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This interface allows you to edit feature lists, which you can assign to packages that you apply to cPanel accounts. Feature lists provide or prevent access to specific cPanel features.

Predefined feature lists

cPanel & WHM includes the default, disabled, and Mail Only feature lists by default.

If you disable a feature in the disabled feature list, the system disables the feature for all of the users on your server. You cannot override this feature list with a new list.

  • To enable a feature in the default feature list, select the feature's checkbox. 
  • To disable a feature in the disabled feature list, select the feature's checkbox.

Create and edit a feature list

To create a new feature list or edit an existing feature list, perform the following steps:

  1. Choose one of the following options:

  2. Select checkboxes to enable features, or deselect checkboxes to disable features. 

    To disable a feature in the disabled feature list, select the feature's checkbox.

  3. Click Save.

Delete a feature list

To remove an existing feature list, perform the following steps:

  1. From the Manage a feature list menu, select the feature list to remove.
  2. Click Delete.

Selectable features

  • This table lists the cPanel interfaces for the default cPanel theme (Paper Lantern). If you use the another theme for the cPanel interface, these interfaces and locations may vary slightly.
  • Some cPanel features may require that you enable additional settings in order for them to function. Read each feature's documentation for additional information.
  • Various settings and customizations can add or remove features from this interface. You may see additional features that display a Legacy label if they correspond to a deprecated theme, or a Plugin label, if they correspond to a specific plugin. The following list is not canonical for every server.

On most cPanel & WHM servers, you can select the following cPanel features:


Ability to Change MXAllows the user to modify MX entries.
Addon Domain ManagerAllows the user to manage addon domains.
Advanced DNS Zone EditorEnables the Advanced Zone Editor interface (Home >> Domains >> Advanced Zone Editor).
Agora Shopping CartEnables Agora Shopping Cart.
Analog StatsEnables the Analog statistics program.
Apache Handlers ManagerEnables the Apache Handlers interface (Home >> Advanced >> Apache Handlers).
Apache SpamAssassin™Enables the Apache SpamAssassin interface (Home >> Email >> Apache SpamAssassin).
Apache SpamAssassin Spam BoxEnables Apache's SpamAssassin's Spam Box feature.
API Shell (for developers)Enables the API Shell interface (Home >> Advanced >> API Shell).
Autoresponder Manager

Enables the Autoresponders interface (Home >> Email >> Autoresponders).

AutoSSLEnables AutoSSL functionality.
Awstats StatsEnables the AWStats statistics program.
Backup ManagerEnables the Backup interface (Home >> Files >> Backup).
Backup WizardEnables the Backup Wizard interface (Home >> Files >> Backup Wizard).
Bandwidth StatsEnables the Bandwidth interface (Home >> Metrics >> Bandwidth).
BoxTrapper Spam TrapEnables the BoxTrapper interface (Home >> Email >> BoxTrapper).
Change LanguageEnables the Change Language interface (Home >> Preferences >> Change Language).
Change StyleEnables the Change Style interface (Home >> Preferences >> Change Style).
Choose Log ProgramsEnables the Metrics Editor interface (Home >> Metrics >> Metrics Editor).
cPanel SpotlightEnables the cPanel interface's feature spotlight. For more information, read our The cPanel Interface documentation.
cPanel MarketEnables cPanel Market functionality.
CPU and Concurrent Connection Usage

Enables the Server Load statistic in cPanel's Server Information interface.

This feature only exists on servers that run CloudLinux™.

CrontabEnables the Cron Jobs interface (Home >> Advanced >> Cron Jobs).
CSV Import (Email & Forwarders)Enables the use of .csv files to import new email addresses or forwarders.
Custom Error PagesEnables the Error Pages interface (Home >> Advanced >> Error Pages).
Default Address ManagerEnables the Default Address interface (Home >> Email >> Default Address).
Directory Selection PopupEnables the Directory Selection window when the user opens the File Manager interface (Home >> Files >> File Manager).
Disk Usage ViewerEnables the Disk Usage interface (Home >> Files >> Disk Usage).
Email Account ManagerEnables the Email Accounts interface (Home >> Email >> Email Accounts).
Email ArchivingEnables the Archive interface (Home >> Email >> Archive).
Email Authentication

Enables the Authentication interface (Home >> Email >> Authentication).

Email Delivery RouteThis feature is deprecated.
Email Domain ForwardingEnables the Forward All Email for a Domain setting in the Forwarders interface (Home >> Email >> Forwarders).
Email Filtering Manager

Enables the Email Filters interface (Home >> Email >> Email Filters).

Email GreylistingEnables the Configure Greylisting interface (Home >> Email >> Configure Greylisting).
Email Trace

Enables the Track Delivery interface (Home >> Email >> Track Delivery).

Error LogEnables the Errors interface (Home >> Metrics >> Errors).
File ManagerEnables the File Manager interface (Home >> Files >> File Manager).
Forwarder ManagerEnables the Forwarders interface (Home >> Email >> Forwarders).
FTP Account ManagerEnables the FTP Accounts interface (Home >> Files >> FTP Accounts).
FTP SettingsAllows the user to manage FTP settings.
Getting Started Wizard

Enables the deprecated x3 theme's Getting Started Wizard interface.

This interface does not exist in the default cPanel theme. 

Hotlink ProtectionEnables the Hotlink Protection interface (Home >> Security >> Hotlink Protection).
Image Manager

Enables the Images interface (Home >> Files >> Images).

Index ManagerEnables the Indexes interface (Home >> Advanced >> Indexes).
Install Perl ModulesAllows the user to install Perl modules from the Site Software interface (Home >> Software >> Site Software).
Install PHP Pear ModulesAllows the user to install PHP PEAR modules from the Site Software interface (Home >> Software >> Site Software).
Install Ruby ModulesAllows the user to install Ruby on Rails modules from the Site Software interface (Home >> Software >> Site Software).
IP Deny Manager

Enables the IP Blocker interface (Home >> Security >> IP Blocker).

Latest VisitorsEnables the Visitors interface (Home >> Metrics >> Visitors).
Leech Protect (requires Webprotect)Enables the Leech Protection interface (Home >> Security >> Leech Protection).
Mailman List Manager

Enables the Mailing Lists interface (Home >> Email >> Mailing Lists).

Mime Types Manager Enables the MIME Types interface (Home >> Advanced >> MIME Types).
ModSecurity™ Domain ManagerEnables the ModSecurity interface (Home >> Security >> ModSecurity).
MultiPHP INI Editor

Enables the MultiPHP INI Editor interface (Home >> Software >> MultiPHP INI Manager).

This interface is only available on servers that run EasyApache 4. 

MultiPHP Manager

Enables the MultiPHP Manager interface (Home >> Software >> MultiPHP Manager).

This interface is only available on servers that run EasyApache 4. 

MySQLEnables MySQL®.
Network ToolsEnables the Track DNS interface (Home >> Advanced >> Track DNS).
Optimize WebsiteEnables the Optimize Website interface (Home >> Software >> Optimize Website).
Parked Domain Manager 

Enables the Aliases interface (Home >> Domains >> Aliases).

Password ChangeEnables the Password & Security interface (Home >> Preferences >> Password & Security).
PGP/GPGEnables PGP and GPG encryption.
PhpMyAdminEnables phpMyAdmin.
PhpPgAdminEnables phpPgAdmin.
PostgreSQLEnables PostgreSQL®.
Raw Access LogsEnables the Raw Access interface (Home >> Metrics >> Raw Access).
Redirect Manager Enables the Redirects interface (Home >> Domains >> Redirects).
Remote Calendars and Address BooksEnables the Calendars and Contacts interface (Home >> Email >> Calendars and Contacts).
Ruby on Rails Enables Ruby on Rails®.
See PHP ConfigurationEnables the PHP interface (Home >> Software >> PHP).
Server Status Viewer Enables the Service Information information in cPanel's Server Information interface.
Simple DNS Zone EditorEnables the Simple Zone Editor interface (Home >> Domains >> Simple Zone Editor).
Site PublisherEnables the Site Publisher interface (Home >> Domains >> Site Publisher).
Site SoftwareEnables the Site Software interface (Home >> Software >> Site Software).
SSH Connection WindowEnables the SSH Access interface (Home >> Security >> SSH Access).
SSL Host Installer Enables SSL certificate installation.
SSL ManagerEnables the SSL/TLS interface (Home >> Security >> SSL/TLS).
SSL/TLS WizardEnables the SSL/TLS Wizard interface (Home >> Security >> SSL/TLS Wizard)
Subdomain Manager Enables the Subdomains interface (Home >> Domains >> Subdomains).
Subdomain StatsEnables statistics for subdomains.
Theme SwitchingEnables the Theme menu in the General Information section of cPanel's Home interface.
Two-Factor Authentication (Google Authenticator)Enables the Two-Factor Authentication interface (Home >> Security >> Two-Factor Authentication).
Update Notification PreferencesEnables notification preference options in the Contact Information interface (Home >> Preferences >> Contact Information).
Video Tutorials

Enables the x3 theme's Video Tutorials interface (Home >> Preferences >> Video Tutorials).

This interface does not exist in the default cPanel theme.

Virus ScannerEnables ClamAV virus scans.
Web DiskEnables the Web Disk interface (Home >> Files >> Web Disk).
Webalizer StatsEnables the Webalizer statistics program.
WebmailEnables the Webmail feature in the Email Accounts interface (Home >> Email >> Email Accounts).

Enables the WebProtect application.

WordPress (cPanel)Enables the cPanel-provided WordPress® installer.

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