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How To: Create a MySQL Database and User in cPanel

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Installation instructions for Content Management Systems (CMS) often require you to create a MySQL database for the application. But just how is that done on a cPanel server? In cPanel, scroll down to the MySQL section and click “MySQL Databases”: The first section, “Create New Database”, is where we will......
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WordPress Tutorial 3: How to Install a New Plugin, Theme, or Widget

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This is part 3 in an ongoing series on WordPress. Please see Part 1: WordPress Tutorial 1: Installation Setup and Part 2: WordPress Tutorial 2: Terminology and Part 4: WordPress Tutorial 4: Recommended WordPress Plugins. Please note that this guide is primarily intended for customers utilizing a Linux server running cPanel. If......
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Digging Into Exim Mail Logs With Exigrep

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Perhaps a particular domain on your cPanel server has stopped receiving e-mail. Or, an address on your domain is able to receive e-mail, except from your supplier. Maybe you can receive e-mail just fine, but are receiving error message bounce-backs from Yahoo. How are you going to get the fine-grained......
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dos2unix – Removing Hidden Windows Characters from Files

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While editing files on a machine running some form of Windows and uploading them to a Linux server is convenient, it can cause unforeseen complications. Windows-based text editors put special characters at the end of lines to denote a line return or newline. Normally harmless, some applications on a Linux......