Cpanel - Package Manager

Add Packages:

Overview:

Packages allow you to create accounts with a preset amount of disk space, bandwidth, email accounts, etc, and are very useful for your business. With packages, you can cut precious minutes off the time it takes to create a new account.

Steps:

  1. To access the Packages Menu, click on Packages, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager interface.
  2. Click on Add Packages.
  3. Enter the name of the package and the maximum disk space the account can occupy in the Package Name and Quota fields.
  4. Indicate whether SSL access is allowed in the Shell Access tick box.
  5. Enter the maximum number of items allowed in the Max FTP Accounts, Max Email Accounts, Max Email Lists, Max SQL Databases, Max Sub Domains, Max Park Domains, and Max Addon Domains fields.
  6. Indicate whether this account is an IP address or not in the IP tick box. If ticked, all accounts created with this package cannot use a domain name.
  7. Indicate whether CGI access and FrontPage Extensions are allowed in the CGI Access and FrontPage Extensions tick boxes.
  8. Enter the maximum bandwidth in megabytes allowed by the account in the Bandwidth Limit field.
  9. Click on the default cPanel theme for the account in the cPanel Theme field.
  10. Click on the default feature list for the account in the Feature List field.
  11. Click on Create.

Troubleshooting
If you do not wish to put a specific limit on a feature, type unlimited in the field next to that feature.

Delete Packages:

Overview:

If you no longer wish to offer a certain account package, you can delete it from your package list. This will not affect customers who are currently using this package.

Steps:

  1. To access the Packages Menu, click on Packages, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager interface.
  2. Click on Delete Packages.
  3. Click on the package name you wish to delete, and then click on Kill.

Troubleshooting
Deleting a package will not delete or modify accounts currently using that package.

Edit Packages:

Overview:

You can alter all aspects of a package whenever you need to change the package. These changes will not affect accounts that were created with the changed package, however it will affect new accounts using this package.

Steps:

  1. To access the Packages Menu, click on Packages, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager interface.
  2. Click on Edit Packages.
  3. Click on the required package and click on Edit.
  4. Alter the fields as required. Refer to Packages for a description of each field.
  5. Click on Edit when you have finished editing the package.