Enable Viewing Hidden Files in cPanel (with photos)

Step 1: Login to your cPanel by accessing the cpanel link as follows: example.com/cpanel where you need to replace example.com with your own domain name.

 

Step 2: Go to File Manager. If you cannot find the file manager icon, you can also type in the search form in order to easily access it.

file manager cpanel

 

Step 3: Click Settings in the top right corner:

hidden files in cpanel

 

Step 4: A popup will appear. Simply make sure that the check the box “Show Hidden Files (dotfiles)“:

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