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We do not offer free trials.

However, we do offer a 15-day money back guarantee for all web packages and VPS packages.  For more information on our money back guarantee, please see our Terms of Service.

Yes we do.  cPanel/WHM licenses can be added as an addon to your VPS account.

All of our Managed VPS packages also come with cPanel/WHM bundled in free of charge.

The minimum requirements to run cPanel/WHM on your VPS may be found here.

Clients can set reverse DNS (RDNS/PTR) right from our billing panel.  Simply click on IP Management from your dashboard and enter in any entries you need to.

Before adding a reverse entry, you must make sure that the forward resolves to your IP.  If the domain does not resolve to your IP, the update will fail.


We allow all legal content on our Virtual Private Servers!

If you would like us to install an IRCd for you, please open a support ticket and we can discuss your needs!

Yes, we do not limit the number of active ssh sessions you have on your account.
Yes, all Virtual Private Server packages come with full root access

Our web hosting servers support all major versions of PHP.

With CloudLinux and the PHP Selector, we're able to offer: PHP 4.4, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0, 7.1 and 7.2.

Our support department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to handle any technical tickets that may arise.

Our billing and sales departments are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm EST.

If you would like to cancel your services with SpexHost, please do the following:

1) Login to our Support Center
2) Click on Products -> Product List
3) Under the Actions menu of the product you wish to cancel, to Cancel Package
4) Describe the reason you'd like to cancel, and select the desired cancellation type

If you pay with a PayPal subscription, you will have to cancel the subscription through www.paypal.com  We have no control over subscriptions.

Yes, we offer a wide variety of SSL certifications.

Please look at our SSL Certificates Page for more information.

Create a .htaccess file in your public_html with the following:

RewriteEngine On

# www redirect
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST}//s%{HTTPS} !^www\. [NC]
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http%3://www.%{HTTP_HOST}/$1 [R=301,L]

# force ssl
RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} !=443
RewriteRule ^ https://%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI} [L,R=301]

We support installation of the following Operating Systems:

  • CentOS 6.x 32 Bit
  • CentOS 6.x 64 Bit
  • CentOS 7.x 64 Bit
  • Debian 7.0 32 Bit
  • Debian 8.0 64 Bit
  • Fedora 20 32 Bit
  • Fedora 20 64 Bit
  • Fedora 21 64 Bit
  • Fedora 22 64 Bit
  • Fedora 23 64 Bit
  • SUSE 13.1 23 Bit
  • SUSE 13.1 64 Bit
  • SUSE 13.2 64 Bit
  • Ubuntu 10.04 32 Bit
  • Ubuntu 10.04 64 Bit
  • Ubuntu 11.10 32 Bit
  • Ubuntu 12.04 32 Bit
  • Ubuntu 12.04 64 Bit
  • Ubuntu 13.10 32 Bit
  • Ubuntu 13.10 64 Bit
  • Ubuntu 14.04 32 Bit
  • Ubuntu 14.04 64 Bit
  • Ubuntu 15.04 64 Bit
  • Ubuntu 16.04 64 Bit

SpexHost offers SSH (secure shell) access and it is enabled on all accounts by default.

Shared and Reseller Web Hosting
Use port 21212 to connect to your server, and use your cPanel username and password.

VPS & Dedicated Server Hosting
Use port 22  to connect to your server, using the username "root" and the password you selected during sign up.

After logging into your cPanel account, click on "Installatron Applications Installer" and then click on "Applications Browser" to view all the applications you can install.