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Getting Started

Q1.   How to create a basic Home page ?

Please visit http://cp.gohost.in/dtc/  and login with your control panel login information.  Once logged in, please click on File Manager on the left hand panel.  You will be directly taken to the folder where your website related files are present. 
To create your own home page, you would need to delete or rename index.php file already present.
To delete file : select the file by clicking on it once and hit “delete” icon in file manager navigation bar. Click “yes” to confirm deletion.
To rename file :  select the file by clicking on it once and hit “rename” icon in file manager navigation bar. 
Now,  click on “New File” :  Enter a “Name:”,  Choose “Type: File” and leave “Target of the Symbolic Link:” blank.  Hit “Create”.
Once created, select the file by clicking on it once and hit “Edit”.  File will open in a text editor.  Enter necessary HTML code there and “Save” it.  The access the page through a browser  as http://domainname.com/filename .

Q2.   How to upload files in a folder ?

Through File Manager in control panel , we can upload upto 7 files at a time (Maximum File Size = 2 MB and  Maximum Upload Limit = 8 MB applicable ) . 
Steps :
-Click on “Upload” icon. 
- In Upload file(s) pop up,  “Browse” and select the files from your local computer for uploading.
- Hit “save”

Note :  If a file with same name as that of an existing file is being uploaded,  it will overwrite the existing file if you keep the option “Overwrite exiting file(s)?” is checked. 

Q3.  How to zip or unzip files ?

Through File Manager in control panel , we can zip or unzip multiple files and folders.
Steps to Zip files and folders :
Select all the files .
Click on “Archive” icon  
In Archive item(s) pop up :  Enter a name in “Name of the Archive File” ,  Type ” Zip”   and Enter the path in “Save the Archive in this directory”  and hit “Create” . [Also,  Download? Box can be checked if you want to download the zip file.]
Steps to UnZip files:
select the file by clicking on it once and click on “Extract Archive” button.
Click yes to proceed with unzipping of files.

Q4.  How to create databases ?

 GOhost provide mysql database. In order to create database , please follow the steps here :
Click on Mysql in left hand navigation panel in Control Panel
To add an user, enter required Username and corresponding Password  and hit  “Create” in “Your users” section.
To assign a database to one user, enter database name and choose corresponding user from dropdown and then hit “Create” in “List of your databases”.

Q5.  How to administer database ?

 GOhost provides you with phpmyadmin tool. 
Click on appropriate icon on the top in the control panel of your account or directly visit https://cp.gohost.in/phpmyadmin/.  Once phpmyadmin is open,  you can enter your database username and password to log in.

Q6.   How to create ftp account ?

 In order to create ftp account , please follow the steps here :
In New FTP account section,  enter a “Login”  and  “password” ( Random password can generated by clicking on icon next to it) .
Click on the “tick” mark.

Q 7.  How to connect to FTP using FileZilla ?

Filezilla is a FTP program to allow you to transfer files from your local computer to remote server.
Steps :
Open the Filezilla program
Enter Host : YOURDOMAINAME.com
User : Your FTP username
Password : Your FTP password
Now,  click on  “Quickconnect”
Once connected,  left hand window will show your local system and right hand window will show remote system
In order to transfer a file from local system ( left window) to remote server ( right window), please right click on it and choose the option “Upload”.  On successful transfer, the file will get displayed on right hand side window. [Similarly, folder can be transferred ]
Same steps need to be repeated for downloading a file from remote server  ( right window) to local system ( left window) .

Q8.   How to create a Mailbox ?

        GOhost control panel allows you to create mailbox very easily.
        Steps :
   Click on domainname in left hand navigation panel in Control Panel
 Click on Mailboxes.
In “New mailbox”  section:  enter username in “Login”,  enter name and enter password .  Then click on “tick” mark.
Also, you can customize options like Enable SPAM filtering, SPAM mailbox destination, Mailbox quota, Mailbox max files quota etc.

Q9.  How do I read/write email ?

      GOhost has integrated webmail system to be able to read and write emails.
  Steps :
Click on appropriate icon on the top in the control panel of your account to open webmail
Use your email address as login and corresponding password
Once logged in, you will be able to read emails in INBOX
Also, you will be able to compose email to send out to other email addresses.

Q10 .  How do I copy a file/folder ?

Through File Manager in control panel , you can copy file and folder.
      Steps :
 Go to File Manager in Control Panel for your account.
Select the file/folder you want to copy and highlight it by clicking once on it.