How to enable Telnet on Windows 7

By default, Windows 7 comes with Telnet disabled. To install the Telnet client by using a command line, please see the following steps: Open a command prompt window. Click Start, type ‘cmd’ in the Start Search box, and then press Enter Type the following command: pkgmgr /iu:”TelnetClient” If the User Account Control dialog box appears, […]

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My website is loading slowly – What can I do?

When a website is loading slowly, it is often thought that the server on which it is hosted is overloaded, but this is generally not the case. A website hosted on a very powerful server can still load very slowly if it is not optimised or coded properly. Depending on how your website is built, […]

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How to upload a backup of your website files

When you are moving a website from one hosting account/provider to another, you will often have a zip or tarball file of your website files. This is an archive (one file) of all your website files, packaged up for ease of transferring. Log in to your LetsHost Client Area and click on Services > My […]

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How Can I Move My Website To You With No Downtime

This guide covers moving website data from a previous hosting provider to LetsHost. If you want to move your domain name (e.g. the web address and manage this under your account), please see our guide on transferring a domain to LetsHost. We would recommend that you allow at least two weeks before the contract with […]

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How do I reset my Plesk control panel password?

Please see the following steps on how to reset your Plesk control panel password. Log in to your LetsHost Client Area and click on Services > My Services You will see your products/services listed out here. Click on Active beside your hosting package On the left, click on the link ‘Change Password’ Enter your new […]

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How do I reset my cPanel control panel password?

Please see the following steps on how to reset your cPanel control panel password: Log in to your LetsHost Client Area and click on Services > My Services You will see your products/services listed out here. Click on Active beside your hosting package On the left, click on the link ‘Change Password’ Enter your new […]

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How to set up a URL redirect on your domain

For information on how to set up a redirect in your LetsHost cPanel control panel, please see the following steps: Log in to your LetsHost Client Area and click on Services > My Services You will see your products/services listed out here. Click on Active beside your hosting package On the left, click on the […]

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Enabling cURL

The PHP function curl_exec is disabled globally on the server. However, you can enable this for your account by placing the following rule in public_html/php.ini : curl_exec = 1 Then add the following rule (with the correct path) to public_html/.htaccess (if it is not already there) : # enable subdirectory inheritance of custom php settings […]

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How do I set up Cloudflare on my website?

Cloudflare is a service that acts as a proxy between your website visitors and your hosting account. With Cloudflare, you can help protect your website against malicious traffic, save bandwidth and reduce average page load times. This service is included for free with your LetsHost hosting account. Please see the following steps on how to […]

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