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How do I change a file’s permissions through File Manager?

Here's how to edit file in the cPanel File Manager

Log into your cPanel interface "" or by going through your client area.

In the Files section, click on File Manager Icon.


Navigate to the directory where your file is located.

Right-click the file whose permissions you want to change and select Change Permissions.

Set your new permissions settings for different users and click Change Permissions.

The changes will then apply automatically without confirmation.

Updated on: 23/03/2023

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