Control Panel Documentation User Guide for the No Menu Skin

 

Virtual Private Servers
(Experimental)

 

Starting with version 2.3 Final and higher, H-Sphere offers Virtual Private Servers. It gives users series of advantages and priviledges. VPS user control panel differs from simple control panels. User can handle his own virtual server manually while user control panel allows to change some basic account and server settings. You can do the following in your user control panel:

IMPORTANT: This is an experimental feature. Managing VPS may cause some inconveniences.

 

Checking Virtual Server Status

Such as installing Virtual Server takes a while, VPS will not be activated right away after signup. Until it gets activated, you can view only billing info and trouble ticket system in your user control panel. To make sure that VPS is actvated and can be administered, you can check the VPS status:

  1. On the user control panel home page, click the Virtual Private Server icon.
  2. If you need to restart VPS, click the Stop it link. To activate it later, click the Start It link.

 

Add Custom DNS Records

To configure DNS zones and add custom DNS records:

  1. On the control panel home page, click the VPS DNS Zone icon.
  2. To add a custom DNS record, click the link in the necessary DNS record section.

 

Change Root password

You can log into your virtual server with a root password. In case you want to change it, do the following:

  1. On the control panel home page, click the Change root password icon.
  2. Enter a new password and confirm it again.
  3. Click the Change Edit button.

 

Add VPS IP.

You can add more IPs to your virtual server:

  1. On the control panel home page, click the VPS IPs icon.
  2. To delete existing IP, click the Trash icon next to it.

 

Change Server Limits.

You can enlarge or decrease server limits in the user control panel:

  1. On the control panel home page, click the VPS Limits icon.
  2. To change a limit, click the Change icon in the corresponding Action section.
  3. On the page that appears, enter a new limit and click Submit.