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How to edit name server in Helm

1) login to helm
2) system settings > servers
3) select the server where the dns services running
4) services > primary/secondary DNs
5) add name server

settings at user end
1) login to helm
2) search domain > click on user: xyz > user’s reseller: abc > account setting > global settings > personal DNS:
3) yourdomain.com > save

If user what to set golbal dns then
1) login to helm
2) search domain –> click on user: xyz –> user’s reseller: abc –> account setting –> global DNs settings –> add new –> abc : 12.12.12.12 –> save

–> Home –> System Settings –> Servers –> window –> MSDns

June 13, 2011 Posted by | Helm | , | 3 Comments

How to add resources under resellers and enduser in Helm

1) Login into helm control panel.
2) Open Home –> Reseller Plans –> 50 Domains DNS Hosting –> Plan Resources –> Mail Resources
3) Fill the resources
4)  Now Open Home –> Users –> UNIXSERV –> Packages –> 50 Domains DNS Hosting –> Package Resources –> Mail Resources
5) Fill the Resources
6) Now Open Home –> Users –> UNIXSERV –> Packages –> UNIXSERV(Internal) –> Package Resources –> Mail Resources
* All things are corrected here

After doing the all above steps try to create email account and update us if problem persist.

June 12, 2011 Posted by | Helm | , | 4 Comments

How to Create temp URL in Helm

Here are following steps :-

1) Login to helm cp
2) Click on My Domains –> Click the domain name –> Website Settings –> Options –> Pre Propagation URL

In helm 3 there is no option to create temp url. you can have it as domain aliases it will work as temp url or you have to install application pack.

Home –> Users –> username –> domain.com –> Domain Aliases –> Domain Alias –> save.

Directly from server

open iis –> domain –> properties –> web site –> advance –> add entry (ip, port, temp url)

May 18, 2011 Posted by | Helm | , , | 2 Comments

How to Create a password protected directoy in Helm

Here is following steps :-

1) Login to Helm CP.
2) Click on Domains
3) List appear click on domain which password want to set.
4) Then it will show Domain menu there is Secure Folders option click on it.
5) Click on users.
6) List of add user and password.
7) Once it is done go to secure folder page there is folders options click on it.
8) It will show directory path click on add new.
9) It will ask for the directory path type it. and then click on folder icon in after that box.
10) It will show 2 option select SecureMe then OK then on save.
11) Then on secure folder is update secure folder.
12) Add user to directory save changes.

May 17, 2011 Posted by | Helm | , | 1 Comment

how to Create FTP account through Helm

Use the following steps to create FTP account on your sub domain in Helm :-

1) Open your domain
2) Click on FTP accounts
3) Click on Add New
4) Enter username
5) Password and confirm password
6) Enter FTP Folder Path wwwrootfiles
7) Click on save.

Now you can access your sub domain FTP account using the following details:

url: ftp://ftp.unixserveradmin.com
user: username
pass: password

May 13, 2011 Posted by | FTP, Helm | , | 3 Comments

How to Create TXT Record in Helm

We can create the TXT records for a domain through the following steps :-

1) login into helm as reseller
2) click on domain
3) click on dns zone editor
4) click on add new
5) Fill the options as

record type: TXT
Record Name: @
Record Data:    v=spf1 ip4:X.X.X.X ip4:X.X.X.X mx a:unixserveradmin.com mx:mail.domain.com include:unixserveradmin.com
<b>where mail.domain.com is the domain name for which you want to TXT records.</b>
record preference: 0

6) click save
7) delete all the other TXT records.

May 12, 2011 Posted by | Helm | , | 5 Comments

How to add mime through by Helm

There are 2 MIME types to add. One for .flv extensions and one for .swf extensions.

First add a MIME type for .flv extensions.

1) Log into Helm
2) Click on your domain name
3) Click on the MIME Types icon
4) Click Add New
5) For the extension enter “flv”. NOTE: Do not type in the quotes or the MIME type will not work.
6) For the content type enter “video/x-flv”. NOTE: Do not type in the quotes or the MIME type will not work.
7) Click Save

Next add a MIME type for .swf extensions.

1) Log into Helm
2) Click on your domain name
3) Click on the MIME Types icon
4) Click Add New
5) For the extension enter “swf”
6) For the content type enter “application/x-shockwave-flash”
7) Click Save

Through Server :- Adding .flv MIME type in IIS

1) Select the site to configure in IIS, right click and select “Properties”
2) Under HTTP Headers Tab, select “File Types” under the MIME Map section and select “New Type”
3) Type “.flv” as the associated extension and “video/x-flv” as the content type.
4) Select “OK” and you’re ready to fly!

February 21, 2011 Posted by | Helm | , , | Leave a comment