How to Move a File in cPanel?


With cPanel you can easily change the location of one or multiple files.

Follow the steps below to move any file in cPanel:


Step 1: Log In To Your cPanel Account  

First, you need to log into your cPanel account. Simply, insert your username and password, and click on the “Log in” button.



Step 2: Select “File Manager”

Move to the files section and click on the “file manager” icon.



Step 3: Select the File You Want to Move

To move the file, you can follow any of the methods below:


Method 1: Use the Move Button

  • First, Select file



  • Click the “Move” button in the bar on the top



  • Enter the path in the dialog box where you want to move the file
  • Click on the “Move file(s)” button



 Method 2: Drag and Drop

  • Left-click on the file
  • Drag the file to the left side and drop it in any folder of your choice


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