An overview on moving applications from subfolders to your root folder

It is a common practice to test and/or build a new site version while maintaining the current version on the web. This way site visitors can continue to interact and the website business is not interrupted while the new content is designed or the software is tested. For this guide, we will be moving a Read More >

Understanding Character Encoding in the Code Editor of cPanel

Character encoding can be a huge issue if you are not using standard characters in your website. If you open a file in Code Editor within cPanel and do not choose the correct character set, the editor may delete code, or display characters incorrectly. If your website uses the English Alphabet and standard characters, the Read More >

How Can I Compress / Uncompress Files Using the File Manager?

In this tutorial: Compress Files Uncompress Files Your File Manager allows you to both compress (zip) and uncompress (unzip) files. How to Compress Files Go to the File Manager. Navigate to the folder where the files you want to compress are While holding down your Ctrl key, click on each file that you would like Read More >

Viewing Hidden Files (htaccess) in cPanel’s File Manager

By default, when you use the File Manager in cPanel, it doesn’t show hidden files. Hidden files are any file that begins with a dot, such as .htaccess. .htaccess is a common file to edit, so to edit the file using your File Manager, you’ll need to have the option selected to show hidden files. Read More >