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How to Change Softaculous’ Settings and Email Settings?

Softaculous is the leading one-click app installer in the web hosting industry, and it is widely offered by shared/reseller hosting providers. KnownHost also offers a softaculous app installer for free with shared hosting, reseller hosting, and managed services. We will be covering some of the most common settings of a softaculous app installer.

Configure Common Settings of Softaculous

Login to cPanel β†’ Navigate to Softaculous App Installer.

open softaculous cpanel

Next, navigate to “πŸ”§” Edit Settings.

navigate to softaculous edit settings

Here you have many configurable options to change the language of softaculous interface β†’ Select the language from Choose Language dropdown and click on Edit Settings.

how to change language in softaculous

Select the preferred zone from the Timezone dropdown and click on Edit Settings to change the time zone.

how to change timezone in softaculous

Softaculous gives you settings to personalize the interface’s color combination. To change the color combination of the softaculous UI β†’ Enable the Customize Theme β†’ Select the Choice of Colors β†’ Click on Edit Settings.

customize theme colors

Moreover, you can enable the Sort domains alphabetically, Disable Backups before Auto Upgrade options.

optional settings in softaculous

Backup is more important for the crucial data. You can configure/edit local and remote backup destinations using the same interface.

backup configuration in softaculous

Change Softaculous Email Settings

Login to cPanel β†’ Navigate to Softaculous App Installer.

open softaculous cpanel

Navigate to Email Settings.

navigate to softaculous email setting

Here, you have the option to change the email address. Enter the new Email Address β†’ Click on Edit Settings.

how to change email settings in softaculous copy

You can also enable/disable the specific notification using checkbox β†’ To save the changes, click on Edit Settings.

enable disable email notification softaculous app installer


Now that we’ve gone through how to change softaculous’ settings and email settings with a step-by-step procedure. We have covered this article with the Glass cPanel theme, you can use any of the themes of the cPanel control panel, but the steps remain the same.

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