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 Accessing my cPanel

You can use two methods to access your cPanel, either via the Hosting Australia Client Area or...

 Change cPanel Password

To change your cPanel password, please access the Hosting Australia client area, and follow the...

 Addon Domains

An addon domain allows you to access more than one domain from your CPanel. This saves a great...

 Backups - Full

This article explains how to take a complete backup of your website, which includes: All Site...

 Backups - Overview

From the main page in CPanel, click on the Backups link. This can be found under the Files...

 Change PHP Variables/Settings

Hosting Australia servers run a default version of PHP, which has been deemed stable and secure...

 Change PHP Version

Hosting Australia servers run a default version of PHP, which has been deemed stable and secure...

 Change PHP Version - Deprecated method.

PLEASE NOTE THIS METHOD IS NOW DEPRECATED AND UNSUPPORTED AND MAY NO LONGER APPLY TO YOUR HOSTING...

 Change PHP Version for Sub Domain

If you have multiple websites running under your hosting account, and need to set an older or new...

 Cron jobs

Cron jobs allow you to set up certain tasks to occur on certain times or dates.From the main page...

 Default Address

A Catchall address is your default email address. If someone tries to send an email to an email...

 Disk Space Usage

From the main page in CPanel, click on the Disk Space Usage link. This can be found under the...

 Domains Aliases(Parked), Add On Domains & Sub Domains

From your cPanel, you have the option to add additional domains you may own, onto your hosting...

 Edit DNS records

If you need to edit your DNS records for a website or service hosted on Hosting Australias...

 Email Delivery Route

This is where you can test any email address by tracing its route from your server. It is useful...

 Email accounts - Changing passwords, adding & removing accounts

Email accounts can be accessed via the Email Accounts page in cPanel. See below steps: Login...

 Error Pages

Nobody likes seeing an error page, but having a customised error page can give the visitor a more...

 FTP Accounts

To create a new FTP user, follow the below steps: From the main page in CPanel, click on the...

 File Manager

File Manager can be used to upload files to your account, delete files, change file permissions,...

 Forwarders

A forwarder, or email redirect, is useful if you have multiple email addresses. This ensures that...

 Frontpage Extensions

Front Page extensions are no longer supported by Microsoft, nor Hosting Australia. The extension...

 Hotlink Protection

Hotlink protection is important for any website. It prevents people from linking directly to...

 IP Deny Manager

This function allows you to block a specific IP address from being able to access your...

 Index Manager

The Index Manager allows you to control how directories on your website are displayed.If there is...

 MySQL Databases

From the main page in CPanel, click on the MySQL Databases link. This can be found under the...

 Navigation

CPanel is a powerful website management tool, but it can take some time to get used to. Following...

 PHP server policy and limitations

The following article details Hosting Australia's official network policy regarding PHP versions...

 Parked Domains

Domain parking is useful for when you have multiple domain names, and you want them all to point...

 Password Protect Directories

From the main page in CPanel, click on the Password Protect Directories link. This can be found...

 Raw Access Logs

Changing the Raw Access Logs allows you to tell the system how to manage the log files that are...

 Redirects

This function allows you to make a specific web page redirect to another page and display the...

 Set timezone via php.ini

Hosting Australia servers are generally set to Australian Eastern Standard Time, eg...

 Statistics for my website

All hosted accounts include access to a fully functioning statistic system. To access the...

 Subdomains

A subdomain will give you a page such as dev.example.com, or finances.example.com.Subdomains are...

 Update Contact Info

It is vital to keep your contact information up to date, as the server uses this information to...

 Web Disk

From the main page in CPanel, click on the Web Disk link. This can be found under the Files...

 Webmail

From the main page in CPanel, click on the Webmail link. This can be found under the Mail...

 Whats my cPanel Username?

Your user name will be assigned to your account during setup and sent it the welcome email.It is...

 phpMyAdmin

From the main page in CPanel, click on the phpMyAdmin link. This can be found under the Databases...