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How to create a subdomain in DirectAdmin?

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DirectAdmin is a fully-featured control panel through which you can easily create/deploy web projects. Often for staging, testing purposes, you require to create a subdomain and if you have DirectAdmin hosting with KnownHost, then creating a subdomain is the work of just a few clicks. Let’s learn how to create a subdomain in DirectAdmin with […]

Through DirectAdmin, you can create a custom email address with hosted domain names (Example: harry@kh-demo.com). At KnownHost, we offer DirectAdmin and cPanel hosting supported with Email Accounts. So, you can create as many email accounts as you want to make through the control panel. How to Create an Email Account in DirectAdmin? 1. First, to […]

Domain Pointer is nothing but an alias and domain parking in DirectAdmin, through which you can set up the same document root for two domains or more domain names. Let us see an example of domain alias; suppose we are setup domain alias test.kh-demo.com for kh-demo.com primary domain. So, whenever someone browses test.kh-demo.com through the […]

How to generate CSR for SSL in DirectAdmin?

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Generating CSR is the initial stage before purchasing the SSL from KnownHost or any other vendor. Certificate Singing Request contains Name, Organization details and must be submitted while issuing the SSL certificate. Let us learn about how to generate CSR for SSL in DirectAdmin step-by-step. 1. First, to login into DirectAdmin control panel visit,  https://your-domain.com:2222 or https://IP-address:2222 or https://server-hostname:2222. […]

Hosting websites and application is nothing but sharing information through files and data transmission. File Transfer Protocol, i.e. FTP, is one of the best ways to access and transfer/download the data conveniently. Create an FTP account and get started with transferring data. 1. First, to login into DirectAdmin control panel visit,  https://your-domain.com:2222 or https://IP-address:2222 or https://server-hostname:2222. 2. Navigate to Account […]

DNS service is the critical element for the Internet, and it is responsible for propagating DNS records for communication between domain services and servers to get work done. We have many free DNS hosting available in the market where you only manage the DNS settings but the DirectAdmin control panel. You get many features, including […]

How to add addon domain in DirectAdmin?

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Hosting multiples domains within one control panel cuts the cost of purchasing multiple hosting subscriptions. DirectAdmin also provides a Domain Setup option through which you can host multiples domains within one control panel. 1. First, to login into DirectAdmin control panel visit,  https://your-domain.com:2222 or https://IP-address:2222 or https://server-hostname:2222. 2. Navigate to Account Manager → Domain Setup. 3. Next, click on […]

DirectAdmin offers an option called Suspend and Unsuspend domains. In general terms, through this option, you can make the domain active or deactivate without removing it from the DirectAdmin control panel. 1. First, to login into DirectAdmin control panel visit,  https://your-domain.com:2222 or https://IP-address:2222 or https://server-hostname:2222. 2. Navigate to Account Manager → Domain Setup. 3. To suspend as well as […]