How To Install Control Web Panel on CentOS 8

Install Control Web Panel on CentOS 8

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and configure Control Web Panel on CentOS 8. Before continuing with this tutorial, make sure you are logged in as a user with sudo privileges. All the commands in this tutorial should be run as a non-root user.

Formerly known as CentOS Web Panel, CWP has been rebranded as Control Web Panel. Control Web Panel is a free modern and intuitive control panel for servers and VPS that enables the day-to-day management and their security easy. Considerations were taken into account through the development of the web panel in terms of security functionalities and the interface.

Install Control Web Panel on CentOS 8

Step 1. The first command will update the package lists to ensure you get the latest version and dependencies.

sudo dnf update
sudo dnf install epel-release

Step 2. Install Control Web Panel on the CentOS system.

Now you need to follow this command to install CWP on Centos 8:

cd /usr/local/src
wget http://centos-webpanel.com/cwp-el8-latest
sh cwp-el8-latest

Sit tight and wait for the process to complete. CWP installer can run for more than 30 minutes (depending on your server specs) because it needs to compile most software from source.

#############################
#      CWP Installed        #
#############################

go to CentOS WebPanel Admin GUI at http://SERVER_IP:2030/

http://192.168.0.100:2030
SSL: https://192.168.0.100:2031
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Username: root
Password: ssh server root password
MySQL root Password: ToTheMoon$

#########################################################
          CentOS Web Panel MailServer Installer          
#########################################################
SSL Cert name (hostname): server.2daygeek.com
SSL Cert file location /etc/pki/tls/ private|certs
#########################################################

visit for help: www.centos-webpanel.com
Write down login details and press ENTER for server reboot!
Press ENTER for server reboot!

Step 3. Accessing CWP Admin Control Panel.

You can now open your favorite web browser (Chrome, IE, Firefox, etc) and open the CWP GUI admin panel at http://your-server-ip:2030/ or http://your-server-ip:2031/

Install Control Web Panel on CentOS 8

That’s all you need to do to install CWP on CentOS 8. I hope you find this quick tip helpful. For further reading on Control Web Panel, please refer to their official knowledge base. If you have questions or suggestions, feel free to leave a comment below.