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 Can I have custom rDNS records?

We provide all our VPS customers with the ability to have custom rDNS records. To take advantage...

 Can I install OpenVPN on a VPS?

In short, yes you can. To install OpenVPN you will need to have TUN/TAP support enabled on your...

 Can I upgrade my plan at any time?

Yes, you can upgrade your plan at any time. Most upgrades are performed automatically if...

 Common SSH Commands - Linux Shell Commands

Navigating in Linux/Unix  pwd  Shows the full path of the current directory...

 Do you allow IRC?

IRC services or IRC related services are permitted only if they do not connect to EFnet and/or...

 Do you support TUN/TAP?

You can enable TUN/TAP support which is required for OpenVPN and others from within your VPS...

 How do I add a cronjob?

A cronjob is used to schedule automated tasks such as running a PHP script at a set time. These...

 How do I add users to my VPS?

We do not recommend using root access for everything which is why you should always create...

 How do I change the time?

To change the time on your CentOS VPS simply do the following as root:rm -f /etc/localtime ln...

 How do I check my disk space usage?

To check how much space you're using, type the command: # df -h To check how much space a...

 How do I repair all MySQL databases on my server?

If a lot of your databases are having problems you can repair them with the following commands...

 How do I secure /tmp and /var/tmp on a OpenVZ VPS?

On an OpenVZ VPS you will need to do the following to secure /tmp and /var/tmp. Secure /tmp...

 How do I setup DirectAdmin from your OS template?

We've made it faster and easier for our clients to install DirectAdmin, so please follow the...

 How do I use screen?

Screen is a very useful Linux application that allows you to keep your session alive, even if...

 SolusVM Mobile Applications

SolusVM (the software we use for our VPS control panel) allows you to manage your VPS from your...

 What is an unmanaged server?

An unmanaged server is where you are given full root access to the server. You are responsible...

 Which Operating Systems can I install?

We offer the following Linux Operating Systems / Distros on our VPS's. If you require a...