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Adding IPv6 connectivity to your server

On the servers provided by us an IPv6 address is already preconfigured. However on some servers...

Advantages of ZFS

ZFS as a rather new filesystem offers various advantages in comparison to regular filesystems...

Analysing log files in Windows and Linux

Everyone knows the scenario, you want to analyze an issue of your server or local computer but...

Basic information about our Webspace

Today we would like to give you some basic usage hints about our webspace packages. First of all,...

Can i use TUN/TAP ?

Yes our VPS are KVM or Vmware based and you have your own kernel so using TUN/TAP is no problem.

Changing the Windows Administrator password – The easy way

Today we are going to show you how to change your Windows Administrator password the easy...

Changing the partition layout of your VPS after installation

Sometimes, it is necessary to change your partition layout in order to create new partitions or...

Command ‘curl’ not found on Ubuntu 20.04

The following error message may appear on your terminal hinting the unavailability of the curl...

Comparison of administration panels: cPanel vs. Plesk vs. Webmin

We are often asked which panel we would recommend. Since there is a variety of different panels...

Comparison of the different Linux distributions available from us

As a valued customer of Us you have access to a variety of different Linux distributions, for use...

Configuring additional IP addresses

Upon ordering a Dedicated Server or VPS you will receive one IPv4 address and one /64 IPv6...

Connecting via SSH - Linux and Windows

Connecting via SSH - Linux and Windows OS Hello! Here're going to show you How to connect your...

Creating static routes

All traffic in our network has to pass through our core-routers, additionally switch ports are...

Data loss and how to avoid it

A typical situation: You have been on vacation and have made a lot of great photos which you want...

Data transfer with WinSCP

WinSCP is a very useful tool for transferring data to a server. WinSCP is a graphical open source...

Debian & Ubuntu Upgrade

We always offer you the latest version of many popular Linux operating systems. This tutorial...

DomainKeys and DKIM in Plesk and cPanel

DomainKeys and DKIM can help you to increase the reputation of your e-mail server and preventing...

E-mail server in Windows Server, part 2: Security

This is a follow-up to the tutorial How to install an e-mail server in Windows, directed to those...

Edit Windows Updates in Windows 2008

The following tutorial will show you how you can check and administrate the Windows updates for...

Edit Windows Updates in Windows 2008

The following tutorial will show you how you can check and administrate the Windows updates for...

Edit Windows Updates in Windows 2012

The following tutorial will show you how you can check and administrate the Windows updates for...

Edit Windows Updates in Windows 2012

The following tutorial will show you how you can check and administrate the Windows updates for...

Enable SSH on Ubuntu 20.04

Install SSH server and client metapackage using the apt command: $ sudo apt install ssh...

Establishing a connection to your server via SSH

In this tutorial you will find a guide on how to establish a connection via SSH to your Linux...

Firewall – ufw status inactive on Ubuntu 20.04

How to activate an inactive UFW on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions  First, check your...

Full Monitoring

The optional upgrade Full Monitoring from Us are an extensive monitoring tool for your VPS and...

How To Upgrade Ubuntu To 21.10

First, make sure your current Ubuntu 21.04 Linux system is up to date. Execute the below...

How can I prevent my e-mails getting marked as spam?

You have your own e-mail server, but your e-mails are landing in the spam folder or do not even...

How do I connect to my Windows server via RDP?

This tutorial will show you how to connect to your Windows VPS or dedicated server at a Domain...

How long does it takes untill my dedicated server is delivered?

The delivery time depends on location and model. Servers in the USA are usually delivered within...

How to Blacklist an IP Address in ConfigServer Firewall (CSF)

  ConfigServer Firewall (CSF) allows you to manually whitelist and blacklist IP addresses in...

How to Install Node.js on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Install Node.js on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa step by step instructions Install stable Node.js...

How to Install Yarn on Ubuntu 20.04

Install Yarn on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions Yarn Installation using the Ubuntu...

How to Open/Allow incoming firewall port on Ubuntu 20.04

How to Open/Allow incoming firewall port on Ubuntu 20.04 examples Open incoming TCP port 53 to...

How to Whitelist an IP Address In ConfigServer Firewall (CSF)

  ConfigServer Firewall (CSF) allows you to manually whitelist and blacklist IP addresses in...

How to add static route with netplan on Ubuntu 20.04

How to add static route with netplan on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions First step is...

How to add user on Ubuntu 20.04

Regardless whether you use Gnome, KDE desktop or you are running Ubuntu server you can always...

How to change FQDN ( domain name ) on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux

First, check your current hostname: $ hostname server1 $ hostname --fqdn server1 At this...

How to check PHP version on Ubuntu

We’ll start off with the quickest method. Open a command line terminal and type the following...

How to check the health of your hard drive with smartmontools (in Linux)

A) Installation To install smartmontools please type the following: -Debian and Ubuntu-...

How to create sudo user on Ubuntu 20.04

How to create sudo user on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions Create a sudo user using...

How to delete UFW firewall rules on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux

List existing firewall rules In order to delete firewall rules from UFW, we first need to get a...

How to delete user on Ubuntu

To delete a user via the command line, open a terminal and execute the following command. Be sure...

How to install Apache on Ubuntu 20.04

Follow along with the steps below to install Apache on your system, and learn the basics of using...

How to install Curl on Ubuntu

The cURL Linux command can use various network protocols to download and upload data on a Linux...

How to install Redis on Ubuntu Linux

The first thing we need to do is install Redis by opening a command line terminal and typing the...

How to install an e-mail server in Windows Server

You want to send and receive e-mails with your Windows server and connect to it by using your...

How to manage your RAID controller in Linux

Please note: This tutorial focusses on Linux OS. Should you be a Windows user instead, please...

How to manage your RAID controller in Windows

Not long ago, we have shown you in a different tutorial how to manage your RAID controller in...

How to manage your websites in Plesk: The WordPress Toolkit

In Plesk Onyx, which we offer for our VPS and dedicated servers, you can comfortably manage your...

How to open ssh port 22 on Ubuntu 20.04

Open ssh port 22 on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions Check the status of your firewall....

How to perform a file system check?

The file system check is is a practical tool if an error occurs in your file system and your...

How to perform port scan on Ubuntu 20.04

How to perform port scan on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions Before you begin, make sure...

How to reset root MySQL/MariaDB password on Ubuntu 20.04

Start MySQL/MariaDB without grant tables option.This will allow us to login to MySQL/MariaDB as...

How to reset root/Administrator password in Linux/Windows

Before we are going to explain how you can reset the system password of one of your servers...

How to restart Apache on Ubuntu 20.04

How to restart Apache on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions There are two main ways on how...

How to set a root password on Ubuntu 20.04

To set a root password open up a terminal window and execute the following sudo command. First,...

How to setup a OpenVPN server on Ubuntu 20.04

Step 1 – Generation of the Certificate Authority (CA) The first step in our journey consists...

How to use VNC to connect to your VPS

This is a short instruction on how to login to your VPS via VNC: We recommend to use UltraVNC to...

How to use our Backup-Space

Ordering our FTP Backup-Space is always a good choice for saving important data on an external...

I lost my root password - what now?

Please notice that the root password cant be restored on our VPS and dedicated server. In case...

Install Python 2 on Ubuntu 20.04

Install Python 2 on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions  To install Python 2 version on...

Install Tor proxy on Ubuntu 20.04 Linux

Install Tor on Ubuntu 20.04 First, we need to install Tor on our system. Open a terminal and...

Installation of Softaculous in Plesk and cPanel

Softaculous offers a huge number of scripts which can be installed by the popular „Auto...

Installation of a graphical user interface for Linux

All Linux-Server operating systems are installed by default without a graphical user interface...

Installing Windows Hyper-V 2016 on a dedicated server

Welcome to our tutorial about installing Hyper-V on your Dedicated Server with Windows Server...

Integration of the WebDAV feature of Webspace packages

With WebDAV, cPanel supports a helpful function to provision your data over a web service. It...

LAMP made easy

We would like to make you aware of a novelty in our ASI. Some of you may have noticed already...

Let’s Encrypt!

In times when data security is an important topic, encryption is a vital part of it....

Linux (Debian/Ubuntu): Backup

In this post I want to show you how to create a basic full backup of your file system and how to...

List installed packages on Ubuntu 20.04

The first command line tool you can try to list all installed packages on your Ubuntu system is...

Long password

For security reasons we always recommend to set strong and long passwords.But we also advise to...

Manage Windows Updates in Windows 2016

In Windows Server 2016, the administration of the (automatic) Windows Updates has changed...

Migration using Plesk

The migration of a website is always a challenging task for the webmaster. Beside a loss of...

Mounting local HDDs via RDP

With RDP it is not only possible to connect to a Windows server. You can also mount local HDDs on...

Mounting of additional hard disks in Linux

In this tutorial, we are going to mount an additional hard disk in Linux. At first, we list all...

Mounting of additional hard drives in Windows

In this tutorial, we are going to mount an additional hard drive in Windows. As you may notice,...

Netplan static IP on Ubuntu configuration

1.To configure a static IP address on your Ubuntu server you need to find and modify a relevant...

No space left on your HDD/SSD? Find big files and remove them!

It does not matter if you do website hosting, provide a gameserver or use other services, if you...

Overview of available RAID levels

With this tutorial we will explain certain types of RAID levels to you.Some of you might have...

Ping command not found on Ubuntu 20.04

Depending on your Ubuntu 20.04 Server/Desktop installation your system might not come with the...

Plesk Onyx basics: The first steps

Plesk is a commercial web hosting platform developed by Parallels. It is available for Linux and...

Process Controlling With Supervisor

If you run your own virtual or dedicated server, chances are that you want to run a specific...

Remove disc from sources.list

Want to update Debian but just recive this error?: Media change: please insert the disc...

Remove, Purge, or Reinstall Apache Web Server

Remove will uninstall Apache from the system, but leave the configuration files behind. In...

Removing IP Addresses From ConfigServer Firewall (CSF)

  If users are having problems connecting to your website, the first thing you should check is...

Resize hdd under linux

You can easily resize your hdd via...

Rewrite rules with htaccess

One recurring question affects mostly our webspace packages, but should be interesting for many...

Root user on Ubuntu / Debian

On standard Ubuntu and Debian does not offer a root user via ssh (unless you activate him), you...

SRV Records – How do I use them correctly?

Definition of an SRV record With a Service Resource Record (short: SRV record) you can make...

SSL Warning on Your VPS or Dedicated Server and What Is a Self-signed Certificate?

You may have seen a warning similar to this one when trying to log in to cPanel or WHM on your...

Setting up your VPS KVM

Hi! We're going to show what to do when your VPS KVM is ready and how to set up everything 1-...

Snapshot feature for the new VPS SSD

As a feature, the new VPS SSD models from us provide a snapshot function. Using the menu item...

System Rescue CD: First Steps

Many of you have already heard about it or even used it once in a while, but most of you have...

Temporary failure resolving error on Ubuntu 20.04

How to fix Temporary failure resolving error on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions If you...

The SSL certificate

Some of you might wonder in which situations an SSL certificate should be used. This tutorial...

Ubuntu 20.04 NTP server

Install NTP server To begin, we need to install NTP server. You can do so by opening a terminal...

Ubuntu 20.04 SSH Server Install and Connect

Install the openssh-server in order to perform an installation of the SSH server on your Ubuntu...

Ubuntu 20.04 System Backup and Restore

Ubuntu 20.04 System Backup and Restore step by step instructions Using the following steps we...

Ubuntu 20.04 open HTTP port 80 and HTTPS port 443 with ufw

Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa open HTTP port 80 and HTTPS port 443 step by step instructions Check...

Upgrade Satellite feed: Setting it up on your Windows Dedicated Server

We recently introduced the Satellite feed upgrade which allows you to receive transponder signals...

Upgrading Plesk from 12.5 to Onyx

With this short tutorial we will show you how to upgrade your Plesk 12.5 version to Plesk Onyx....

Using your nameservers in cPanel and Plesk

To use your domain in the Internet, you need to configure nameservers. The nameservers are needed...

VPS General Information

  A Virtual Private Server (VPS), is a dedicated section of a server. You can start, stop,...

VPS Management

  Our Packages are “unmanaged,” but our administrators will assist whenever possible by handling...

Webspace: Creating a Blog in Minutes

This tutorial will show you how to create a blog and publish it world wide in just a couple of...

What is CSF (ConfigServer Security and Firewall)?

  ConfigServer Firewall, also known as CSF, is a firewall configuration script created to...

What to do if your server is not reachable anymore

If your server should run but is not reachable, the reason might be a routing problem between...

Which system can be installed on my VPS?

Our VPS nodes are KVM and Vmware based and support a realy wide range of OS.For example:Windows...

cPanel/WHM: Best practices

Our Dedicated Servers and VPS's with cPanel are very popular among our customers. The easy to use...

sudo: apt-add-repository: command not found?

  If you’re receiving this error, it means that your system is missing the package that allows...