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How To Change Your PHP Version

How do I change the version of PHP for my account?

  1. Login to your Domains Dashboard.
  2.  At the top left corner, click on the Hosting tab.  
    Click on the hosting tab
  3. On the left sidebar, click on Scripting Config.
    Click on Scripting Config
  4. Select Manage PHP Scripting
    Select Manage PHP Scripting
  5.  In the Actions card, Choose Change PHP Version.
    Choose Change PHP Version.
  6. Choose your PHP Version from the dropdown and click Set Version.
    Set Version
Important: If you are updating your PHP version for WordPress, ensure that your theme and plugins support the new version; otherwise, your site will give errors and may stop working altogether. If you have an issue, you may need to revert back to the prior version of PHP. You should always keep your plugins and themes updated.

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