You must open up the file conf/conf.inc.php and enter in your software license before you start.
1.) Upload the ipanel folder to your public_html directory
2.) CHMOD 0777 the following files /conf & /ads folder including the header.html and footer.html files in the ads folder.
3.) Create a mysql data base and write down this information for install
4.) Go to http://www.yourdomain.com/ipanel/install
and complete installation!
5.) Run this in your browser: http://www.yourdomain.com/ipanel/phpinfo.php
. Scroll down to the apache information. The last listing is loaded modules. If mod_layout is not listed you will need to get it installed.
6.) Delete the install folder.
7.) You will now need to login to your cpanel account and under cron jobs set up this cron.
1. php -q /home/username/public_html/ipanel/cron/cronjob.php - set this to run every 2 minuets (ex. */2 * * * * php -q /home/username/public_html/ipanel/cron/cronjob.php)
8.) Login and configure your ipanel install at http://www.yourdomain.com/ipanel/admin
You must login and in the configuration area for mod_layout paths enter in the correct paths before you complete the last step.
9.) Setup a cron job as root for httpd_conf cron having it run every 30 minutes or however often you want to check for accounts to 'initiate' ads for their site. It is recommended to run every 60 mins.
To do this login to your server through ssh as root. Type in this command crontab –e This will open all the root cron jobs. Then add your cron like shown below and type ctrl+x at the same time. It will ask if you like to save the changes make sure there is a y and hit enter. Then it will ask for a file name to save it as just hit enter as your current file name will already be listed there.
EXAMPLE: */10 * * * * php -q /home/username/public_html/ipanel/cron/cronjob.php --job=httpd_conf
* You must have the php after the time to run and before the file to be ran with a space separating them.
Note: You must have ipanel installed on the server that the forced ads will be one or the forced ads will not work.