Control Panel

The Divio Control Panel is your tool for project creation, management and deployment.

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Essential knowledge: choosing a platform

We offer both Python 2 and Python 3 in our projects. This article explains how to choose the right version for your project.
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Essential knowledge: choosing a project type

Divio Cloud offers a number of different project types to choose from.
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Essential knowledge: our zero-downtime deployment system

Our system allows you to deploy a new version of your site without interrupting service.
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Updated over a week ago

Essential knowledge: SSL certificates and HTTPS on Divio projects

On Divio, SSL certificates are free and applied automatically, so you benefit from HTTPS and SSL without needing to do anything.
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Essential knowledge: running multiple Django websites on the same database

Divio Cloud offers multi-site hosting.
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Essential knowledge: RAM, storage, transfer and other limits on Divio Cloud

Our policies and technical constraints
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Essential knowledge: Divio Cloud project backups

Our backup system is designed with pragmatic, real-world needs and concerns in mind.
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How to create a new Divio project

Create and configure a new django CMS, plain Django or other project.
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How to manage your project servers

How to deploy your Test and Live servers and copy data between them
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How to duplicate a project

Divio Cloud offers multiple options for project duplication - Copy, Fork and Mirror - to help you re-use work and speed up your workflow.
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How to transfer a project to another organisation

Projects can be moved to different organisations you belong to
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How to work with mirrors

Mirrored projects share their codebase with an original, allowing you to make, test and deploy changes to multiple sites at once.
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How to use our backup system

How to create, restore and download project backups on Divio Cloud
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How to manage languages in a Django project

Django projects can be multilingual, with the same content available in multiple languages
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How to delete a project

Learn how to delete your stale projects
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How to rename a Divio Cloud project

If required, you can change the name of a Divio Cloud project after it has been created.
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How to install, configure and uninstall Divio Addons

Divio Cloud provides a collection of pre-built Addons that you can use to extend your website's functionality.
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How to prepare for your go-live on Divio Cloud

Our checklist helps ensure your project enjoys a successful go-live.
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How to set up password protection

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How to SSH into your cloud server

On the occasions when you need to, you can SSH directly into an instance of your project's cloud servers.
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How to manage cron jobs

Divio allows you to run scheduled/periodic tasks for your projects.
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How to access logs for your cloud sites

Application and error logs are available if you need them.
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How to share your Test site with visitors

Your Test site is private, but you can share a secret link to provide visitors with access
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How to use your own domain with Divio Cloud

Configure the Control Panel and your DNS provider's settings to serve Divio Cloud projects from your own domain.
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How to use environment variables with your projects

The Control Panel allows you to set environment variables. Some will be automatically converted to Django settings for your convenience.
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How to enable Elastic search for your projects

Integrate Django Haystack into your Divio Cloud projects.
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How to configure DNS with DNSimple

DNSimple is a popular domain registration and DNS management service.
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How to clear the Cloudflare CDN cache

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How to manage a project's server region

Divio Cloud allows you to select different hosting locations for your projects.
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How to send email in Divio Cloud projects

How to configure your project to send email from the Live, Test and local servers, using your STMP service
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Updated over a week ago