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Note: Cloud Hosting is no longer available to purchase as of 6th August 2018


Some of our website hosting plans include an automated package installer that allows users to install popular third party website applications such as WordPress, Joomla and Drupal with a few simple clicks. Before installing these applications, please be aware that they are not developed by us so our support for them is limited.

Please follow the instructions below to install your chosen application using our application installers.

Application installer on Cloud Hosting

Please follow the instructions below to locate and use the automated application installer on Cloud Hosting.

Log in the Console
If you’re not sure how to do that, click here
Manage the domain you want to make changes to
Click Cloud Hosting
Click Applications under Cloud Hosting on the left sideapplications
Locate the package you want to install from the list provided
Leave the Install Location blank
if you want to install the application in the root directory
eg. http://www.your-domain.tld/
Click Install
package
Using Wordpress as an example,
Follow the installation prompts.
Take note of the username and passwords
as you will need these to access the application for the first time.
installation
It can take 2-5 minutes for your application to be installed.installing
The Status should say INSTALLED when completed.
Should you wish to Uninstall the application,
select the Uninstall option
and click Uninstall selected application .
installed


Application installer on cPanel Hosting

Please follow the instructions below to locate and use the automated application installer on cPanel Hosting.

  1. Login to the Console
  2. Manage the domain you want to make changes to
  3. Click cPanel
  4. Click MySQL Database
  5. Create a Database
  6. Create a MySQL User
  7. Add the User To the Database
  8. Assign all privileges to the user
    Keep note of your database name, username and password
  9. Go back to the main cPanel Home page
  10. Click Installatron
  11. Select the package of choice
  12. Click [Install]
  13. Enter in a username/password
  14. Select the location/directory where you want to install the application
  15. Select the version of the software you want to install
  16. Enter in your database details (that you took note from step 9)
  17. Complete install
  18. Take note of the application username and passwords you choose as you will need these when logging into your application for the first time
It may take 2-5 minutes for your application to be installed.
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