Every Server Expert Know Softaculous is one of the leading Auto Installers for the control panels like cPanel, Plesk, DirectAdmin, InterWorx, H-Sphere. It has 408 great scripts, 1115 PHP Classes and they are still adding much more. we have lots of work then we trying to find short ways so Softaculous application give one click solution for installing scripts (CMS : Content Management System) on our servers Here, Softaculous Application will help to out. After installation Softaculous we able to manage our many scripts simply via account’s WHM / cPanel server we can use the Softaculous as an addon, which manage our all installations applications, Softaculous has helped millions of users installation applications by the click of a single button.

Now let’s start to installing Softaculous on cPanel Server.

before starting installation make sure php extension IonCubeLoader must be enabled on server for the Softaculous installation. (install IonCube loader, Managing PHP extensions) The installation is very user-friendly & simple like layman also do and it has only a few steps to installation here, For that go to WHM and click on Tweak Settings. Please make sure that the Ioncube loader is selected for the backend copy of PHP. Now SSH to your server and enter following commands. we are going to explain to installation steps.

Softaculous Installing Thorugh two methods.


Softaculous Application Installing through CLI (Command Line Interface).

Step 1 : Open Putty Application.


Type Host Name or IP Address with Port Number (22) then Open.

Steps 2: Download the Softaculous installation script.

wget -N http://files.softaculous.com/install.sh

Step 3 : Change the file permission and execute the script.

chmod 755 install.sh
sh install.sh


Softaculous Application Installing through WebHost Manager(WHM).

Step 1: ok Firstly you need to download the softaculous script into the following location:

cd /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi
wget -N http://www.softaculous.com/ins/addon_softaculous.php

Step 2: then need to change file permission to softaculous executable .PHP file:

chmod 755 addon_softaculous.php

Step 3: Logon into Web Host Manager (WHM) and do the following steps:

WHM –> Plugins–> softaculous– Instant Installs

That’s it Thank you for watching…