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WordPress Toolkit Deluxe Now Free With HostXNow cPanel/WHM Servers

WordPress Toolkit For cPanel Delivers Even More Greatness! Imagine being able to stage, clone, sync, update, copy, migrate, and more–each with a single click; Micro-management of your WordPress installs are a thing of the past. WordPress Toolkit Deluxe is now available on all HostXNow servers with cPanel/WHM, including our Web Hosting, Reseller Hosting, VPS Hosting …

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WHMCS Price Increase

WHMCS Price Increase

WHMCS Price Increase So it is well known that WHMCS is the #1 most popular billing software for web hosting providers due to the excellent features the software includes to ensure fast delivery and ease of use managing web hosting services.  Their prices are also affordable! If you are happy to go with a self-hosted …

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About HostXNow HostXNow is a UK web hosting provider offering shared hosting and managed servers with 24×7 live chat support and providing reliable and affordable cPanel Web Hosting services to individuals and businesses of all sizes globally since 2009. Hosting services are currently available in the United Kingdom and the United States, offering packages to …

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How to migrate WordPress site

How to migrate WordPress site using the All In One Migration plugin Learn how to migrate WordPress site using the All In One Migration plugin. You can easily migrate your WordPress website from your existing web hosting provider to a new web hosting provider without experiencing any downtime or data loss using the All-in-One WP …

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How to manage cPanel

How to create an autoresponder for a specific time period in cPanel This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel, and are starting on the home screen. Click the Autoresponders icon. Now let’s learn how to set a specific time period for an autoresponder to function. You can set a time period by editing an existing …

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How to manage WordPress Plugins

How to install and set up Duplicate Post in WordPress This tutorial assumes that you are already logged in to the WordPress admin panel as the admin user. Now Let’s learn How to install and set up Duplicate Post plugin in WordPress. Duplicate Post plugin allows users to clone posts of any type, or copy …

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How to manage WordPress Basics

How to install WordPress This tutorial will show you how to install WordPress. For this tutorial, you will need to go to wordpress.org Click the Download WordPress button. Then click to download the latest version of WordPress. Save the file, then go to where it was downloaded. Extract the ZIP folder, and open it. Navigate …

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How to manage Windows Live Mail

Configuring a POP email account in Windows Live Mail This tutorial assumes you’ve already launched Windows Live Mail. To configure a POP email account, first click the Accounts tab. Then click The Email icon. Enter the email address you want to configure, and its password. Enter a display name for your sent messages. Then click here to manually configure …

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How to manage Windows 10 Mail

Configuring your email signature in Windows 10 Mail This video assumes you already have an existing email account, and it’s configured in Windows Mail. Now let’s learn how to setup an email signature. Click the Settings icon. Then click Signature. It is from here that you can setup your email signatures. Select the account for which you want …

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How to manage WHM Reseller

Using the Mail Troubleshooter in WHM This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to WebHost Manager. Let’s learn how to use the mail troubleshooter feature in WHM. Click the Email link. Then click the mail troubleshooter link. This is where you can test any email address by tracing it’s route from this server. Let’s trace …

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How to manage Updating DNS

Update 1and1 Nameservers This demo assumes you have a domain name registered through 1and1.com, and starts from their home page. Now let’s learn how to update our domain name’s Nameserver settings Click Login to sign in to your account. Enter your domain name and password, then click Login. Then click the Manage Domain button. Click the Edit DNS Settings link. Under Name …

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How to manage Thunderbird Email

Configuring an IMAP email account with SSL in Thunderbird This demo assumes you’ve already opened ThunderBird. Let’s learn how to setup an IMAP email account with SSL in ThunderBird. Click on the file menu to continue. Click on New. Click on Existing Mail Account. Type your name. Type your email address. Select this option if …

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How to manage SquirrelMail

How to modify the index order in SquirrelMail This tutorial assumes you’ve already logged in to SquirrelMail webmail Click the Options link Now let’s learn how to modify the index order Click the Index Order link This is the Index Order page. These are the settings for which the columns on the message index are displayed Let’s modify the …

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How to manage SmarterMail

How to setup spam filtering in SmarterMail This tutorial assumes that you have already logged into your SmarterMail account Click the down arrow button to scroll down in the left navigation toolbar if the Settings icon is not visible Click on the + sign to open the Filtering options Select the Spam Filtering option Select …

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How to manage RoundCube Email

How to mark messages in RoundCube This tutorial assumes that you’ve already logged in to RoundCube webmail. Now let’s learn how to mark messages as read or unread. Both messages in the Inbox folder are currently marked as Read… you can tell this because the text is regular instead of bold. Let’s highlight one of the …

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How to manage PuTTY

How to start PuTTY in a maximized window This tutorial assumes you have located PuTTY, and starts from your desktop Now let’s learn how to start Putty maximized so the command line window is as large as possibe Right click the PuTTY icon Then click Properties Once the Properties window is open, be sure the Shortcut tab …

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How to manage phpMyAdmin

Copying a database table with phpMyAdmin This video assumes you’ve already logged in to phpMyAdmin. Now let’s learn how to copy a database table. First, select the database where the table exists… … then click the table you want to copy. Click the Operations tab. When copying a table, you can choose to copy the table structure …

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How to manage Pegasus Mail

Configuring a POP email account with SSL in Pegasus Mail This tutorial assumes you’ve already launched Pegasus Mail. To configure a POP email account with SSL, first click the Tools tab. Then click Internet Options. The easiest way to setup your email account is to start the Setup Wizard… click here. Then click Next. Enter your email address you …

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How to manage Outlook 2016 Email

Configuring your email signature in Outlook 2016 This video assumes you already have an existing email account, and it’s configured in Outlook. Now let’s learn how to setup an email signature. Click the File tab. Then click Options. In the Outlook Options left menu, click Mail. Then click the Signatures button. It is from here that you can setup your email …

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How to manage Opera Mail

Configuring an IMAP email account with SSL in Opera Mail This demo assumes you’ve already opened Opera. Click on the Opera icon to access your Mail Accounts. Click Mail and Chat Accounts. You will get a popup asking you to create an account. Click Yes! You will get a new popup asking for the account …

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How to manage iPhone Email

How to setup a Yahoo email account on your iPhone This tutorial will show you how to setup a Yahoo! email account on your iPhone. First, locate and press the Settings icon. It may be on a different screen or in a different location than shown here. Scroll down… Then select Mail, Contacts, Calendars. Select Add Account. Then choose Yahoo! …

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How to manage iPad Email

How to setup a gmail account on your iPad This tutorial will show you how to setup a Gmail account on your iPad. First, locate and press the Settings icon. It may be on a different screen or in a different location than shown here. Then select Mail, Contacts, Calendars. Select Add Account. Then choose Gmail Enter the Name, Email …

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How to manage IncrediMail

Configuring a POP email account with SSL in IncrediMail This tutorial assumes you’ve already launched IncrediMail. To configure a POP email account with SSL, first click the Tools tab. Then click Email Accounts. Click the Add button. Check here to configure settings yourself, then click Next. Choose Other as the email account type you wish to setup. Enter the email address you want …

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How to manage Horde Email

How to edit your personal information in Horde This tutorial assumes that you’ve already logged in to Horde webmail. Now let’s learn how to edit our personal information. Select the wheel icon, then Preferences. Click the Global Preferences option. Click the Personal Information Link. Enter the identity name. Then enter your full name. Click Save when finished. That’s it! Your personal information …

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