Sales & Customer Support: +254748285257

 

How to install cPanel?

Home > How to install cPanel?
 

Welcome once again to Hostnali Webhost, a Simple, Secure & Dependable hosting provider. We have optimized hosting plans, Reseller Hosting Plans, Master Reseller plans, VPS servers as well as Dedicated servers. Today, however, we will be focusing on [page_title]. Read on and get the knowledge and skills to make your Web Hosting experience fun.

cPanel is a #1 Hosting Control Panel in the web hosting industry, and you can easily install it.

 

What are the requirements?
– Fresh CentOS 6 or 7, installed on your VPS/Server.

 

How to install cPanel?
1. Login to your VPS/Server via the SSH Client.

2. Please copy the following command and paste it in the SSH Console. Then press enter.

cd /home && curl -o latest -L https://securedownloads.cpanel.net/latest && sh latest

 

3. The cPanel installation has begun. It can take from 15 to 25 minutes.
How to install cPanel? - cpanel installation started on console

4. Once the installation is complete, the console will display a message like the cPanel Installation has been completed.
How to install cPanel? - cpanel installation completed

5. Open https://your-server-IP-here:2087 (WHM)
6. Enter the username root in the username field.
7. Enter your root password in the password field.
8. Click the Login button.
How to install cPanel? - cpanel whm login first time

 

cPanel/WHM Setup Wizard:

Step 1: Read and accept the agreement.
How to install cPanel? - cp whm agreement accept

 

Step 2: Setting up Nameserver & Email:
Email Address: Enter your email address. You will receive cPanel related alert on your email.
Nameservers: Enter your domain nameserver such as ns1.hostnali.co.ke and ns2.hostnali.co.ke (Replace hostnali.co.ke with your domain name).

How to install cPanel? - cp whm step2 networking


Finally, click the Finish button.

 

Congratulations, the cPanel Installation is complete, and now you will need to compile Easy Apache, change settings, install a firewall, etc.