The Cal.net Web Hosting department offers its hosting customers the convenience of one of two Hosting control panels. Those utilizing Linux Hosting enjoy the industry leading cPanel Control Panel, and Windows Hosting Customers have the leading Windows based control panel, Plesk.
The first step is determining which machine your domain is hosted on. If you are a windows user, click on the start button in the lower left corner of your screen.
type “cmd” at the command prompt, and then click OK….
A black box will pop up on your screen, at the command prompt type “ping ” hit the space bar once, then type the name of your domain
Wait for the command to finish, then look for numbers like those circled in red, this is the IP Address of the server your domain is hosted on.
If that number is 188.8.131.52, your domain uses the cPanel control panel.
If it is 184.108.40.206, you have access to the Plesk control panel.
If it is neither, and you would like access to a control panel, contact the webmaster at email@example.com, and we will be happy to move your domain to a server with a control panel.
Click on “Log In Using SSL”
Enter your username and password
Enjoy the control panel.
There will be a separate entry for the Plesk control panel…