cPanel Blogs

Partial dns resolver failure – A quick fix

I receive error emails every day about failed DNS resolvers. Is there anything wrong with my cPanel server DNS ? Could you please have a look?

That was a recent customer request we received in our help-desk for Server Management Services.

DNS errors can make websites down. When a DNS resolver fails, the DNS queries on the server stop working. Therefore, it’s really critical to have an immediate fix.

In this write-up, we’ll see the major causes for the Partial dns resolver failure error and how our Dedicated Engineers fix it.


cPanel backup plugin options for WebHosts

Servers can be unpredictable, so your websites!

A website can crash due to reasons like wrong file edits, permission problems, site upgrades, etc. In all these scenario, it’s the backup that comes handy.

In CPanel servers, users make use of cPanel backup plugin options like Cpremote, Jetbackup, R1soft, etc.

At Bobcares, we often get requests from customers to choose the best backup plugin as part of our Server Management Services.

Today, let’s discuss on the cPanel backup plugin options and see how we recommend backup solutions to our customers.


cPanel resource monitor : How it improves server stability

Shared hosting comes with the advantage of including multiple users on the same server. Again, it reduces the per user hosting cost too.

But, shared hosting often gets a bad rapport due to one user abusing the server resources. This can eventually cause service failures affecting all users. That’s where the cPanel resource monitor helps.

At Bobcares, we periodically get requests from shared server owners to setup resource monitoring as part of our Server Management Services.

Today, we’ll see the various ways to setup cPanel resource monitor and how Bobcares Engineers implement it.


[Solved] “My cpanel is not opening!”

I’m not sure why, but my cpanel is not opening at present.

If you could check at your end that would be great, thanks!

That was a recent support request we received at our Outsourced Technical Support services for Web Hosts.

Not able to access cPanel can be really frustrating for any website owner.

Today, we’ll see the top causes that would prevent cPanel opening in a browser and how we fix them.


DirectAdmin to cPanel migration : Best practices

WHM’s transfer tool is a great way to migrate accounts from DirectAdmin to cPanel.

Often, when the website content is very large, migration with this transfer tool can fail. Here, one possible workaround is to migrate account manually.

At Bobcares, we help server owners with manual account migration as part of our cPanel Hosting Support Services.

Today, we’ll see the actual steps involved in DirectAdmin to cPanel migration with minimal downtime.