Mautic SMTP connection refused

We had recently situations where the clients reported that they are not able to properly configure the SMTP settings in Mautic. The reported error is: Connection could not be established with host email-smtp.us-east-1.amazonaws.com :stream_socket_client(): unable to connect to tcp://email-smtp.us-east-1.amazonaws.com:25 (Connection…

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Increase cPanel backups speed

The cPanel options for the backup service are located in WHM >> Server Configuration >> Tweak Settings - Compression tab WHM >> Tweak Settings >> Compression Here, you have 3 options for the compression: Compression level - 0 to 9.…

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How to add DKIM and SPF records for your domain in cPanel – updated July 31st, 2020

DKIM and SPF are two mechanisms that allow you to prevent SPAM email messages. Also, they will improve your email delivery rates. You can easily enable them in cPanel. DKIM is a means of verifying incoming email. It ensures that…

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How to enable Dark mode in cPanel

If you are working during the night it's a high chance that you will prefer the cPanel dark interface. To enable the cPanel dark style/interface: 1. Log into cPanel account 2. Go to Preferences >> Change Style 3. Click the…

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Configure mod_security for detection only

Do you want to use ModSecurity in a transparent mode? Meaning that no actions will be performed? You can use the SecRuleEngine¬†command. The syntax is: SecRuleEngine On|Off|DetectionOnly The possible values are:On: process rulesOff: do not process rulesDetectionOnly: process rules but…

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