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The How-To Guide

Account Upgrades:
To upgrade (or downgrade) a service submit a ticket to sales@unixshell.com with your request(s). These requests must be sent from your account's Authorized Contact

Add a new server to an existing account:
To add an additional server to an existing account submit a ticket to sales@unixshell.com with your request(s). Please provide a hostname for each new server. These requests must be sent from your account's Authorized Contact

Add a cPanel license:
To add a cPanel license to your account submit a ticket to sales@unixshell.com with your request. Upon activation of your license you will automatically receive an email with instructions on how to install cPanel.

Once you have received the lisence, installlation is easy. Simply enter the following commands:

wget http://layer1.cpanel.net/latest
sh ./latest

Add a DirectAdmin license:
To add a DirectAdmin license to your account submit a ticket to sales@unixshell.com with your request. Upon activation of your license you will automatically receive an email with instructions on how to install DirectAdmin.

Once you have received the lisence, installlation is easy. Simply enter the following commands:

wget http://www.directadmin.com/setup.sh
sh ./setup.sh 222 <lid> <hostname> eth0

Add an additional IP Address(es):
To add additional IP address(es) submit a ticket to sales@unixshell.com with your request.
Per ARIN guidelines we must justify all IP use and confirm that our use of IP address space is not being abused and is being utilized in a conservative matter. For all IP requests of more than 3 addresses we require IP justification by the customer. To complete a justification form please go to IP Justification Form

Setting up Quarterly, Semi-Annual or Annual payments:
Submit a ticket to sales@unixshell.com with your request.
These requests must be sent from your account's Authorized Contact.

Payment via PayPal:
We do not currently accept PayPal payments during sign-up. Sign-ups must be paid for with a credit card. After the initial period, however, you may pay your invoices with PayPal by sending the funds to support@tektonic.net. The email address of your PayPal account MUST be an Authorized Contact of your account for the funds to be applied.

Adding an Authorized Contact:
To add an Authorized Contact to your account submit a ticket to sales@unixshell.com from the account's Authorized contact requesting the addition of an email address.

Account Cancellation:
To cancel your account submit a ticket to sales@unixshell.com with your request. The request must come from the Authorized Contact for the account. Cancellation requests cannot be requested for certain dates and must be given at least two days prior to your next renewal date.

Setting up DNS:
We recommend www.everydns.net for DNS hosting. They provide DNS for up to 20 domains for free with a nice web interface. You may also set up your own DNS server on your server.

Setting up Reverse DNS:
Reverse DNS can be set up via the Teknic control panel.