Handle MX Records with Webuzo

A mail exchanger record (MX record) is a type of resource record in the Domain Name System that specifies a mail server responsible for accepting email messages on behalf of a recipient’s domain, and a preference value used to prioritize mail delivery if multiple mail servers are available.

This article will guide you to handle (add / edit / remove ) MX records using Webuzo.

Getting Started

Navigate to Webuzo Enduser Panel > Email Server > MX Record
Navigate MX Records

A ) Adding MX Records

Step 1) Populate the following fields and Hit “Add Record”
Domain – MX Record to be created for the selected domain.
Priority – Specify the MX Record Priority.
Destination – Specify the Destination pointing to the specified domain.

Add MX Records

Step 2) A message box will pop-up on success.
Success Add MX Records

B ) Edit MX Records

Step 1) Select the Domain to Edit the MX Record

Step 2) Click on the Edit icon to edit any of the MX Records.
Edit MX Records

Step 3) Change the required fields and Hit Save
Priority – Specify the MX Record Priority.
Destination – Specify the Destination pointing to the specified domain.
Save  MX Records

C ) Delete MX Records

Step 1) Select the Domain to delete the MX Record

Step 2) Click on the delete icon inline to the record you wish to delete.
Delete MX Records

That’s it !!! Done.

Managing MX Records is extremely simple with Webuzo easy-to-use GUI. Default MX Records are built for every domain added using the Webuzo Enduser Panel.

Experience the Demo here:
Webuzo Admin Panel : http://demo.webuzo.com
Webuzo Enduser Panel : http://demo.webuzo.com/enduser

Support : https://www.softaculous.com/support/open.php?

Manage DNS Records using Webuzo

The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical distributed naming system for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet or a private network. It associates various information with domain names assigned to each of the participating entities.

Domains play a key role when it comes to hosting a website over the web world and thus managing the DNS records for a particular domain manually can prove to be extremely tedious at times. Pointing domains to a particular IP includes adding an “A”, “AAAA”, CNAME”, etc record to the zone file of the particular domains so as to get it live and pointing to the respective IP.

BIND LogoWebuzo installs the DNS Server (BIND) by just a click from the Webuzo Enduser Panel and managing DNS records has become elementary task for the users. Users can Add / Remove/ Edit DNS records with a simple and easy to use GUI.

This article will guide you to ADD , Edit , Delete DNS records from the Webuzo Enduser Panel.

Getting Started

Install BIND
This block will guide you to install BIND by a click form the Webuzo Enduser Panel

Step A) Navigate to the Webuzo Enduser Panel >> Apps >> Utilities and Click on Bind.

Step B) Hit “Install” and it’s Done.
Webuzo installs and configures BIND for you. So, sit back and relax.
Install Webuzo BIND

Managing DNS Records

Navigate to the Webuzo Enduser Panel > Server Settings > DNS Zone Settings which will allow you to Add/ Edit / Remove the DNS Records.
Navigate Webuzo BIND

ADD DNS Record

Required Inputs :
Select Domain – Specify the Domain to Add the DNS record.
Name – Specify the name for the record.
TTL – Specify the Time To Live. Expiry of the Record.
TYPE – Specify the TYPE of Record (CNAME/A/TXT)
Address – Specify the destination of the DNS Record.

Step 1) Populate the Fields and Click Add Record to ADD a DNS Zone Record
Webuzo Add DNS Record

That’s it !!!

Edit DNS Record

Required Inputs :
Name – Specify the name for the record.
TTL – Specify the Time To Live. Expiry of the Record.
TYPE – Specify the TYPE of Record (CNAME/A/TXT)
Address – Specify the destination of the DNS Record.

Step 1) Click on the Edit Icon inline to the record you wish to edit.
Webuzo Add DNS Record

Step 2) Make the required changes and Click Save for the changes to take action

That’s it !!!

Delete DNS Record

Step 1) Click on the Delete Icon inline to the record you wish to delete.
Webuzo Add DNS Record

Step 2) Hit “Yes” to confirm the deletion of the record.

That’s it !!!

Experience the DEMO
Admin Panel : http://demo.webuzo.com/
Enduser Panel : http://demo.webuzo.com/enduser/

Support : https://www.softaculous.com/support/open.php?

Manage CRON Jobs in Webuzo

Cron jobs are scheduled tasks that take place at predefined times or intervals on the server. Often, a cron job is a series of simple tasks executed from a script file. For example, you could set a cron job to delete temporary files every month considering a cleanup to manage disk space.

Webuzo provides a very Simple and Easy-to-Use Interface to help users setup a CRON task from the Webuzo Enduser Panel.

Note: Scheduling cron jobs to run too often may slow down your server.

The CRON Service is installed by default with every installation of Webuzo. All what you require to do is – Add/Edit/Delete your CRON Tasks.

This article will walk-through of Adding / Editing and Deleting CRON Jobs from the Webuzo Enduser Panel

Getting Started
Navigate to the CRON Jobs Menu in the Webuzo Enduser Panel >> Server Settings > Cron Job

Webuzo Cron Job Navigation

Add Cron Job
To Add a cron job:

A) Set the interval at which you wish to run the Cron Job.

Add Cron Job

Attributes :
1) Minute — Enter the number of minutes between running the cron job, or the minute each hour on which you wish to run the cron job. Allowed values : 0-59
2) Hour — Enter the number of hours between running the cron job, or the hour each day on which you wish to run the cron job. Allowed values : 0-23
3) Day — Enter the number of days between running the cron job, or the day of the month on which you wish to run the cron job. Allowed values : 1-31
4) Month — Enter the number of months between running the cron job, or the month of the year in which you wish to run the cron job. Allowed values : 1-12 (or names)
5) Weekday — Enter the day(s) of the week on which you wish to run the cron job. Allowed values : 0-7 (or names)
6) Command — Type the command you wish the system to run.

That’s it !!! Click Add Cron Job.

List Cron Jobs
The Cron Job page displays the list of Cron Jobs set on the server for the user.
You can further manage (Edit/Delete) the Cron Jobs to suit your requirements.

Edit Cron Jobs
To Edit a Cron job:
1) Click on the Edit Button inline to the Cron Job which you wish to Edit.
Edit Cron Job
2) Make the necessary changes. (Fields are similar as in the Add Cron Job Option)
Save Cron Job
3) Hit Save to store the changes/ update the Cron Task.

Delete Cron Jobs
To Delete a Cron job:
1) Click on the delete icon inline to the CRON you want to Delete.
Delete Cron Job
2) You will be prompted to confirm your deletion.
3) Hit Yes to DELETE the CRON.

Webuzo Cron Demo : http://demo.webuzo.com/enduser/index.php?act=cronjob

Note: You can follow this guide to learn more about CRON activities.

CRON Guide : http://www.manpagez.com/man/5/crontab/

Hope that was Simple enough !!!