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We have a selection of tutorials available for clients on various aspects of our hosting accounts. Please browse through the archive below clicking the 'show/hide' link for each category and the 'View' link next to any you would like to see.

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cPanel11

cPanel is the industry leading control panel software which enables you to manage every aspect of your website with the minimum of fuss.
Creating a POP email address
Creating a default (catch-all) e-mail account
Creating an autoresponder
Creating a subdomain
Creating custom error pages
Password protecting a directory
Creating a MySQL database
Managing a MySQL database in PHPMyAdmin
Installing FrontPage extensions
Using File Manager
Using Index Manager
Enabling Hotlink Protection
Redirecting a URL
Redirecting mail
Changing control panel password
Creating an add-on domain
Creating an FTP account
Backing up your site
Accessing WebMail
Updating your contact info
Changing your control panel style
Using cPanel Shortcuts
Configuring BoxTrapper
Configuring SpamAssassin
Configuring email filters
Using Web Disk
Using IP Deny Manager
Parking a domain
Using CGI Center
Creating cron jobs
Using Image Manager Thumbnailer
Using Image Manager Scaler
Using Image Manager Converter
Webhost Manager (Resellers)

WHM is used by resellers to maintain their customers' accounts. Offering much of the same functionality as cPanel, it provides a one-stop place to manage websites.
Managing your hosting packages
Creating a hosting account
Editing a hosting account
Deleting a hosting account
Upgrading a hosting account
Performing multi-account functions
Managing disk quota
Managing bandwidth
Managing your subdomains
Managing your skeleton directory
Managing your suspended accounts
Managing your parked domains
Managing your frontpage extensions
Modifying account passwords
Monitoring your server
Troubleshooting e-mail
Setting up a remote access key
Changing your WHM theme
Managing SSL Certificates
Managing your Suspended Page
cPanel (E-mail only accounts)

cPanel is the industry leading control panel software which enables you to manage every aspect of your website with the minimum of fuss.
Creating an autoresponder

Blocking Email

Changing your account password
Creating a default email address
Creating a mailing list
Editing MX Entries
Creating a POP mail account
Forwarding Email
Using SpamAssassin
Managing Webmail
Windows Control Panel

If you have our Windows Plan you can find out more about how your control panel works.
How to change your password
FrontPage 2002

FrontPage 2002 is Microsoft's, simple-to-use web design software which enables even the novice designer to create and publish your website with ease.
Publishing your web via HTTP

Publishing your web in live mode via HTTP

Publishing your web via FTP
Delete files off your server
Creating forms in FrontPage
Password protecting a directory (subweb)
Changing your password in FrontPage
Website Builder

Our website builder tool lets you create your own professional website in a few minutes. These tutorials will help you get the most out of the software.
You can find the WSB tutorials inside the Website Builder app.
FrontPage 2003

FrontPage 2003 is the new release of the popular web design software from Microsoft.
Publishing your web via HTTP
Publishing your web via FTP
WS_FTP

The popular FTP program from Ipswitch used for uploading and downloading your web pages from your server.
Configuring your site in WS_FTP
Transferring files in WS_FTP
Managing your files in WS_FTP
Dreamweaver MX

The industry-leading web design software from Macromedia is the popular choice for many web designers.
Creating and configuring your site
Creating a simple page layout
Creating a template
Creating tables
Creating a navigation bar
Creating rollover images
Creating a form
Uploading your site via FTP
CuteFTP

Another popular FTP program which can be used for uploading and downloading your web pages from your server.
Setting your preference in CuteFTP
Configuring your site in CuteFTP
Transferring files in CuteFTP
Managing your files in CuteFTP
osCommerce

For our webshop design customers, osCommerce is a powerful e-commerce, online shopping program.
Adding Categories
Adding products
Backing up and restoring your database
Managing your banners
Configuring your store
Configuring currency
Managing your customers
Editing your header and footer
Editing your home page
Editing your left and right columns
Sending out email
Installing osCommerce
Sending out a newsletter
Adding payment modules
Adding product attributes
Adding shipping modules
Creating specials
Configuring sales tax
SmartFTP

Another popular FTP program which can be used for uploading and downloading your web pages from your server.
Configuring your site in SmartFTP
Transferring files in SmartFTP
Managing your files in SmartFTP
Changing your DNS

If you need to change the nameservers of your domain name to point to us, find out what to do here.
Making DNS changes at:
000Domains.com
Dotster.com
Enom.com
GoDaddy.com
MelbourneIT.com.au
NameCheap.com
NetworkSolutions.com
OpenSRS.net
Register.com
StarGate.com
DRAMS (dramsystem.com)
123-reg.co.uk
ItsYourDomain.com
WildWestDomains.com
E-Mail Applications

Learn how to setup your favourite e-mail program to send and receive messages from your domain name.
Creating an e-mail account in:
Outlook Express
Outlook 2003
Netscape Communicator
Eudora
Incredimail
Pegasus
Thunderbird
Creating Private Nameservers

Mainly used for resellers, learn how to create your own nameservers at your domain registry.
Creating private nameservers at:
000Domains.com
Dotster.com
Enom.com
GoDaddy.com
NameCheap.com
NetworkSolutions.com
OpenSRS.net
StarGate.com
123-reg.co.uk
ItsYourDomain.com
E-mail Headers

View the headers of an e-mail to help solve a spam problem or find out more about where an e-mail has come from.
Viewing email headers in:
Outlook Express
Outlook 2003
Netscape Communicator
Eudora
Incredimail
Pegasus
Thunderbird
Pinnacle Cart

Our brand new webshop from simplewebhosting.co.uk e-commerce software.
Adding a Product
Adding Product Attributes
Adding Inventory by Attributes
Browse Users
Exporting to Quickbooks
Adding a New Admin
Editing Your Admin Account
Using the Backup and Restore Tool
Using the Data Export Tool
Managing Your Company Info
Managing Your Order/Cart Settings
Managing Your Security Settings
Managing Your Best Selling Settings
Adding Your Proxy Settings
Enabling Gift Messages
Managing Your Digital Downloads Settings
Managing Your Printable Invoices Settings
Managing Your Lanaguage Settings
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