Softaculous 5.3.1 Launched in Stable branch

Softaculous Team has launched 5.3.1 in the Stable branch.

Following is the list of changes :

1) [Feature] : Added support for top scripts category in Directadmin Evolution skin. This is enabled by default and can be disabled from Softaculous admin panel ->Settings -> Select Top Scripts page.

Top Scripts section in Directadmin – Evolution skin

2) [Feature] : Users can now traverse in the scripts list in the search menu using arrow keys.

3) [Task] : Added a separate CLI utility to refresh Softaculous license. Guide.

4) [Task] : Improvements in Admin Import utility.

5) [Bug Fix] : While Cloning or Staging WordPress installations the theme customization done from WordPress admin panel were lost due to a bug. This has been fixed now.

6) [Bug Fix] : Remote Import did not work when the destination directory was multiple level e.g. http://example.com/wp1/wp2/wp3 This is fixed now.

7) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, some users having the FTP account pointing to document root of the domain were unable to add/edit domain. This bug was introduced in Softaculous 5.3.0. This is fixed now.

8) [Bug Fix] : In Directadmin PHP version detection failed on some servers due to a change in response from Directadmin API. This has been fixed with backward compatibility so it will work with latest as well as old Directadmin instances.

9) [Bug Fix] : On some Plesk Obsidian servers Softaculous was unable to connect with the Plesk API. This is fixed now.

10) [Bug Fix] : In VestaCP users were unable to download large backup files. This is fixed now.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 5.3.0 Launched in Stable branch

Softaculous Team has launched 5.3.0 in the Stable branch.

Following is the list of changes :

1) [Feature] : In Directadmin, admins can now import scripts installed manually by their users. This was already supported for cPanel. Refer to the guide.

2) [Task] : Minor UI improvements.

3) [Task] : Improved Russian translation.

4) [Bug Fix] : In Softaculous Remote, Push to Live was not working. This bug was introduced in Softaculous 5.2.9 which was released on September 23rd 2019. This is fixed now.

5) [Bug Fix] : On some servers with very low MySQL wait_timeout configuration Clone, Staging, Push to Live reported MySQL server gone away error. This is fixed now and does not require any change in MySQL server configuration.

6) [Bug Fix] : In CLI tasks like Auto Upgrade, Auto Backups, Remote Import, etc the emails sent to users owned by Resellers ignored the “From Email” set in Reseller panel. This is fixed now.

The next version will have new features and improvements.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous now available on Vesta Control Panel


Hi,

We are pleased to announce that Softaculous auto installer is now available on Vesta Control Panel.

Vesta Control Panel is a Free, Simple & Clever Hosting Control Panel licensed under GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENCE Version 3. Vesta Control Panel’s Web Interface is extremely fast and its even faster with keyboard shortcuts. Vesta uses latest and greatest versions and depending on available system resources it delivers optimized configuration for Low/Medium/High RAM server types.

How to install Softaculous in Vesta Control Panel :

1. CLI Interface :
SSH to your server as root and execute the following command :
/usr/bin/sudo /usr/local/vesta/bin/v-add-vesta-softaculous

2. GUI Interface :
Softaculous can be installed from Vesta admin panel as well.

  • Login to the Vesta Control Panel as admin and go to Server tab in the top bar
  • Click on the Configure button next to your server hostname
  • Scroll to the bottom and click on Vesta Control Panel Plugins dropdown
  • Search for the Softaculous dropdown, select yes and click on Save button
  • That’s it ! Softaculous is installed on your server.

You can also refer to the following guide :
http://www.softaculous.com/docs/Installing_Softaculous_in_VestaCP

Once Softaculous is installed you can access it using the Apps link in the top bar when logged in as a USER or ADMIN.

By default Softaculous Free version is installed which has access to limited scripts. You can purchase the premium Softaculous license here :
http://www.softaculous.com/clients?ca=buy

We hope you enjoy installing and maintaining apps via Softaculous in Vesta.

Happy New Year from the Softaculous !!

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

2017 Year In Review – Softaculous Auto Installer


2017 has been a big year at Softaculous !! As we bid goodbye to 2017, its time to review the changes in the past 12 months.

Major changes in 2017

  • Added several features, bug fixes and improvements. One of the features we recently added allows users to backup their installations on Remote location like Dropbox/FTP/FTPS/SFTP.
  • Added 28 new scripts. Some of the recent scripts we added include Handesk, Firefly III, Zdoo, Zsite, Akaunting, SimpleRisk, GeniXCMS, ILIAS, Nuked Klan, HuMo-gen. Check out the complete list here.
  • 1270 Script Updates. With our commitment to keep our scripts library updated we released the updates for most of scripts on the same day when the script vendor released the update. Check out the complete list here.
  • We also added many new partners this year who started offering Softaculous to their clients for the ease of maintaining scripts. Check out our NOC partners list here.
  • SitePad LogoWe released a new product this year, SitePad Website builder which is a Drag & Drop Website Builder with 300+ templates and 40+ widgets which lets you create and publish your website within minutes. Visit website here.

We would like to Thank all our clients for showing confidence in our products. We appreciate your business with us and assure you that we will deliver more features and enhancements in 2018

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us at Softaculous !!

PS : We are working during the holiday season so you can contact us for support related or any other queries and we will be glad to help you.
https://www.softaculous.com/support/

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Install 350+ Apps on ISPmanager via Softaculous


Softaculous is now available as the default auto installer in ISPmanager 5. Install 350+ apps like WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, etc with ease from your IPSmanager 5 panel.

Thanks to an integration module developed by team ISPsystem in collaboration with team Softaculous, the solution is available to all ISPmanager 5 users.

Even if you are not an advanced ISPmanager 5 user, the web-script installation process will become seamless, quick, simple, and secure for you. All you need to do to start using this new functionality is to activate the integration module within your ISPmanager 5 control panel, after which it will become available in the “Additional Apps” section of the control panel.

Server management without specialized administration skills is a fundamental part of ISPmanager’s philosophy. Now, with Softaculous included in ISPmanager as a plug-in, we can offer our clients the highest level of ease and convenience for installation and managment of applications!
Pavel Guralnik, VP of Business Development @ISPsystem

Softaculous is available as a free module for ISPmanager 5 (from version 5.33) with 56 applications. By purchasing a premium version of Softaculous through our BILLmanager you will gain access to 350+ web-scrips.

Learn more about the integration here.

About ISPmanager
ISPmanager 5 Lite is a flexible web hosting control panel with the perfect balance of functionality, usability and price. To this date the panel has been already been installed on hundreds of thousands of servers worldwide. With such features as multiple user roles, built-in PHP selector, backup management system, data import from remote server and many, many more great features, ISPmanager became a perfect solution for both Dedicated and VPS server administration!
www.ispsystem.com

Softaculous now available on CentOS Web Panel


Hi,

We are pleased to announce that Softaculous is now available as the default auto installer on CentOS Web Panel.

CentOS Web Panel is a Free Web Hosting control panel is designed for quick and easy management of (Dedicated & VPS) servers without need to use ssh console for every little thing. There are lots of options and features for server management in this control panel.

How to install Softaculous in CentOS Web Panel :
Softaculous can be installed with one click from CentOS Web Panel admin panel. Login to the CentOS Web Panel as root and go to Script Installers -> Scripts Manager and click on the Install Softaculous button.
You can also refer to the following guide :
http://www.softaculous.com/docs/Installing_Softaculous_in_CentOS_Web_Panel

By default Softaculous Free version is installed which has access to limited scripts. You can purchase the premium Softaculous license here :
http://www.softaculous.com/clients?ca=buy

Once Softaculous is installed you can access it under the File Management and Script Installers section when logged in as a USER.
Access_Softaculous_in_CWP

We hope you like the new changes and we will be adding more features in the upcoming releases.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 4.5.5 released with support for Japanese

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v4.5.5.Full Story


Hi,

The Softaculous Team has released Softaculous 4.5.5

1) Added Japanese language.

2) Admin can now create a blacklist of scripts (i.e. scripts to be disabled). Click here for guide.

3) Admin can enable backups to be taken by admin using CLI even when the backups are disabled for endusers. Enable the setting “Allow admin to backup from command line” from Softaculous Admin panel -> Settings. Click here for CLI backup guide.

4) Auto Install API now supports ISP System.

5) Improved Script packaging API to deliver script updates faster.

6) Bug Fix : In ISP System control panel user was unable to access Softaculous when logged in ISP System control panel into different browsers. This has been fixed now.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous now available for Free on XAMPP, EasyPHP and WAMP


Softaculous auto installer is now available on your desktop environments like XAMPP, EasyPHP and WAMP server. Installing apps like WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, Magento and 330+ applications is now as easy as ONE Click via Softaculous. Get started with developing a blog, forum, wiki, e-commerce site within minutes.

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The Softaculous apps library includes popular applications, including: WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Concrete5, Moodle, ShopSite, phpBB, MyBB, SMF, bbPress, b2evolution, StatusNet, Coppermine, Gallery, Mediawiki, DokuWiki, TikiWiki, Elgg, Dolphin, OpenX, SquirrelMail, LimeSurvey, Piwik, Mantis, SugarCRM, WHMCS, PrestaShop, Magento, CraftySyntax, osTicket, Claroline, etc. most of which can be installed in several languages by just choosing the language on the Install form.

Softaculous also offers AMPPS – a WAMP, MAMP and LAMP stack with Softaculous installed. AMPPS is a complete package on your desktop, same like the server that provides many open source web applications. Application Management, Domain management, Database management, etc are provided in a secure environment to ease your development.

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Softaculous 4.5.2 released

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v4.5.2.Full Story


Hi,

The Softaculous Team has released Softaculous 4.5.2

1) Added option for endusers to install WordPress themes from the WordPress install form itself.
Theme_section

2) Endusers can now select to auto update WordPress plugins or themes. This can be selected on the Install form or on Edit Installation page.

3) Improved the Import utility to import installations from other auto installers. Here is the guide.

4) Bug Fix : When all the scripts in a Category were disabled the category was displayed as undefined. This is fixed now and the category will be hidden when there are no scripts enabled under that category.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team