Common Troubleshooting Tips

Module not listed when you go to activate in WHMCS – you have not uploaded the module to the correct folder in WHMCS. (Should be /modules/addons/app_name) After entering a license key during activation you get a cron connect error – your web server firewall is blocking SSL port 443. I am getting too many alert […]

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Further Security Steps

WHMCS recommends that you take a few security steps after you complete an install. The WHMCS Firewall module helps to remind you when you have not completed those best practices by sending you alerts until you do. You should complete All the recommended “Further Security Steps” below but at the very least you “MUST” change […]

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Installing WHMCS FIREWALL

Installing WHMCS Firewall is a simple process. 1. Purchase the WHMCS Firewall module from WHMCSFirewall.com 2. Login to the client portal (https://secure.whmcsfirewall.com/clientarea.php), click on the products tab, then downloads tab and download the WHMCS Firewall zipfile. 3. Unzip the contents of that zipfile on your computer and upload (SFTP or File Manager in cPanel – […]

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Installing WHMCS

You will need to install WHMCS before you can install the WHMCS Firewall module. There are a couple ways to install WHMCS. From automated methods with Installatron or Softaculous. To the manual method below as described on the WHMCS website. Downloading WHMCS Visit http://download.whmcs.com/ Click the Download button under the Full Release heading – this […]

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