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  1. Add option to reset back ownership of files / folder to app user (chown)

    Right now we can reset permission in APPLICATION SETTINGS, which is very helpful when you want to delete files, etc. But there is no option to revert back to the ownership to app user.
    It will be very handy to have this instead of asking staff to run a chown.

    8 votes
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  2. Add Full URL path to files to Application Management tab

    This is the part of the file path that precedes your document root (eg /home/<your-id>.cloudwaysapps.com/<your-user>/public_html/public_html/). This is relatively easy to find but simply posting it as part of the application information would save needless steps.

    8 votes
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  3. Ability to backup just the database and restore it from the console.

    Ability to backup just the database and restore it from the console.

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    You can easily achieve this via the Dump and Import features of the Click&Go Mysql Manager from console. We think that this should be enough for most cases.

    Cloudways Team

  4. Confusing / wrong password info after migration

    there is a wrong/confusing information in the panel

    1. Create an app, WordPress
    2. Migrate a WP website into this app using Cloudways migrate plugin
    3. In the app infos, we see : Admin panel, Password : xxx

    This password xxx is wrong, as it's the password of the imported WP that replaced this one
    It's confusing
    Maybe after a migration has been done, replace this password xxx by a sentence explaining this

    7 votes
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  5. Add bandwidth monitoring for CDN

    I need to know how much I will get charged by enabling CloudwaysCDN

    7 votes
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  6. Add Web Based File manager Like KodExplorer

    We need a feature like they provide in the cpanel and other many hosting of web based file manager.
    The kodexplorer is one of the most advanced web based file managers.
    Please add this feature, it's really hard to use ftp for many reasons.

    7 votes
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  7. Slow queries: add an option to enable logs for slow queries

    with the option to choose to log in DB or in Files

    7 votes
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  8. 7 votes
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  9. git deployment in a folder

    Git deployment in Click&Go console start automatically in the document root folder. If my git repository do not contains the document root folder then i can't use the click&go console, without changing my git repository. This is avoided also if i have more repositories in the same document root. I would like the click&go console to have a destination folder to deploy in.

    7 votes
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  10. Cloudways should have a control panel with file manager . file updates should not be limited to FTPs or SFTPs

    FTPs are very slow .it is more convenient to have a file manager which most hosting platforms do. There we can upload large zipped files with convenience.

    6 votes
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  11. Confusing / wrong password info after migration

    there is a wrong/confusing information in the panel

    1. Create an app, WordPress
    2. Migrate a WP website into this app using Cloudways migrate plugin
    3. In the app infos, we see : Admin panel, Password : xxx

    This password xxx is wrong, as it's the password of the imported WP that replaced this one
    It's confusing
    Maybe after a migration has been done, replace this password xxx by a sentence explaining this

    6 votes
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  12. Add ability to schedule automatic server shutdown/enable

    Add ability to schedule automatic server shutdown/enable.

    If i have a server that i know is only required to be used during regular business hours, but i dont want it accessible or paying for it during non-business hours, I'd like to automatically schedule it to go offline and then come back online later.

    IE: i want to shut it down every day at 1am and bring it back online at 6am, without having to do it manually.

    6 votes
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  13. Interface option to restore local backups

    I need a option in platform to restore the local backup... Today the only way to restore a local backup is manual.

    6 votes
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  14. Force git pull deploys

    Be able to force a git pull deploy. When you try to deploy a significant change in the app code you get merge errors, that could be avoided if the pulls were forced.

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  15. What do you think about option to see exactly the state of storage taken by app, storage left etc. Would something like that be doable?

    What do you think about option to see exactly the state of storage taken by app, storage left etc. Would something like that be doable?

    5 votes
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  16. Display the access status on applications page

    In the application overview page: https://platform.cloudways.com/apps it would be usual to highlight whether application access has been disabled. Very handy when managing many applications with different statuses. Example mockup: https://ibb.co/mbJzTw

    5 votes
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  17. Filter Applications by Server or Project

    I'd like to filter and not only sort by Server my applications as the list is getting too big.

    5 votes
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  18. Cloudways Support Ticketing Platform should work independently.

    Whenever I click any customer support response link received on our email like this- http://tickets.cloudways.com/hc/requests/60596 , it first asks me to open and login 'Cloudways Console Platform' and then it opens the server dashboard, then I need to click help button on the top left, then 'create ticket' and then my activities to see my support tickets.

    Why can't we directly login to https://tickets.cloudways.com to check our support ticket?

    Kindly work on this process flow.

    Thanks.

    5 votes
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  19. Add tmux to terminal

    Would be nice to have a tmux sessions to use one connection to a server. This will become more popular when you add the load balancing some of infrastructures may hide child nodes from internet, but use the internal network instead

    5 votes
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  20. Allow a team member to have SFTP access to multiple applications without requiring to create multiple SFTP accounts

    Would like an easy way for the account owner to create SFTP/SSH account (login/password) creation for team members and then assign those accounts to various servers/applications.

    Account owner should be able to delete/disable/suspend account, but the team members don't need to setup or activate their own account.

    5 votes
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