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Which is the best Free Hosting Control Panel?

Discussion in 'Web Hosting' started by groundfalling, Feb 8, 2014.

  1. groundfalling

    groundfalling Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Hi,
    I currently have shared hosting with cPanel and i just got a new linux vps and now im trying to migrate. I just setup zPanel control panel which was pretty easy to install but the support forum is not much active as im having trouble finding solution to small issues related to migration from cPanal to zPanel.
    So i would like ask your recommendation based on your experience about which is the best free hosting control panel with comprehensive documentation and a live support forum. As i feel i still have time to decide for the best free control panel out there.
     
  2. newklear

    newklear Registered Member

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    I use byethost for small projects
     
  3. kvchosting

    kvchosting Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    webmin,virtualmin,kloxo,ispconfig, to name a few are good
     
  4. pauliakas

    pauliakas Regular Member

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    Zpanel is the best for me.
     
  5. laowai

    laowai Power Member

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    webmin has always worked for me
     
  6. ija61

    ija61 Senior Member

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    I will also go for webmin
     
  7. xha44a

    xha44a Power Member

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    Do NOT use Kloxo as suggested. Support is long ended and 0 days are readily available. Use Kloxo-MR (Google it) and it's pretty handy.
     
  8. StanleyB

    StanleyB Newbie

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    Like users have said above webmin, virtualmin, and kloxo are good free alternatives. But really zPanel is the best for the free ones, and the issues you are finding are largely the limitations that most free control panels will have. If you're willing to spend a little money, you could consider doing something like InterWorx, which is a great cPanel alternative that you can get for under ten dollars a month from a reseller. They have an entire site full of documentation and have built an active community that is more than willing to help out.
     
  9. Hostwinds

    Hostwinds Power Member UnGagged Attendee Enterprise Member

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    Hostwinds recently purchased the zPanel project, and we are providing free zPanel support for all of our hosting clients
     
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    svgbill Newbie Premium Member

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    Wow! That is great News. I really like Zpanel and found it easy to setup and use. A few quirks but nothing that was a show stopper for my small set of websites. Are you going to start actively posting to the Zpanel forums with your updates and progress?
     
  11. damnlucky

    damnlucky Newbie

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    vestacp its the easiest panel i have came across
     
  12. sameer5762

    sameer5762 Elite Member

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    Great ...I would give a try in the coming week

    Thanks for the update
     
  13. PAGER

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    vestacp is great for me you can try it is free
     
  14. hosterroster

    hosterroster Newbie

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    I am using Shifahost, 24/7 live support. Cpanel, reliable VPS server with reasonable price.
     
  15. writehow

    writehow Regular Member

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    If you ask me WebUzo is the #1 Control Panel for VPS server around its 99% like cPanel.
    Thehostbay offer their VPS with WebUzo installed . Personally using their VPS with Webuzo for 1 year now and I'm happy with it.. And also not using much resources !