How to unhide .htaccess file in file manager on cPanel

How to unhide .htaccess file in file manager on cPanel

As the default option on the cPanel as per most web hosting companies, certain files will be hidden and they would not be visible. Its common that .htaccess files to be protected to avoid unwanted tampering. To unhide the specific files you may follow the below steps:

  1. Login to your web hosting control panel – cPanel
  2. Click the “File Manager” icon
  3. Enable the check box  “Show Hidden Files” to ensure on loading hidden files are visible.
  4. Click “Go”

How to unhide .htaccess file in file manager on cPanel

You are done, now the .htaccess file will be visible.