How To Install FastPanel on Ubuntu 20.04

FastPanel is a unique utility with which you can easily create websites in a few clicks, manage mail, databases, backups, schedule tasks and analyze traffic. Set and configure access rights the way you want – each site can be assigned to a separate user. To increase the security of your account, enable two-factor authentication. Many significant features have been added to work with the server, such as:

  • File manager
  • Backup System
  • SSL certificates
  • Load statistics
  • IPtables management

This guide is for installation with Ubuntu 20.04 server

FastPanel Installation

Before any installation, please update the packages:

apt update

Next, we recommend downloading the script shown below (using wget):


Next, you will get the following output:

Greetings user!

Now I will install the best control panel for you!

Start pre-installation checks
OS: Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS

Installing FASTPANEL package.
Installing MySQL 8.0 from Oracle APT Repository.
Installing web service: nginx, apache, php.
Installing ftp service: proftpd.
Installing mail service: exim, dovecot.
Installing recommended software: roundcube, phpmyadmin, etc, etc...

The FastPanel installation process itself takes several minutes (usually up to 5). After that, you will be able to access the FastPanel panel. Next, you will need to configure this.

Customize FastPanel

After you have successfully installed FastPanel, you need to take into account the following fact: FastPanel uses port 8888 on your server. This means that you need to grant access to the port through your server’s firewall.

ufw allow 8888

Once you have granted the permission – check it using the following command:

ufw status

Then go to the following URL


This is necessary in order for you to be able to get a free license key for your new server. You just need to enter your email.

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