Netfirms web hosting is preferred by 1.2 million websites and what make them so good and so popular? From our Netfirms review, we know they’re one of the most affordable shared web hosting company.
Netfirms control panel uses the latest version of vDeck control panel. It provides all the features, tools, and widget that are required to run websites. And we review Netfirms control panel via our own hosting account with Netfirms. This Netfirms control panel login can be performed from their homepage top menu section, or from the link http://netfirms.com/controlpanel/
To login Netfirms control panel, provide the login information including username and password to proceed. Once successfully login to Netfirms vDeck control panel, it will look like this.
*Note, this is our own Netfirms account and not the Netfirms control panel demo account.
From the Netfirms control panel main page, we have access to all the tools and features, including
- Website management tool with .htaccess editor, archive gateway, CGI script support, server information, Frontpage extension,
- File manager for managing files and FTP manager for creating FTP account.
- Email manager and mail central for adding new Email, set catchall, manager spam filter, autoresponder, and access webmail client.
- Domain manager and domain central for register and add new domain name, create subdomain, domain forwarding, add domain guard and WHOIS protection, domain transfer and migration, change domain pointer and domain nameserver (DNS)
- MySQL database manager for creating new database, change database login info, grant access etc.
- Visitor statistic and website traffic monitoring tool.
- Site builder tools including Weebly site builder
- Apps installer with Netfirms Simplescripts installer
All these are some of the most important features that you will find in this Netfirms control panel. Beside this, their control panel sidebar is providing the account and server information including:
- Website IP address
- Your nameserver is NS1.NETFIRMS.COM & NS2.NETFIRMS.COM
- Path to FTP is FTP.NETFIRMREVIEW.ORG
- Incoming mail server is POP.NETFIRMREVIEW.ORG
- Outgoing mail server is SMTP.NETFIRMREVIEW.ORG
- Webmail URL is http://webmail.netfirmreview.org
- Control panel URL is http://controlpanel.netfirmreview.org
- CGI script support statis is ACTIVE
- Frontpage extension is NO
- View logs
- Document root path
- Server platform type is Debian
- MySQL database version is 5.0.91-log
- Perl version is 5.8.8
- PHP version is 5.2.12
- Path to sendmail is /usr/sbin/sendmail
- Secure FTP (SFTP) Port is 2222
- Disk usage and bandwidth usage
Netfirms control panel reviews and user-friendliness? We like both vDeck and cPanel control panel, both have own advantages and pros. We love control panel that perform the job nicely and perfectly, and this is what vDeck control panel are able to provide us.