cPanel Quick Starts
Creating a new account
Logging in to cPanel
Creating web sites on cPanel
Simple one page site
Update with Softaculous
Working with Files
Embedding Box folders
Embedding Mediaspace videos
Including files from Box
Installing software with SSH
Installing AWS Command Line
How to Get a Custom Domain
Getting Access and Sharing Permissions
Using Active Directory
Using campus IP addresses to restrict access
SSH, SCP, SFTP
Backup and Restore
Advanced: Programming, databases, and more
Create a MySQL Database
Manage a MySQL Database
Getting Started with Web Stats
How to Host a NodeJS Application
For Class Instructors
For Class Students
Comparing Illinois and other cPanel instances
Frequently Asked Questions
Error logging in with Safari
Softaculous mail messages marked as spam
My web site isn't displaying
'An installation already exists' error
Who can have a website on web.illinois.edu?
What domain names can I use? What domain names can't I use?
Can websites be maintained after an owner leaves the University?
What security considerations are my responsibility as a cPanel website owner?
cPanel is not approved for FERPA / HIPAA data
What IP address will be assigned to cPanel-hosted websites?
Risk Level Assessment
Training Handouts (wiki)
web.illinois.edu is not an approved platform for FERPA or HIPAA data.
See the Web Hosting Finder and Cloud, Cloud-based storage solutions for campus for information on the FERPA and HIPAA status of other campus web hosting and storage platforms.