Knowledgebase: cPanel
HOW TO: Create .htaccess via cPanel's File Manager
Posted by on 25 July 2019 01:59 PM


The .htaccess file commonly located in every public_html folder but remain hidden. If your account does not have the .htaccess or was deleted by mistake, you still can recreate it. 


1) Login to the cPanel via and go to the File Manager


2) Click to Create a New File


3) Type ".htaccess" and click Create New File


4) Since . (dot) files are hidden by default, so we need to enable  to show hidden files by bringing the mouse to the top-right of the screen and click Setting


5) Finally, click the "Show Hidden Files" in order for it to be visible


6) Right-click on the .htaccess file and click Edit. Happy editing

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