Install cPanel on CentOS 7 Server

This article provides a guide for how to install cPanel on CentOS 7 server, such as VPS or dedicated servers.


How to Install cPanel on CentOS 7 Server

To install cPanel on CentOS 7 server, follow the steps:

  1. Login to the SSH terminal as root user.
  2. Run the following commands:
    yum -y update
    yum -y install nano perl
    echo "CPANEL=lts" >> /etc/cpupdate.conf
    echo "RPMUP=daily" >> /etc/cpupdate.conf
    echo "SARULESUP=daily" >> /etc/cpupdate.conf
    echo "STAGING_DIR=/usr/local/cpanel" >> /etc/cpupdate.conf
    echo "UPDATES=daily" >> /etc/cpupdate.conf
    cd /home && curl -o latest -L && sh latest
  3. Wait until the install script has finished (15-45 minutes).
  4. Login to the WHM interface (https://<your_ip_address>:2087)
  5. Accept the cPanel terms of service and enter the nameservers


You now know how to install cPanel on CentOS 7 server.


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