Defnition of VPS WHM Functions:
Basic cPanel & WHM Setup - Displays your basic server settings.
Change Root Password - Changes your root password.
Initial Quota Setup - Enables Quota management on machines that have a kernel that doesn't support quotas.
Server Time - Set the server timezone / sync the time.
Statistics Software Configuration - Enables you to customize the statistics settings.
Tweak Settings - Many tweaks to increase/decrease server responsiveness.
Update Preferences - Configure the way your server will be updates.
Configure Customer Contact - Configure the support options available to your cPanel users.
Support Center - cPanel Support.
Locate XML Downloads - Download a locale for editing.
View Available Locales - Shows a list of available locales.
Change Hostname - Allows you to change the hostname of your server.
Nameserver IPs - Shows you your Nameserver IPs.
Resolver Configuration - Guides you through configuring your resolvers.
Apache mod_userdir Tweak - Allows users to view their sites by entering a tilde (~).
Compiler Access - Allows you to deny access to the compiler for unprivileged users.
Configure Security Policies - Provides the configuration settings to cpanel, webmail, and WHM.
cPHulk Brute Force Protection - Allows you to change the brute force protection rules.
Fix Insecure Permissions (Scripts) - Easily allows you to fix CGI and SuExec permission issues.
Host Access Control - Allows you to define rules to allow or deny access to your server and services.
Manage root's SSH Keys - Allows you to generate a new SSH key or import one.
Manage Wheel Group Users - Sets system Power User Permissions/Group.
Password Strength Configuration - Allows you to modify the required password strength.
PHP open_basedir Tweak - Prevents from opening files outside their home directory (if enabled).
Quick Security Scan - Performs a quick security check.
Scan for Trojan Horses - Scans for trojan horses.
Security Questions - Allows you to set a security question for when you access the system from a unrecognized IP.
Shell Fork Bomb Protection - Prevents users with Terminal/SSH access from using up all the systems resources.
SMTP Tweak - Enables or disables the SMTP Tweak.
SSH Password Authorization Tweak - Allows you to enable/disable SSH password authentication.
Traceroute Enable/Disable - Enable/Disable statistics from the server to another host.
Change ownership of an Account - Allows you to change the ownership od a reseller account.
Change ownership of multiple accounts - Allows you to change the ownership of multiple reseller accounts.
Edit reseller priveleges & nameservers - Manage your resellers permissions.
Email all resellers - Send a email to all resellers.
Manage reseller's IP deglegation - Manage the IP Addresses your resellers can access.
Manage reseller's main/shared IP - Allows you to set your resellers main/shared IPs.
Reseller Center - Easy reseller account management.
Reset resellers - Forces resellers to use pre-made packages.
Show Reseller Accounts - List reseller accounts.
View usage/stats and manage (suspend, terminate, etc.) - Allows you to view statistics, suspend, terminate, etc.
Apache Configuration - multiple options for configuring Apache.
Bandmin Password - set admin user and password.
Configure PHP and SuExec - Allows you to configure Apache PHP Handler.
cPanel Log Rotation Configurations - Allows you to change the way cPanel rotates logs.
cPanel WebDisk Configuration - Allows you to configure the cipher list for Cpanels Web Disk.
cPanel Web Services - Allows you to configure the cipher list for Cpanels web services.
Exim Configuration - Allows you to change the Exim configuration
FTP Server Configuration - Allows you to configure the FTP Server Settings.
FTP Server Selection - Select which FTP Server you prefer.
Mailserver Configuration -Allows you to configure the Mailserver settings.
Mailserver Selection - Select the Mail Server you prefer.
Manage Service SSL Certificates - Manage and install SSL certificates.
Nameserver Selection - Select the Nameserver Program you prefer.
PHP Configuration Editor - Allows you to edit the PHP configuration.
Service Manager - Allows you to control what services are enabled.
Configuration File Rollback - Allows you to rollback changes to many services (if something breaks).
Configure Backup - Allows you to configure automated backups.
Restore Backups - Allows you to restore a backup.
Restore multiple Backups - Allows you to restore multiple backups.
Change System Mail Preferences - Enables system mail forwarding.
Contact Manager - Allows you to specify what types of alerts you receive.
Configure Cluster - This is for configuring a Cluster (set of servers).
Setup Remote Access Key - Helps setup a Remote Access Key.
Forceful Server Reboot - Force the server to reboot.
Graceful Server Reboot - Shutdown each serveice then reboots the server.
Server information - Displays the server information.
Service Status - Shows the status of services and the server.
List Accounts - (IMPORTANT) This lists all the accounts you have created.
List Parked Domains - Shows a list of Parked Domains.
List Subdomains - Shows a list of subdomains.
List Suspended Accounts - Shows a list of all accounts you have suspended.
Search Accounts - Provides you with the ability to search through your accounts by domain, username, reseller/owner, package, and IP address.
Show Accounts over Quota - Shows a list of Accounts that have exceeded their Quota.
View Bandwidth Usage - Shows you the total bandwidth usage.
Change Site's Ip Address - Allows you to change a sites Ip Address if you have any available.
Create a New Account - ( Important ) This allows you to create an account just enter the details and then click Create and you will have added a account.
Disable or Enable Demo mode - Allows you to Enable/Disable Demo Mode of cPanel/WHM.
Email all users - Sends an email to all your users.
Force Password Change - Allows you to force password changes.
Limit Bandwidth Usage - Allows you to limit a accounts bandwidth usage.
Manage Shell Access - Manage what users have Shell access
Modify an Account - Allows you to modify a account.
Modify Suspended Account Page - Allows you to create a custom suspended page.
Password Modification - Changes a accounts password.
Quota Modification - Allows you to modify a accounts disk quota.
Raw Apache Log Downlod - Download the raw Apache Log.
Raw FTP Log Download - Download the raw FTP logs.
Rearrange an Account - if your server allows you can modify a accounts mount point.
Reset Account Bandwidth Limit - Resets all account bandwidth limits.
Show Active and inactive Accounts - Lists all active and inactive accounts.
Skeleton Directory - Allows you to make a custom page setting it so that any new accounts will have a default look/page.
Suspend/Unsuspend an Account - Allos you to suspend/unsuspend an account
Terminate an Account - (Caution) Completely removes account including data!
Unsuspend bandwidth Exceeders - Unsuspends users who are over their bandwidth limit.
Upgrade/Downgrade an Account - Gives you the abbility to upgrade and downgrade an account.
Web Template Editor - Allows you to create placeholder web pages.
Change multiple Sites' IP Addresses - Allows you to change the IP addresses of multiple accounts at once.
Modify/Upgrade Multiple Accounts - Allows you to Upgrade/Downgrade multiple accounts at once.
Terminate Multiple Accounts - (Caution) Completely removes multiple accounts including data.
Install FrontPage Extentions - Assists you at installing FrontPage extentions to an account.
Install FrontPage Mail Extentions - Assists you at installing FrontPage Mail extentions to an account.
Uninstall FrontPage Extentions - Assists you at removing FrontPage extentions to an account.
Copy an account from another server - Allows you to copy an account from another cPanel server of the same version.
Copy an account from another server with account password - Allows you to copy an account from another cPanel server of the same version with the account password.
Copy multiple accounts/packages from another server - Allows you to copy multiple accounts from another server at the same time (Requires root access).
Review Copied Accounts - Allows you to review the copied accounts.
Change WHM Theme - Allows you to change the WHM theme.
Add a Package - Allows you to create custom packages for new accounts.
Delete a Package - Removes a package from being available durring new account creation.
Edit a Package - Modifies an existing packages resources.
Feature Manager - Allows you to disable/enable features inside of each users cPanel.
Add a DNS Zone - Allows you to add custom DNS Zones.
Add an A Entry for your Hostname - Adds an A entry for your hostmane.
Delete a DNS Zone - Allows you to remove DNS Zones.
Edit DNS Zone - Allows you to Edit DNS Zones.
Edit MX Entry - Allows you to edit MX Records (Mail)
Edit Zone Templates - Allows you to edit the default zones that are used when creating DNS entries.
Nameserver IPs - Shows you your name Servers IPs.
Park a Domain - Allows you to park current Domains.
Perform a DNS Cleanup - performs a DNS cleanup.
Reset a DNS Zone - (Caution) Allows you to Reset a DNS Zone.
Setup/Edit Domain Forwarding - Allows you to forward a Domain.
Syncronize DNS Records - Syncronizes the DNS entries across multiple servers.
Additional MySQL Access Hosts - Ability to use your Databases on other servers.
Change MySQL User Password - Ability Change Mysql Users password.
Database Map Tool - allows you to assign ownership of databases and database users.
Disable Database Prefix - Allows you to disable Database prefixes.
MySQL Root Password - Ability to change the MySQL root password.
phpMyAdmin - Allows you to make changes to a Dataase and/or import a sql file.
Repair a MySQL Database - Allows you to Repair a MySQL Database.
Setup remote MySQL server - Allows you to setup a remote Database server.
Show MySQL Processes - Shows you the running MySQL Processes.
Add a New IP Address - (not available on VPS).
Change Site's IP Address - Allows you to change a sites IP Address if you have any available.
Configure Remote Service IPs - Allows you to configure remote mail servers and remote name servers.
IP Migration Wizard - Tells you what needs to be done if you change your IP Addresses.
Rebuild IP Address Pool - Scans for new available IP addresses.
Show IP Address Usage - Shows what your current IP assignments.
Show or Delete Current IP Addresses - Shows you your current IP addresses.
Show/Edit Reserved IPs - Allows you to reserve one or more IP addresses.
Format/Mount a new hard Drive - Allows you to mount a new hard drive.
Optimize EIDE Hard Drives - (Not Needed) This allows you to optimize EIDE Drives.
Check/Repair a Perl Script - Allows you to check and repair Perl scripts.
EasyApache (Apache Update) - Allows you to rebuild Apache/PHP with many extentions.
Install a Perl Module - Allows you to install PERL Modules.
Install a RPM - Allows you to install a RPM package.
Module Installers - Allows you to install new modules.
MySQL Upgrade - Update MySQL to the latest version.
Rebuild RPM Database - Updates the list of available RPMs.
Update Server Software - Updates server to the latest versions available.
Update System Software - Updates all system software to the most current release.
Mail Directory Conversion System - Enables MailDir.
Mail Queue Manager - Allows you to clear the mail queue / deliver all items in mail queue.
Mail Troubleshooter - Will track dow problems with e-mail.
Repair Mailbox permissions - Corrects any problems with mailbox permissions.
View Mail Statistics - Displays the mail statistics.
View Relayers - Shows you the mail relays.
Background Process Killer - Allows you to kill all background processes.
Process Manager - Allows you to trrace and or kill any processes.
Show Current Disk Usage - Shows you the current disk usage.
Show Current Running Processes - Shows a list of all running processes.
Branding - Allows you to customize the look and feel of cPanel
Change Log - cPanel/WHM change log
Modify cPanel & WHM News - Shows news on your users cPanel and WHM pages.
Shopping Cart Reset - Resets the shopping cart of a account.
Syncronize FTP Passwords - This is used to repair any FTP password issues that exist.
Generate a SSL Certificate and Signing Request - A form that requests a SSL certificate be generated.
Install a SSL Certificate and Setup the Domain - Location to upload the crt file for your ssl certificate.
Manage SSL Hosts - Manages your SSL hosts.
Purchase & Install SSL Certificate - cPanels recommended SSL vendor.
DNS Server (BIND/NSD) - Restarts your DNS server.
E-Commerce Server (Interchange) - Restarts E-Commerce server.
FTP Server (ProFTPd/PureFTPd) - Restarts FTP server.
HTTP Server (Apache) - Restarts HTTP server.
IMAP Server (Courier/Dovecot) - Restarts IMAP server.
Mail Server (Exim) - Restarts Mail server.
Mailing List Manager (Mailman) - Restarts mailing list manager.
POP3 Server (cPPOP) - Restarts POP3 Server.
SQL Server (MySQL) - Restarts SQL Server.
SSH Server (OpernSSH) - Restarts SSH Server.
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