Having full root-level access means that you will be able to access and update every file on a particular server, which includes all of the system files, and to change system settings or set up server-side software that may be needed by specific scripts and even offline applications in order to function effectively. A server is accessed at the root level via a root user, who has full privileges to perform all of the abovementioned things. The root user may also generate other users. For security reasons, you're advised to have a different account for everyday tasks and to use the root account only if you actually need to perform a particular task on the server. The root-level access function will provide you with full control over your server from any location, provided that you have the user credentials.

Full Root-level Access in VPS Web Hosting

If you acquire a virtual private servers from us, you will have full root-level access in 3 cases - if the server has no web 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 modify each part of the system from a Secure Shell console, whereas in the second, you will still be able to use SSH to connect and to make adjustments, yet you will also have a graphical interface you can use to manage your online content and many of the system settings. The root access makes our virtual server packages a very good choice when you need to run any software which you can't install in a standard shared hosting account. With the last Control Panel option - Hepsia, you will be able to connect by way of SSH and to take care of the content on the server, yet the root access rights are more limited.

Full Root-level Access in Dedicated Servers Hosting

You will have full root-level access to your dedicated server regardless of what package you choose during the signup process, as long as the server is ordered with cPanel or DirectAdmin, or with no web hosting Control Panel at all. In each of these 3 cases, you can change any part of the software environment in any way you find fit, that makes our server plans suitable for resource-demanding apps with specific requirements that can't be covered when you use a shared website hosting account. The main difference between these options is the fact that when you use cPanel or DirectAdmin, you'll have a web-based graphical interface to take care of various server-side options and also any web content which you create or upload, while if you order the server devoid of Control Panel, you will have to perform everything with a Secure Shell console or to set up a Control Panel of your own liking, if it's compatible with the OS that you've selected throughout the registration process. With the third Control Panel option that you are able to select on the order page - Hepsia, the root access is restricted.