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RVSiteBuilder Installation On VPS or Dedicated Server

RVSiteBuilder is a site builder for responsive websites with the new WYSIWYG, enhanced functionalities and more business-ready templates.

If you want to use this site builder under your cPanel, then first you will have to buy a license from RVSiteBuilder License. Once you have a license you can start the RVSiteBuilder installation. Here are the steps to follow:

Step 1

SSH to your cPanel server as root and the run command given below:


It will rebuild cPanel’s internal PHP installation making sure it is up to date.

Step 2

Now download the installer using the command below:

cd /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi/

This command will move you in the correct installation folder.

rm -rf /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi/rvsitebuilderinstaller/

This will remove previous versions of RVSiteBuilder.

rm -f rvsitebuilderinstaller.tar

It will remove any previous download packages of RVSiteBuilder.

wget http://download.rvglobalsoft.com/rvsitebuilderinstaller.tar

This command will download the RVSiteBuilder installation package.

tar -xvf rvsitebuilderinstaller.tar

It will extract the package file.

chmod 755 addon_rvsitebuilder.cgi

This command will give an execute permission to file addon_rvsitebuilder.cgi

rm -f rvsitebuilderinstaller.tar

This command will remove the downloaded RVSiteBuilder installation package file.

Step 3

Next, login to your WHM. In WHM panel, at the left menu under Plugins section, you will find RVGlobalsoft Manager, click it to open apps manager.

Step 4

Next, click RVSiteBuilder Installer to start the automated installation process.

Step 5

Once installation completed, you will be sent to RVSiteBuilder Manager automatically. Then you have to configure RV SiteBuilder.

Done!! Now you will see RVSiteBuilder as a feature in all cPanel accounts.

Special note for specific cPanel skin:


It will automatically switch RVSiteBuilder to RVSkin. If RV Site Builder doesn’t show up or you don’t need hosting package access then you can edit the Package-Feature List.

X Skin and X3

It supports AddOn API – It will be automatically displayed on cPanel. However, you can manage the feature list in WHM Feature Manager.


Upgrade RVSiteBuilder to Version 1.07 or higher versions. You have to manually integrate it by editing a file


Insert the following code which is on the top of the page

<cpanel include="rvsitebuilder/RVSTopFrame.html">

Also, you need to edit


Place following code in the area, you would like to show RVSiteBuilder Icon.

<cpanel include="rvsitebuilder/RVS2CPSkinmenu.html">

You don’t have to edit file RVS2CPSkinmenu.html. Your change will be lost after the RVSiteBuilder update. If you want to edit it you can copy it to the new file, rename and change the cPanel including the path to the new one.


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