Becoming Familiar and Navigating around in Direct Admin

Becoming familiar and Navigating around in Direct Admin This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s familiarize ourselves with Direct Admin Across the top of the main Direct Admin screen, there are icons available for easy access to the most popular tools The Webmail icon will take you directly to your […]

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How to create a Domain Pointer in Direct Admin

How to create a Domain Pointer in Direct Admin This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s learn how to setup domain pointers Scroll down… Click the Domain Pointers link This is the main Domain Pointers screen A domain pointer allows you to point another domain name to your main account […]

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How to create a POP email account in Direct Admin

How to create a POP email account in Direct Admin This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s create a new POP email account Scroll down… Click the E-Mail Accounts link There is already a POP email account listed… it is the main POP account that every hosting account comes with […]

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How to password protect a directory in Direct Admin

How to password protect a directory in Direct Admin Click Password Protected Directories This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s learn how to password protect a directory in our hosting account There are currently no directories in this account, that are password protected Let’s locate a directory to protect…. click […]

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How to change your password in Direct Admin

How to change your password in Direct Admin Click the Change Password link This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s learn how to change our Direct Admin password In order to change your Direct Admin password, you first must enter your existing password here This is the Change Password main […]

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How to create spam filters in Direct Admin

How to create spam filters in Direct Admin This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s learn how to create Spam Filters in Direct Admin Scroll down… Click the SPAM Filters link Let’s go ahead and block email from a specific address This is the main E-mail Filter (or spam filter) […]

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How to install an SSL certificate in Direct Admin

How to install an SSL certificate in Direct Admin This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s learn how to install an SSL certificate in Direct Admin Scroll down… Click the SSL Certificates link Scroll down… Keep in mind that you can only install an SSL certificate into an account that […]

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How to backup your website in Direct Admin

How to backup your website in Direct Admin Click the Create/Restore Backups link This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s learn how to backup our website/files, and restore them Scroll down… This is the main backup screen, where you can select specific portions of your account to backup….. Leave everything […]

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How to create a subdomain in Direct Admin

How to create a subdomain in Direct Admin This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s learn how to create a subdomain Click the Subdomain Management link here Enter the prefix of the new subdomain here The is the subdomain page where you can setup and remove subdomains for your hosting […]

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How to create a catch-all email account in Direct Admin

How to create a catch-all email account in Direct Admin This demo assumes you’ve already logged in to Direct Admin Now let’s learn how to create a catch-all email account Scroll down… Click the Catch-All E-Mail link Let’s go ahead and set a catch-all email address You have three (3) choices in how to deal […]

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