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Friday, 15 September 2006

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Will you place ads on my site?
A. EZHOSTWEB will NOT place ads on your site.


Q. What forms of payment do you accept?
A. We accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover, Paypal, checks, money orders, cash, and bank transfers.


Q. Are your server's Unix, or NT?
A. Our servers are Linux Red Hat 7.3. and Red Hat 9.0


Q. Is tax included with my monthly or yearly plan?
A. Yes, tax is included within the price.

Q. Can I pay monthly?
A. Yes, you may pay monthly.


Q. Can I host friends?
A. Yes, you may host your friends.


Q. How long does it take to setup my account?
A. Your account will be setup automatically within 15 minutes of ordering, when paying with a credit card. If you choose to pay using another method such as Paypal please allow up to ten hours.


Q. Are there any hidden costs, or setup fees?
A. No.


Q. How much is extra bandwidth and space?
A. If you need more bandwidth or disk space e-mail us to upgrade you to a higher plan. If you need more bandwidth or space than our highest plan offers you can purchase bandwidth for $4.00 a gig and space for $15 a gig.


Q. Do you offer telnet or shell access?
A. No due to security reason's we do not offer telnet or shell access.You are still able to unzip files on the server using our file manager as well as the ability to setup cron jobs.


Q. Can I password protect directories?
A. Yes you can password protect directory's within CPanel.


DNS


Q. How long does it take to get my domain working?
A. It usually takes 24-48 hours for a domain to fully propagate.


Q. Can I view my site even though my domain's name servers haven't propagated yet?
A. Yes http://youriphere/~yourusernamehere/


Q. What do I set my domains name server's to?
A. Please read your welcome e-mail if you have lost your welcome email you can email support for your server's dns.


Control panel


Q. Do you have a manual for our control panel?
A. Go to http://www.cpanel.net/support/docs/index.htm


Q. Where do I go to login to my control panel?
A. You go to http://www.yourdomain.com/cpanel


Q. How do I make sub-domains?
A. To make a sub-domain login to your control panel and click "domain management" inside of domain management you will see a place to manage and add sub-domains.


FTP

Q. It's not letting me upload my files what's wrong?
A. Make sure you are uploading to the right web directory which is the public_html folder.


Q. Why doesn't my ftp password change when I change my Cpanel password?
A. Please allow 24 hours for your FTP password to sync with your Cpanel password.


Paths

Q. What is the path to my users files?
A. The path is /home/username/public_html


Q. What is the local path to perl?
A. The path to perl is /usr/bin/perl


Q. What is the path to curl?
A. The path to curl is /usr/bin/curl


Q. What is the path to ImageMagick?
A. The path to ImageMagick is /usr/bin/


Q. What is the path to convert for ImageMagick?
A. Try the following paths till one works: /usr/bin/ >>> /usr/local/bin/convert >>> /usr/bin/X11/ >>


Q. What is the path to sendmail?
A. The path to sendmail is /usr/sbin/sendmail


E-mail


Q. How do I create email accounts?
A. To create an email account login to your control panel and click add/remove email account's.


Q. What do I put for both incoming and outgoing mail server?
A. For both incoming and outgoing mail server put mail.yourdomain.com


Q. Where do I go to check my emails using my browser?
A. yourdomain.com/webmail/


Q. How can I setup webmail to go directly to horde, neomail or squirrel mail?

A. Login to the one you prefer to use after doing so copy the entire url from your address bar.You will not login to your cpanel and create a subdomain to go to the address you just copied.


Q. None of my cgi scripts are working on the server. How do I get them to work?

A. First make sure that they are chmoded to 755 if that dosen't work trouble shoot it.


Q. How do I create databases and manage them?
A. Login to your cpanel and click MySQL Databases. After your database is created you can manage it from phpmyadmin. This can be found at the very bottom of the MySQL page.

Software Versions

Q. What version of php are you using?
A. We are using version 4.3.3 and 4.3.4.


Q. What version of perl are you using?
A. We are using version 5.6.1.


Q. What version of MySQL are you using?
A. We are using version 4.0.15


Q. What version of tomcat are you using?
A. We are using version 4.1.12


Q. What version of cpanel are you using?
A. Our servers automatically stay up to date with the most recent stable Cpanel version.


Billing


Q. How can I update my billing info?
A. Please send an email to


Q. I need my payment invoices how do I get them?
A. Please send an email to


Q. How do I upgrade my account to a better plan?
A. Please send an email to

Q. How do I get the 30 day money back?
A. Simply email us your username, password, and why you wish to cancel within thirty days, and we process your refund in less then 24 hours.


Q. How do I make a payment?
A. All online payments are recurring. Your payment will automatically be deducted.


Q. How do I stop billing?
A. email to



 

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Last Updated ( Sunday, 17 September 2006 )