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Change default PHP configuration (4 posts)

  1. SayaHillman
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I am trying to install a plugin but get a upload_max_filesize error.

    Can someone tell me how I can change the PHP configuration, to allow for larger files? I was told it'll probably be set at 2MB which is too low generally these days and to increase it to 8M.

    Thank you!

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    You need to contact your hosts about this.

  3. SayaHillman
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    That's the only option? Trying to not have to bother them.

  4. Scott
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    If your host uses cPanel, you can look to see if there is an icon that says something like: "php.ini EZConfig"

    Enable EZConfig and you should be able to change the upload_max_filesize value.

    Like @esmi said though, you should contact your host to at least make sure you won't be exceeding any limitations of your hosting account.

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