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 .htaccess Redirections

.htaccess is a very versatile tool to create restrictions, permissions and general rules for your...

 403 Forbidden Error Troubleshooting

While 403 Forbidden errors are not uncommon and sometimes normal, it does happen that they show a...

 500 Internal Server Error Troubleshooting

It is quite certain that if you've been browsing for a bit, you would difinitely have bumped into...

 Archiving and extracting with Tar & Gzip

Tar is the best tool to pack an archive and Gzip is the most widely used archive type when using...

 Creating a phpinfo page

Sometimes, when developing, you need to know all the php variables of the environment and it is...

 Email services on Android phones

Getting your email to work on your Android phone is quite a simple thing to do, requiring just a...

 Email services on iPhones

If you want to connect your iPhone to your VPS, the iOS email client should be quite good and...

 Finding files via SSH

Finding files and content in the command line can be tricky sometimes, but with a bit know...

 How to change SSH port in Linux

By default your SSH port is 22 but you can change it to another port for added security. To...

 How to run a traceroute

When having connection issues, a tracert command would be very informative about the issue and...

 Managing Firewalld

Firewalld is an integral part of CentOS 7 and is a very versatile and usefull firewall solution...

 Remote MySQL connection

Sometimes, you would need to enable a user to connect to a MySQL database remotely and, though it...

 SSH connection to MySQL

Connecting to your MySQL server via SSH can be very useful for developers and system admins and...

 SpamExperts control panel

SpamExperts is an advanced third party email filter that immediately detects spam, virtuses,...

 Use PHP to connect to MySQL

Php offers multiples ways to connect to a local or remote MySQL database, each requiring a bit of...

 Using Putty to connect via SSH

Connecting to your Linux server via SSH is usually done via Putty at...

 Using grep to search inside files

One very important tool that Unix provides is the grep command, which processes files line by...

 Viewing your PHP settings

This article provides information on how to use the phpinfo() to find our details regarding your...

 What happens if I go over my bandwidth limit?

You will get a notification when you've reached 90% of your allocated bandwidth. If you reach the...

 How do I add more bandwidth?

There are two ways you can add more bandwidth.1.) You can upgrade your account to add more...

 How do I change my VPS root password?

Login to your SolusVM control panel at https://vpspanel.myhosting365.com and click on Manage. On...

 How do i set reverse DNS (PTR) on my ip address?

In order to set rDNS on your IP please open a ticket to our support department and we will apply...

 How can I tell which node/server my VPS is on?

Login to the SolusVM control panel (https://vpspanel.myhosting365.com) and click on the Manage...

 How do i check my hard disk usage?

Connect to your VPS via SSH and then run the following command:df -hThis will show you the usage...

 Do you create backups of the VPS?

We do a snapshot backup of every VPS to dedicated backup server. This snapshot backup is for...

 How can I get a copy of the daily snapshot backup?

We do a snapshot backup of every virtual server daily. If you need a copy of the snapshot backup...

 How does DDoS protection work?

We provide DDoS filtering up to 10 Gbps included with all of our VPS plans at all locations. If...

 How to run MTR to diagnose network issues

MTR is a network diagnostic tool that combines traceroute and ping utilities. It enables system...

 How to modify your hosts file

By modifying your hosts file on your local PC you can override the DNS for a domain. This is...