Some times you may not find some files in your cPanel file manager. But these files exist. Actually these files are hidden files. You can view your hidden files in your File Manager. Let’s learn how to show hidden files in File Manager.

Here is a step by step by guide on Hidden File Visualization:

cPanel Login Form

Step 1: Login to your cPanel using username/password provider by your Web Hosting Provider.

cPanel File Manager

Step 2: Search for ‘Files Manager’ in the ‘Files’ section.

cPanel File Manager Settings

Step 3: Click on ‘Settings’ on the top right corner of your ‘File Manager’ window.

Show Hidden Files

Step 4: Simply check ‘Show Hidden Files (dotfiles)’ & Save.

Now you will be able to view hidden files in your ‘File Manager’


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