How to Upload a File using the File Manager in cPanel?

Upload a File using the File Manager in cPanel:

You can upload your files directly through cPanel using the File Manager. File Manager is a web interface that allows you to manage all files associated with your account.

This following video demonstrates some common tasks that can be accomplished with File Manager, including uploading, renaming and deleting files.

How to Upload a File Using File Manager?

To upload a file through cPanel's File Manager, please do the following:

  1. Login to cPanel.
  2. Under Files, click File Manager.
  3. Select Web Root and Show Hidden Files, then click Go.
  4. Click to open the folder to which you'd like to upload files.
  5. Click Upload from the top toolbar.
  6. Click Browse (some web browsers will have Choose File instead).
  7. Select the file on your computer that you wish to upload.
  8. Once the file has been selected, it will automatically upload. You may select additional files while uploads are in progress.

After uploading files to your account, you may wish to share them over the internet. To learn more about finding the shareable URL for your files

Was this answer helpful?

 Print this Article

Also Read

Accessing Web Disk and WebDav in cPanel

Accessing Web Disk and WebDav in cPanel: Web Disk (also known as WebDAV) is a drag-and-drop...

How to Create URL Redirect in cPanel?

Create URL Redirect in cPanel:The Redirects tool in cPanel will allow you to redirect your...

Lost Database Password

Lost Database Password: If you've forgotten the password to your MySQL database user, you must...

How Can I Change My Control Panel Username?

A username is a vital piece of your hosting account. Despite the name, whether or not it can be...

How to Generate or Download a Full Backup in cPanel?

Generate or Download a Full Backup in cPanel: A full cPanel backup makes a copy of all of your...