Having full root-level access means that you can access and customize every file on a selected server, including all system files, and to change system settings or set up server-side software which may be needed by specific scripts and even offline apps to work efficiently. A server is accessed at the root level via a root user, who has full privileges to do any of the abovementioned tasks. The root user may also create other users. For safety reasons, you are advised to have one more account for routine tasks and to use the root account only if you actually need to perform a particular task on the hosting server. The root-level access feature provides you with full control of your server from any kind of location, given that you know the user credentials.

Full Root-level Access in VPS Hosting

If you obtain a virtual private servers from our company, you will have full root-level access in three cases - if the server comes with no hosting Control Panel at all, or when you select cPanel or DirectAdmin during the order process. In the first case, you will be able to modify each part of the system using a Secure Shell console, whereas in the second, you will still be able to use SSH in order to connect and to make modifications, still you'll also have a graphical interface you can use to control your online content and the majority of the system settings. The root access makes our virtual server packages an excellent choice when you wish to run any software which you cannot set up in an ordinary shared website hosting account. With the last Control Panel option - Hepsia, you will be able to connect through SSH and to take care of the content on your server, but the root access privileges will be more limited.

Full Root-level Access in Dedicated Web Hosting

Each and every dedicated server that we offer provides you with full root-level access, when the server is ordered with no Control Panel, or with cPanel or DirectAdmin. If you would like to set up and run heavy, resource-demanding apps and they have special requirements with regard to the server software environment which can't be fulfilled by an ordinary shared website hosting plan, our servers will be the most suitable solution. With no Control Panel at hand, you'll be able to access the server and change its settings as well as the content which you upload through a console, whereas with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you will use a graphical interface to take care of everything related to your web content, and also most server-side settings. Of course, when you get a dedicated server devoid of Control Panel, you may always install some third-party software instrument manually, as long as it is compatible with the Operating System that you've chosen at registration. When you pick the Hepsia Control Panel on your order page, you'll have restricted root access, however you'll still be able to perform a lot of things through a Secure Shell console.