How can I upload my website using the online file manager?

This FAQ will explain how you can upload a website using the Web Hosting and Premium Hosting file manager

123 Reg Hosting packages have their own file manager which allows you to upload, delete and move your files without having to re-upload your files via FTP every time. You can even edit your files straight from your Hosting package.

To gain access to the 123 Reg online file manager for your hosting package, please do the following:

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 File Manager, select the option Upload from the navbar.


Step 6 of 6

Choose the files you wish to upload from your computer by dragging them onto the page or by clicking the ‘Select File’ option.

Drop files

If purchased before July 2020

Step 1 of 5

Login to your 123 Reg control panel.

Step 2 of 5

Scroll down to the Web Hosting section and click the Manage button.

Step 3 of 5

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

Here you can upload a file, create a folder, delete a file/folder, rename a file and change a file’s permissions.

Step 4 of 5

Upload your files by clicking on the Upload button from the toolbar.

Step 5 of 5

Click on choose files to select the files you want to upload from your harddrive. You can upload multiple files at once by using the Add More Files button.