How do I create a file?

How do I create a file in my hosting package?

This will show you to create files in your hosting package. These are the files that will contain the code for your website.

If purchased after July 2020

Step 1 of 6

Start by logging in to your Control Panel and scroll down to ‘Web Hosting’. From there, select ‘Manage’.

Manage Web Hosting

Step 2 of 6

On the next page, select ‘Manage’ for the account you wish to use.

Web Hosting Manage

Step 3 of 6

Select the three-dot icon for the package you want to edit. From there, choose ‘Settings’ from the drop-down menu that appears.

cPanel Admin

Step 4 of 6

Select File Manager in the account dashboard.

Step 5 of 6

On the next page, select +File.

Add File

Step 6 of 6

Fill in the necessary fields and, once done, select Create New File.

Create file

If purchased before July 2020

Step 1 of 4

Scroll down to the Files section and click the File Manager button.

Step 2 of 4

From the File Manager, navigate to the folder within which you wish to create your file, and click on the New Filebutton to create the file.

Step 3 of 4

You will now be prompted to select the name of your new file. Click on the Ok button to proceed.

Step 4 of 4

You can enter the contents of the file within the text box shown. Use the Save button to Save your progress, and when complete, use the Save and Close button.

Your new file will be created.