CDN Setup

With the SiteHost Control Panel, enabling the CDN service is easy and straightforward. When you are ready to start, follow the below steps:

  1. Log in to the SiteHost Control Panel.
  2. Click the CDN module from the menu on the left.
  3. Locate the Zone Name you want to enable the CDN service for, click the On button in the correspondent line.
  4. When prompted, select the records for which you would like to enable the CDN service for.
  5. Click the Enable CDN button.

Managing the CDN service

Once the CDN service has been enabled, you will be taken to the configuration page for the zone, which allows you to:

  1. Change the records CDN status within the selected Zone.
    • For a given record, in the correspondent line click On or Off as required.
  2. Enable the Development Mode, which is useful if you are making changes to your websites and need to see the results instantly.
    • Click the Development Mode tab, click the Enable Development Mode button.
  3. Purge the cache removing all copies of your files from the CDN nodes, forcing them to be reloaded from your origin server.
    • Click the Purge Cache tab, click the Purge Cache button.

Disabling the CDN service

If you no longer require the CDN service, you can disable it going through the steps below:

  1. Log in to the SiteHost Control Panel.
  2. Click the CDN module from the menu on the left.
  3. Locate the Zone Name you want to disable the CDN service for, click the Off button in the correspondent line.

You can also turn all CDN functions off through the CDN Zone configuration page, simply click on Disable CDN option at the top right-hand side.