How do I create a file?

This article will show you how to create files in your Hosting package.

Simply click on a title below to skip to the most appropriate FAQ. You can also click the Top button to return and make another selection.

Web Hosting plans purchased after July 2020 / Premium Hosting plans purchased after August 2020 (cPanel)

Step 1 of 4

Start by accessing your Web Hosting dashboard.


Step 2 of 4

Select File Manager in the account dashboard.


Step 3 of 4

On the next page, select +File.

Add File


Step 4 of 4

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

Create file


Web Hosting plans purchased before July 2020 / Premium Hosting plans purchased before August 2020

Step 1 of 8

Start by logging in to your legacy Control Panel. For details on how to do this, please read the following article: How do I access and manage my products?

Step 2 of 8

From there, select Web Hosting or Premium Hosting within the ‘Manage active products’ section, depending on which product you wish to use.

Next, select Manage opposite the ‘(bought before XX/XX/XX)’ option.

Manage Shared Web Hosting


Step 3 of 8

This will show you an overview of your current hosting packages. Click Manage for the account you wish to use.

Manage Legacy hosting


Step 4 of 8

On the next page, select Manage for the domain you wish to update.

Manage hosting domain


Step 5 of 8

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


Step 6 of 8

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 7 of 8

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


Step 8 of 8

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.