Installation (V6)

How to Install RVsitebuilder for Hosting Provider

Following is installation for RVsitebuilder current active version (6.4). If you want to install RVsitebuilder 7 on your server, please click here.


RVSitebuilder 6 plugin on cPanel control panel supports PHP 5.5, 5.6, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3.

  1. SSH to your server as root and install plugin 'RVglobalsoft manager' by run following shell command:
    cd /usr/src; rm -fv; wget; chmod +x; ./
  2. Login to WHM as root. Go to WHM > Plugins > and run RVglobalsoft manager then follow simple install process.
  3. Configure plugin for your panel.
    It's all done! RVsitebuilder is ready to use for all your users.


RVsitebuilder 6 plugin on DirectAdmin control panel requires PHP 5.6 only. If your server is running PHP 7, RVsitebuilder 7 is the best one. You can install RVsitebuilder 7 on DirectAdmin instead.

To continue RVsitebuilder 6 installation on DirectAdmin while your server is running PHP7.

Part 1 : PHP 5.6 readiness

A. Check PHP 5.6 readiness on your DirectAdmin server.
Run the following command to check if your serve is running with PHP 5.6.
/usr/local/php56/bin/php -v
If the result is as below. PHP 5.6 is ready. You can skip the B.and go to number 1 in installation part 2 below.
PHP 5.6.40 (cli) (built: May 5 2021 15:18:50)
If your DirectAdmin server is not running PHP 5.6, it will return the following result. Here you have to continue to B.
-bash: /usr/local/php56/bin/php: No such file or directory
B. Rebuild custom PHP 5.6 with the following command.
cd /usr/local/directadmin/custombuild
./build set php2_release 5.6
./build update
./build php n
./build rewrite_confs

 Then your server is ready to continue to installation below.

Part 2 : RVsitebuilder 6 installation on DirectAdmin.

  1. SSH to your server as "root" and install plugin 'RVglobalsoft manager' by run following shell command:
    cd /usr/src; rm -fv; wget; chmod +x; ./
  2. Open file 'directadmin.conf' that located in: usr/local/directadmin/conf/directadmin.conf
    2.1 Change the value of 'numservers' from 5 to 15
    2.2 Edit DirectAdmin config file:
    If there's no such config, please add:
    *RVsitebuilder 6 plugin on DirectAdmin doesn't support check_referer=1 .

  3. Restart DirectAdmin
    service directadmin restart
    /etc/init.d/directadmin restart
  4. Go to Directadmin > Admin level > and run 'RVsitebuilder Admin' then follow simple install process.
  5. Login to DirectAdmin as "admin" and Configure plugin on your panel.
  6. RVsitebuilder in DirectAdmin plugins cannot configure hosting plans but you can set plans in user level by RVsitebuilder Admin
    Go to Directadmin > Admin level > open RVsitebuilder Admin and configure in 'User Control List' or 'Reseller Control List.'