Search for the problem using our knowledgebase full of useful tutorials and answers to your questions.


This comprehensive help site is helping you get the most out of DirectAdmin. For Users, Resellers and Admins!


Please check the forum if you can´t find an anwser to your question. Feel also free to register and join our Community.


What is DirectAdmin

DirectAdmin is a web panel for simple administration of both virtual and dedicated servers. DirectAdmin Evolution is faster, safe and more powerful than any other Control Panel. DirectAdmin is often called DA for short.

System requirements
DirectAdmin is compatible with several versions of CloudLinux, Red Hat, Fedora Core, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS, FreeBSD, Ubuntu and Debian.

DirectAdmin runs on any system with at least the following specifications:
Processor: 500 MHz
Memory: 1 GB (2 GB is preferred), with at least 2 GB of swap memory
HDD/SSD Space: minimal 2 GB free space (after the Linux install)

Are you related to DirectAdmin

No, we just are, probably like you, users of the DirectAdmin Web Hosting Control Panel. We love it and from experience we can say that DirectAdmin is faster, safer and more powerful than any other Control Panel.

How to contact you

Just visit our Contact Page and send your message.

What is the goal of this website

We try to collect, write & build a large database of articles, tutorials and howto´s, which are related to the (use of) the DirectAdmin Control Panel.

Can I contribute to this website

Yes, please. You can send us your article, how-to or tutorial and if it is added, we will mention a link to your website at the bottom of the post as a Source. Contact us today and expose your Knowledge and Service!