DirectAdmin Features.

DirectAdmin User and Reseller side feature list


User Features


  • E-mail Administration
  • Users can create POP/IMAP accounts, catch-all e-mail addresses, forwarders, mailing lists, autoresponders, and webmail. Filters allow users to block mail by domain, keyword, and size. Adult Filter is also available.

  • FTP Management
  • Users can create FTP accounts and set directory permissions for each account. Anonymous FTP is also supported.

  • DNS Menu
  • Users can can add and remove records, change MX settings, and anything else that goes with full DNS control.

  • Statistics Menu
  • Users have available every possible statistic about their account. More advanced options and Webalizer are also included.

  • Subdomains Menu
  • Users can list, create, delete and get statistics on subdomains.

  • File Manager
  • A user-friendly and fast alternative to FTP. Includes every feature needed to build and maintain a web site.

  • MySQL Databases
  • Users can easily create, modify, and delete MySQL databases from this menu.

  • Site Backup
  • Using this powerful tool, users can backup and restore only what they want to. For example, account data but not web site files.

  • Softaculous
  • Softaculous provides 1-click auto-installs of various web-applications like WordPress, phpBB etc, Users can install applications with a single click of a button.

  • Error Pages
  • Users can create custom messages and outputs for 401, 403, 404, and 500 error codes.

  • Directory Password Protection
  • Users can password protect any directory with a username and password.

  • CloudLinux
  • Admin interface within DirectAdmin software to easily manage account usage and Improve stability.

  • PHP Selector
  • Allows the client to select which version of PHP should be associated with the php extension.

  • Advanced Tools
  • Users can install SSL certificates, view sever information and installed perl modules, set cron jobs, mime types, and apache handlers, and enable site redirection and domain pointers.

Reseller Features


  • Create / List / Modify Accounts
  • Account creation, listing, modification, and deletion is done quickly and easily.

  • User Packages
  • Resellers can create predefined account packages using this feature. When creating an account, the reseller simply chooses a package instead of manually setting each account feature.

  • Reseller Statistics
  • Resellers are provided with a complete overview of their total usage. Resellers may also sort data by users to quickly assess the overall situation.

  • Message All Users
  • Resellers can quickly send a message to all their customers by using DirectAdmin's built in ticket support system.

  • Import / Manage Skins
  • With this menu option, resellers can quickly import and apply new skins with the click of a button.

  • IP Assignment
  • Resellers can allocate IP address to their customers by using this menu option.

  • System / Services Information
  • By clicking this feature, resellers have instant access to server status and system information.

  • Name Servers
  • Resellers can create personalized nameservers for their customers from this menu.

  • CloudLinux
  • Admin interface within DirectAdmin software to easily manage account usage and Improve stability.