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[Linux] DirectAdmin installation

GiedriusGiedrius Administrator
edited December 2021 in Various Tutorials

This tutorial explains how to manually install DirectAdmin with a license on a Linux server from the command line(SSH).


* DirectAdmin license * One of the following OS templates installed: CentOS 7, CentOS 8, Debian 8, Debian 9, Debian 10, Debian 11


DirectAdmin installation is very simply you simply, here are the basic steps:

  1. Connect to your Linux server via SSH;
  2. Enter the following installation command:

bash <(curl -Ss || wget -O -

  1. Once the command is executed, a download will start, shortly after you will be prompted to enter your license key. Enter your DirectAdmin license key and proceed.

That is it, once the installation is complete, DirectAdmin can be accessed at http://server.ip.address:2222.

Important. Use the Admin username/password provided by the file: /usr/local/directadmin/scripts/setup.txt

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