How to change PHP version and extensions (cPanel on CloudLinux) Print

  • change php version, increase memory size, max upload size, upload limit
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We're going to explain how to change the PHP version and install required PHP extensions to run your application on your shared hosting account.

  1. Login to cPanel
  2. Find Select PHP Version



  3. PHP selector interface will open:


    A. Select the required PHP version
    B. Click on Set as current to save your PHP version selection
    C. Select the required PHP extensions from C area
    D. To change common PHP settings in php.ini, click on Switch to PHP Options 

  4. Now you've changed your PHP version and installed required extensions successfully. If you want to change some PHP settings, click on Switch to PHP options, Point D from the figure in point #3.
    Some of the PHP options available to modify are max_execution_time, memory_limit, post_max_size, upload_max_filesize and more.

Note: This interface is available ONLY on our shared hosting and servers with cPanel + CloudLinux If the server doesn't run cPanel and CloudLinux, you'll not be able to find this interface


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