Softaculous Overview

Softaculous is probably the best 3rd party auto installer add-on which can be purchased and added to cPanel. Softaculous offers more than 230 applications/scripts and it allows you to install them really fast. Currently, it can install a large number of applications and scripts ranging from bulletin boards to content management systems and even Java Script libraries. Softaculous comes FREE with each SiteGround account. For more information on that matter, please check our Softacuilous hosting page.

Once logged into Softaculous, you simply need to select an application from the list located at the left column and follow the steps given in the Install tab. The chosen application will be installed on your SiteGround web hosting account within minutes. The Softaculous system is designed to keep these programs at their newest versions so that each time you install an application, you can rest assured that you are getting the latest stable version of the software and that it is installed and working properly.

Softaculous User Settings

Softaculous offers a set of tools that will help you to easily manage your scripts. You can access the User Setting from the top right menu. You should choose the "Edit Settings" button and the page will be loaded on your end.Language - This option is used to change the default language set by the administrator of the server. Current languages include: Dutch, English, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish, Hungarian and Russian.Menu Options - This option can be used to change the side menu appearance. You can collapse and expand all of the side menus.Timezone - This option is used to change the default time zone which is used by the Softaculous auto installer.

To confirm your choice and save the settings click the "Edit Settings" button.

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