You can update your Awstats in cPanel without contacting Tech Support. In this tutorial we will show you how to update your Awstats reports manually.
Sometimes a server can get behind on its statistical report calculations, typically because most processes that run on the server that are vital to your website being up, have a higher priority than statistic processing.
This guide will walk you through updating your stats from cpanel, this will allow you to pull the latest statistical information from the logs and review the information in the Awstats reports.
- Login to your cPanel.
- Under the Logs section, click on Awstats.
- Click on the magnifying glass under the View column.
- You should notice the Last Update: and Last visit fields are older than the current date, now click on the Update now link.
- You should now notice the report has updated to reflect the most recent data.
Congratulations, now you know how to update Awstats yourself from cPanel!