plesk control panel

Log in to your plesk control panel Click on FTP Access. Then click Add an FTP Account. Fill in the required information and click OK.  


How to download files and folders with Plesk File Manager

For downloading files and folders, log in to your Plesk control panel Click on File Manager icon. For downloading files and folder, Select the files and folders which you want to download Then click Add to Archive. Give name for


How to change file permissions in plesk control panel

Login to plesk control panel. Then click on Files Tab. You will see list of all files and folders of your home directory of this domain Then click file or directory for which you want to set access permissions and