I have uploaded my website but all I see is ‘Welcome to your new 123 Reg Hosting’

This FAQ will help you to view you remove the 123 Reg holding page from your hosting account

The 123 Reg hosting package already comes with an index.html file by default. If you have uploaded your website, you will need to remove the existing index.html file to avoid having duplicate pages. To remove the default index.php file you can do one of the following:

  • Log into your hosting server via an FTP client such as Filezilla and remove the existing index.html file.
  • Delete the file via your 123 Reg online File Manager.


The following steps apply to Web Hosting plans purchased before July 2020 and Premium Hosting plans purchased before August 2020:

Step 1 of 2

Click on the File Manager option.

Step 2 of 2

Click on the default index.php file and click on the Delete button.Index.php file