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How to Manage Linux Systems with Webmin : Networking Group

Kevin J DonovanAugust 26th 2021, 9:10
The Networking group contains modules that help you manage how your computer connects with the outside world. Bandwidth Monitoring You can use plugin to detect all the connections made to and from your VPS. Firewall The Firewall option specifies which ports should be accessible and which should not. It also...
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How to Manage Linux Systems with Webmin : Tools Group

Kevin J DonovanAugust 25th 2021, 9:05
The Tools module provides more dedicated functions that don't neatly fit under any of the previous categories. These are: Command Shell It is a command-line utility that lets you execute commands by typing them in and clicking "Execute Command." Custom Commands With the Custom Commands module, you can create web...
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How to Manage Linux Systems with Webmin : Servers Group

Kevin J DonovanAugust 25th 2021, 8:44
When you first install Webmin on a new VPS, there aren't many options enabled under the Servers menu. As you add more server software and then use the "Refresh Modules" menu option, more will appear on this list. Read User Mail To view all of the user mailboxes you want,...
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How to Manage Linux Systems with Webmin : System Group

Kevin J DonovanAugust 25th 2021, 8:40
Bootup and Shutdown The System option lets you customize your VPS's basic operation. The Bootup and Shutdown screen shows what system services are currently running and can be used to view or modify those same system services with the systemctl command. Change Passwords The Change Passwords option allows an administrator...
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How to Manage Linux Systems with Webmin : Webmin Group

Kevin J DonovanAugust 25th 2021, 8:16
Webmin has a modular architecture that lets you not only manage your VPS, but also customize the aspects available to visitors. One of the best features of Webmin is that the modules for it are pre-installed and enabled. When one installs Webmin for the first time, it scans your VPS...
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How to start and stop Webmin

Kevin J DonovanAugust 22nd 2021, 6:19
Webmin starts automatically with the VPS machine. Once you establish a Webmin connection, it’s best to only start the app when you need to work on it and stop your connection when you are finished. The following commands can be used to start, stop, enable, and disable the Webmin service:...
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How to install Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) for Webmin

Kevin J DonovanAugust 22nd 2021, 5:59
Webmin provides Google Authenticator Two-Factor Authentication tokens to generate and use. I highly recommend looking into this security measure for your server, as it will greatly increase overall protection. You will require the Google Authenticator application or a compatible authentication application to generate codes each time you'd like to log...
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How to Secure Webmin with a free Let's Encrypt SSL Certificate for CentOS

Kevin J DonovanAugust 22nd 2021, 5:06
Because CentOS does not make the same assumptions as Debian, installing a trusted SSL certificate on it can be tricky.The easiest way to fix certificate errors from Webmin is by following these instructions: Step 1 : Install the Apache Web Server first.In order to use the Let's Encrypt service, you...
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How to Download and Install Webmin on a CentOS Linux system

Kevin J DonovanAugust 22nd 2021, 1:49
In order to install Webmin on a CentOS Linux system, do the following: Step 1 : Go to www.webmin.com. Step 2 : In the left-hand menu, locate the "RPM" link and right click it. Follow the instructions for your browser in order to copy a link. When this post was...
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How to Secure Webmin with a free Let's Encrypt SSL Certificate for Debian

Kevin J DonovanAugust 22nd 2021, 12:25
Installing a trust SSL certificate on Debian is straightforward. If Webmin is showing certificate errors when you try to log in, this will resolve the issue. Do the following steps for best results: Step 1 : Install apache web server first. This file, which we will place in the web...
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