Having root-level access to your server signifies that you'll be able to view and change any file on it, including crucial system files. You may also set up software that can change particular settings on the server throughout the, so that the installation is possible only if you are logged in as the root user. The latter has full privileges, which means that you'll have full control over your machine whenever you want and you can perform anything you'd like. You may also create additional users either with the same rights or with fewer rights, according to what you want them for - everyday tasks, other server admins, etcetera. To be on the safe side, it's generally recommended to use the root account only when you actually need it and not for tasks you can do via other accounts. You can use a web-based graphical interface or a Secure Shell console in order to connect to the server and to manage it at the root level.

Full Root-level Access in VPS Web Hosting

If you buy a virtual private servers from us, you will have full root-level access in three cases - if the server comes with no hosting Control Panel at all, or if you select cPanel or DirectAdmin throughout the order process. In the first case, you'll be able to change each part of the system through a Secure Shell console, while in the second, you can still use SSH in order to connect and to make modifications, still you'll also have a graphical interface accessible to control your world wide web content and most of the system settings. The root access makes our virtual server packages a very good choice when you wish to run any software that you are unable to set up in an ordinary shared web hosting account. With the last Control Panel option - Hepsia, you will be able to connect via SSH and to manage the content on the server, but the root access rights will be more restricted.

Full Root-level Access in Dedicated Servers Hosting

You will have full root-level access to your dedicated server regardless of what plan you pick throughout the registration process, as long as the server is provided with cPanel or DirectAdmin, or without web hosting Control Panel at all. In each of these 3 cases, you are able to change any part of the software environment in any way you find fit, that makes our server plans perfect for multi-media applications with specific requirements that cannot be covered when you use a shared website hosting account. The main difference between these options is the fact that when you pick cPanel or DirectAdmin, you'll have a web-based graphical interface to take care of numerous server-side options as well as any web content that you create or upload, whereas if you order the server devoid of Control Panel, you'll have to do everything through a Secure Shell console or to install a Control Panel of your liking, provided that it's compatible with the OS that you've chosen throughout the registration process. With the final Control Panel option which you'll be able to select on our order page - Hepsia, the root access will be restricted.