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How to Use HestiaCP With VPS

Accessing and setting up Hestia control panel on your VPS at Hostinger

Updated over a week ago

HestiaCP is one of the available operating system templates for our VPS plans. You can choose it while setting up your VPS for the first time or change it later anytime.


HestiaCP's main feature is to be simple and have a clear interface, focusing on ergonomics by reducing unnecessary movements and operations.

HestiaCP includes the following features:

  • Web Server

  • Nginx out of the box

  • Simple and Clean GUI, powerful CLI & API

  • DNS Server, SSL certificates, and SNI wildcard support

  • Database Server

  • Mail Server, DKIM support, antispam and email antivirus

  • FTP Server

  • Configuration Templates

  • Fast backups, update manager, auto-updates

  • System Monitoring

  • WHMCS billing support

  • Secure Platform GPL v3 License

Language Options

HestiaCP has the following language options: Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Taiwanese Mandarin, Turkish, and Ukrainian.

Logging In

Open a web browser and enter your VPS's IP address followed by the HestiaCP port - it is 8083 by default:


Since SSL cannot be installed for IP addresses, you may get a warning - accept and continue.

The default login details are:

  • Username: admin

  • Password: you will find it in the notes section of the VPS

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