Access Webalizer without logging into cPanel

If you wish to be able to access your Webalizer without having to log into cPanel, you can follow the process in this article to be view your web stats by visiting http://www.yourdomain.com/stats/

These actions require SSH access to the server - this is recommended for VPS/VDS/PDS server clients running cPanel. If you are on a shared hosting account, please lodge a support ticket referencing this knowledgebase article and our support team can action this for you.

  1. Log into the server via SSH
  2. cd /home/username/www
  3. ln -s ../tmp/webalizer stats
  4. chown username:username stats
  5. cd ../tmp
  6. chmod 755 ./
  7. chmod 755 ./webalizer
Once completed you will be able to view your web stats by visiting http://www.yourdomain.com/stats/


Automate this process for new accounts
If you have a VPS/VDS/PDS server, you can automate the process above so that all new web hosting accounts on your server get this configured automatically. Note that for any existing accounts, the above (manual) process would need to be completed:

  1. Download the automation file
  2. Extract and rename to postwwwacct.php and upload to /usr/local/cpanel/scripts

Thats it! Any new web hosting accounts created via cPanel with get the script installed automatically at account creation time.

Automate this process for new accounts - with authentication security
Similar to above, this option automates the deployment of these scripts at account creation time, however includes apache .htaccess password authentication to the stats. The default credentials are included in the configuration file and should be changed prior to uploading. The credentials can also be changed from within cPanel after creation.

  1. Download the automation file
  2. Extract and rename to postwwwacct.php and upload to /usr/local/cpanel/scripts

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