To install the aaPanel control panel on a Linux VPS, you can follow these general steps:
- Connect to your Linux VPS: Access your VPS using SSH (Secure Shell) with an SSH client such as PuTTY (Windows) or the terminal (macOS/Linux). Use the IP address, username, and password provided by your VPS provider.
- Update the system: Before installing aaPanel, it’s good practice to update your system packages to ensure you have the latest versions. Run the following commands:
sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade
- Download the installation script: Use wget to download the installation script directly to your VPS. Run the following command:
wget -O install.sh http://www.aapanel.com/script/install-ubuntu_6.0_en.sh
- Run the installation script: Execute the installation script using the following command:
sudo bash install.sh aapanel
- Follow the installation prompts: The installation script will guide you through the installation process. You’ll be prompted to enter your email address, set a password for aaPanel, and choose optional components to install. Provide the required information as prompted.
- Wait for the installation to complete: The installation process may take a few minutes. Once it’s finished, you should see a message indicating that aaPanel has been successfully installed.
- Access aaPanel: Open a web browser and enter your server’s IP address followed by :8888 (e.g., http://your_server_ip:8888). You should see the aaPanel login page.
- Log in to aaPanel: Enter the email address and password you provided during the installation process and click the “Login” button. You’ll then be logged in to the aaPanel control panel.
Note: These instructions assume you’re using Ubuntu as your Linux distribution. If you’re using a different distribution, you may need to modify the commands accordingly or refer to the aaPanel documentation for specific instructions.
It’s important to ensure that you’re downloading the installation script from a trusted source and that you’re using the latest version available. Always follow the official documentation or instructions provided by aaPanel for the most up-to-date and accurate installation process.