Service Improvement

Cloudways values its customers and their feedback! You can now give us your feedback on how we can improve Cloudways services, solution and products by pitching in your ideas!

  • Hot ideas
  • Top ideas
  • New ideas
  • My feedback
  1. While creating Team users can we create a user who will have only access to Start and Stop the server.

    While creating Team users can we create a user who will have only access to Start and Stop the server.
    Currently the user with "Full Access" is able to "Delete" the server,we don't want to provide this access to one of our user.

    This can be useful for the teams where one is expected to only "Start and "Stop" the server and do not do any other activity.

    1 vote
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Loggly App Addon

    I would like to be able to deploy Loggly to my servers, however with limited access I am unable to perform this.

    I would be very handy if Cloudways gave the option to deploy loggly with a few clicks.

    All I really want is access to the apache log files, for all the servers across our accounts in one centralised place.

    10 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Add-ons  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Fine grain team member permissions

    Please add permissions/restrictions for:

    Purchasing additional services
    Scaling the server
    Changing packages
    Managing Addons

    10 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  Console Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Drupal site migration documentation

    I am having a lot of permission issues trying to migrate a drupal site. a simple document on how to migrate a site would be nice.... back to trial and error.

    1 vote
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Customer Support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. 2 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Server Settings  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Fix the ClicknGo functions that don't work in Firefox

    There's no way Cloudways should have functionality in the ClicknGo console that fails outright when using Firefox. (Specifically referring to clicktocopy buttons). At this point in time, cross-browser functionality should be a given, especially for admin pages.

    Either implement the extra functionality in a way that is compatible with all major browsers, create an automatic fallback solution for no-supported browsers, or at the very least, put a notation on each non-compatible function marking the browsers with which it will not work. As it is now, it's a major frustration that makes Cloudways look amateurish when the reason for the failure…

    2 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Console Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Paul can you list any other functionality that is not working with Firebox (besides clicktocopy) and the version of Firefox you are using and in which OS?. This will help.

    We do try to test console functionality in all browsers/OS combinations, but we may have missed some.

    Cloudways Team

  7. able to set PHP allow_url_fopen off and owner able to add file under root folder

    it would be nice if we could disable PHP allowurlfopen I have tried to add a php.ini but it is not working

    I would also like to put my wp-config file in the root dir but I get a permission error when trying to move it

    2 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Server Settings  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Can you add polr

    Polr is a robust open source URL shortner, its more powerful, proper and precise click analytics.
    The project link and everything can be found here
    https://polr.me

    1 vote
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Applications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Force Varnish cache when HTTP Authentication is enabled

    For development reasons we protect our application with HTTP AUTH

    After user has been authenticated varnish is not caching the request because of the authorization header always being sent (see default.vcl).

    Add "unset req.http.Authorization" after auth check on vcl_recv to force caching.

    3 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Server Configuration Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Wish a clone/backup button on the right site of Click&Go sql manager, just to easy clone or backup database

    Wish a clone/backup button on the right site of Click&Go sql manager, just to easy clone or backup database

    1 vote
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Console Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. SFTP Mode Like Pantheon

    One thing I love about Pantheon is that it already has a GIT server. Secondly, the most fantastic part is that it doesn't add any code in the install until its committed through pantheon's dashboard... in short mimics GIT Push.

    2 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Optimize the performance of the Object cache (W3TC) in the WordPress admin panel

    Enabling "Objects cache" option slows down the admin panel several times and does the admin job uncomfortable. This is confirmed as the objective admin panel page load time, and when I tested perfomance with the P3 plugin. Disabling this option or use "Database cache" instead of "Objects cache" returns the speed of the admin panel at an acceptable level.

    I use the W3TC plugin to cache the site in full accordance with your guidelines. This problem constantly exists as in the Cloudways WordPress Cloud Platform and in the Cloudways WooCommerce Cloud Platform.

    It seems that the problem requires a more…

    14 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    6 comments  ·  Server Configuration Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. 1 vote
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. Allow setting number of apache threads

    We need to increase PHP memory significantly for some resource intensive tasks. To allow the server to still have enough memory, we should reduce the number of Apache threads. Please provide this capability.

    2 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Server Settings  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Use Zeroclipboard instead of flash for the "click-to-copy" functionality

    just a request - on the application dashboard, you have all the usernames and passwords for various things (DB, Admin, SFTP, SSH). All of these use flash - it is very hard to use this on Linux machines. Please use what Github uses - Zeroclipboard. See how easily you can copy paste the "SSH Clone URL" on the right side of github: https://github.com/z…om/zeroclipboard/zeroclipboard . it will be massively useful for people like me

    3 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Console Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. Email alerts - technical alerts to one email id and server and billing related alerts to other

    I would like to register two email addresses on cloudways account. One would be only for IT technical issues and the other one would be only for financial issues. So all payment alerts and emails would be sent to financial department email id and all emails about technical issues would be sent to our IT department email.

    Thanks.
    Best Regards,
    Eduardo Felippetto.

    3 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Better New Relic Alerts

    The New Relic Alert email messages sent by the system are not helpful.

    The messages reference an application ID such as 'wordpress-000-00000-00000.cloudwaysapps.com.' This does me no good at all. I have more than a dozen servers, many of which have multiple apps.

    Without going into each individual server and checking the cloudwaysapps addresss for each of its apps, I have no way of knowing which app is actually generating this error. These errors need to provide two pieces of additional information to be useful 1) the name of the server, and 2) the name of the app. In both cases,…

    11 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  Add-ons  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. Clone from one server to another multiple times (change user on clone)

    When you clone an app from one server to another, it keeps the same Unix/Linux user and MySQL database name, user and password. Thus, if you clone an app from one server to another, you can't repeat the process later, unless you delete the 1st clone.

    We like to start with a base WP template app and another for WooCommerce. Then each time we start a new project we clone one of those templates to the server it's going to run on. Unfortunately after we do it from the server where the template resides to a new server, one time,…

    11 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    5 comments  ·  Console Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    The logic behind keeping same creds is that many people use this feature to create test/dev environments, so it is convenient for them to have it like this.

    In any case, for the flow you mention, you could clone a template from server A to server B. Then on server B, keep the first copy of the app as a template and clone it (on the same server) as many times as needed. Cloning on the same server changes all credentials, so this should work for you?.

    Cloudways Team

  19. Memcached RAM allocation

    You must add an option to change how much memory can be allocated to Memcached

    1 vote
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Server Settings  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. Drupal secure on install

    Please could you find a way to keep up-to-date with Drupal core security updates (eg. current 7.38 has a critical security flaw). It's a PITA to get a security email immediately on install and have to go in and update. Isn't there a way to pull the latest secure core as part of your install process?

    Thanks, Neil

    3 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  • Don't see your idea?

Feedback and Knowledge Base