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How to import a website from an existing host

If you already have a website hosted that you want to move to your cloud web hosting account, you...

Should I put my website on a Windows server or Linux server?

The general rule of thumb when deploying your website is to use the server type that is native to...

Adding or Removing a Domain Alias / Pointer

In order to add an alias (sometimes called a pointer) to a domain, select "Websites" from the...

Enable HTTP authentication (password protection)

In order to password protect a directory in the Cloud Control panel,  select "Websites" from the...

HTTP to HTTPS Redirect using .htaccess or web.config

To redirect your website from HTTP to HTTPS automatically, you need to place the following code...

How can I create a backup of my website?

You can create a backup for a website from within your Cloud Control panel Select Websites...

How can I start/stop/reset my website?

If you need to stop a website (i.e. make it unavailable to the internet), you can do so via your...

How do I add a MySQL or MS SQL database?

From your control panel, click on the Databases option on the left side of the screen Click...

How do I create a TXT record?

In order to add a TXT Record for a domain please use the following steps : Login to your cloud...

How do I create an A record?

In order to add an A Record for a domain please use the following steps : Login to your cloud...

How do I install an SSL Certificate for cloud web hosting?

Login to your Sectorlink control panel.  Go to "Websites" and click the domain where you want...

How do I migrate WordPress from another host?

We have made moving your WordPress site over to Sectorlink from another hosting service pretty...

How do I update my password?

You can update the password within your Cloud Control panel by selecting the user icon in the...

How do I view website coding errors?

A website's log files can be accessed via FTP and are located in /log/ For error message details...

How is install an app with the Application Installer?

To use the Application Installer, you first need to make sure that the Website has been created...

How to Manage DNS

You can manage DNS via the "DNS Zones" option on the Left navigation bar of the Dashboard....

How to add a shared calendar in webmail

Create the calendar share Select an existing email user who's calendar will be shared among...

How to create a CNAME record?

In order to add an CNAME Record for a domain please use the following steps : Login to your...

How to enable PHP for your website

In order to enable PHP for your website please follow the following steps : Log in to your...

How to enable asp.net scripting

In order to enable ASP.NET for your website please follow the following steps : Log in to your...

How to turn on/off spam protection for an e-mail account

Spam protection is enabled by default when you create an e-mail account.  If you need to disable...

Mail server settings for email clients

To view your Mail server settings select E-Mail in the left navigation bar. Click on Domain or...

Managing User E-mail Aliases

E-Mail aliases are essentially forwarders from one mailbox name to another. You can manage...

Managing Website Scripting

From your account control panel select "Websites". then the website in question. then...

Managing email domains

First, select E-Mail from the Left navigation pane of the Dashboard Adding a mail domain and...

Previewing your site

Before you switch your DNS to the cloud hosting, you can preview your domain. In the domain...

Redirecting a Website

In order to configure a website redirect in the Cloud Control panel,  select "Websites" from the...

What folder do I put my web content in?

For domains hosted on Linux (Apache) servers, your web content would need to be uploaded to:...