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by Latest Version | CentOS 7

Feature-rich free and open source control panel with more than 3 million installations.

Get essential control panel features without paying for a license or subscription. aaPanel is designed for a minimal and streamlined control panel experience so you get what you need without having to install a range of plugins. Get in-depth resource expansion, free security extensions, and a powerful online editor to code right in the control panel. aaPanel receives weekly updates to provide up-to-date features and secure your environment.

Deploying the aaPanel Marketplace App

Linode Configuration Options

ConfigurationDescription
Select an ImageCentOS 7 is currently the only image supported by the aaPanel Marketplace App, and it is pre-selected on the Linode creation page. Required.
RegionThe region where you would like your Linode to reside. In general, it’s best to choose a location that’s closest to you. For more information on choosing a DC, review the How to Choose a Data Center guide. You can also generate MTR reports for a deeper look at the network routes between you and each of our data centers. Required.
Linode PlanYour Linode’s hardware resources. aaPanel can be supported on any size Linode, but we suggest you deploy your aaPanel App on a Linode plan that reflects how you plan on using it. If you decide that you need more or fewer hardware resources after you deploy your app, you can always resize your Linode to a different plan. Required.
Linode LabelThe name for your Linode, which must be unique between all of the Linodes on your account. This name is how you identify your server in the Cloud Manager Dashboard. Required.
Root PasswordThe primary administrative password for your Linode instance. This password must be provided when you log in to your Linode via SSH. The password must meet the complexity strength validation requirements for a strong password. Your root password can be used to perform any action on your server, so make it long, complex, and unique. Required.

After providing all required Linode Options, click on the Create button. Your aaPanel App will complete installation anywhere between 5-10 minutes after your Linode has finished provisioning

Getting Started After Deployment

Access your aaPanel App

  1. After aaPanel has finished installing, log into your Linode via SSH, replacing 192.0.2.0 with your Linode’s IP address, and entering your Linode’s root password when prompted:
    ssh [email protected]
  2. Once you login to the Linode, you will need to run the following command to obtain your login information for your aaPanel dashboard:
    cat /root/.aapanel_info

  3. Once you visit the URL and enter the login credentials you will be prompted to choose which One-Click services (LAMP/LNMP) you would like to install:

Now that you’ve accessed your dashboard, checkout the official aaPanel documentation to learn how to further configure your instance.

The aaPanel Marketplace App was built by aaPanel for Linode. For support regarding app deployment, contact Linode Support. For support regarding the tool or software itself, contact aaPanel via the aaPanel Community Forum.