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How to use the Hestia control panel with your VPS?
How to use the Hestia control panel with your VPS?
Accessing and setting up HestiaCP on Hostinger’s VPS
Updated over a week ago

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


HestiaCP is made to be extremely simple and with a clear interface. HestiaCP has high ergonomics as one of the main goals and reaches it by reducing unnecessary movements and operations.

HestiaCP comes with these features:

  • Web Server

  • DNS Server

  • Database Server

  • Mail Server

  • FTP Server

  • Nginx out of the box

  • SSL certificates & SNI Wildcard support

  • Configuration Templates

  • DKIM support

  • Fast Backups

  • Easy update manager

  • System Monitoring

  • AntiSpam / Antivirus

  • WHMCS billing support

  • Simple and Clean GUI

  • Powerful CLI & API

  • Secure Platform GPL v3 License

  • Auto-updates

Not only that HestiaCP comes with these language options: English, French, German, Dutch, Norwegian, Finnish, Swedish, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Greek, Chinese, Taiwanese Mandarin, Indonesian, Romanian, Bosnian, Czech, Hungarian, Ukrainian, Russian, Turkish, Arabic

Logging in

Once you got your VPS running with the HestiaCP panel, you will be able to log in to your control panel using this link: https://your_vps_ip:8083 (this will require you to accept an untrusted SSL certificate).

The default login details will be as follows:

Username: admin

Password: in the notes section of the VPS


HestiaCP developers provide support in their forum. HestiaCP also has great documentation.


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