InMotion Hosting Support Center

delete a folder in cPanel File Manager

Category: Cpanel

Austin
Asked:
2014-01-29 5:19 pm EST

Hits: 379
I have tried to highlight a folder and click Delete sign on top in File Manager but it did not work.

Thank you

You must login before you can ask a follow up question.

You must login before you can submit an answer.

OTHER ANSWERS

0

JacobIMH
Staff
9,968 Points
2014-01-29 5:49 pm EST
Hello Austion, thanks for your question.

Sorry to hear that you're having issues deleting a folder using File Manager in cPanel. Is the folder you are trying to delete within your /public_html directory?

It sounds like you possibly might be trying to remove a directory that the server itself uses for your account. As you should be able to simply highlight any folder and then click on the red X Delete icon at the top to remove the directory.

Does it make any difference if you right-click on the folder, and then hit X Delete?

If you are still having issues, it could possibly be that the folder you're trying to delete isn't fully owned by your user. Please submit a verified ticket with the name of the folder you're having problems removing and we can see if there are any issues server-side which might be preventing you from removing it.

- Jacob

You must login before you can post a comment about this answer.

Like this Question?

Support Center Login

Social Media Login

   
Social Login Joomla

Related Articles

It looks like there are no related articles.
Would you like to ask a question about this page? If so, click the button below!
Ask a Question

Need more Help?

Search

Ask the Community!

Get help with your questions from our community of like-minded hosting users and InMotion Hosting Staff.

Current Customers

Chat: Click to Chat Now E-mail: support@InMotionHosting.com
Call: 888-321-HOST (4678) Ticket: Submit a Support Ticket

Not a Customer?

Get web hosting from a company that is here to help. Sign up today!