Example DNS Records

Example DNS Records

Example DNS Records Here is an example of most common DNS Records from a webserver with DirectAdmin as Control Panel. Type Name Value A domain.com.     85.224.131.13 A ftp     85.224.131.13 A mail     85.224.131.13 A ns1.serverdomain.com. … Continued
Databases

Databases

MySQL Management This document provides information about MySQL databases. Topics include creating databases, removing databases, adding users to a database, changing database passwords, and setting up your database with scripts. DirectAdmin makes database management easy for those people who don’t … Continued
Edit User Packages

Edit User Packages

User (Account) Packages From the main Reseller menu, Account Manager → select the “Manage User Packages” link. You will see a page that looks like this: You probably will notice that there are no packages created on your account. It … Continued
Message All Users

Message All Users

Message All Users From the main Reseller menu, Reseller Tools → select the “Message All Users” link. You will see a page that looks like this: The “To:” field will be preset to “All Users.” Select the message priority, message … Continued
DNS Settings

DNS Settings

DNS Settings From the main User menu, navigate to Account Manager → select the “DNS Management” link. You will see a page that looks like this: The DNS Management allows you to modify the DNS settings of any domain name … Continued
Backup/Restore

Backup/Restore

Backup This section covers choosing what to save, creating backups, storing backups, and restoring your website from a backup. We suggest that larger sites backup their data at least once weekly, while email & Databases should back up every day. … Continued
FTP Accounts

FTP Accounts

FTP Accounts This section covers creating FTP accounts, modifying/deleting FTP accounts, enabling anonymous access, and setting the welcome message for anonymous logins. Create FTP Accounts From the main User menu, navigate to Account Manager → select the “FTP Management” link. … Continued
Upgrade to CustomBuild 2.0

Upgrade to CustomBuild 2.0

Upgrade to CustomBuild 2.0 DirectAdmin comes with a handy, built-in tool called CustomBuild, which allows you to install, remove, and/or recompile programs from source. Recently, there has been a revision of CustomBuild (often abbreviated as CB) to version 2.0. In … Continued