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How to change the PHP version in DirectAdmin?

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Every day, new updates of softwares releasing so do the PHP versions are also getting updated. Security practitioners always recommend using the latest PHP versions for better security and performance. In this article, you will learn how to change your PHP version within the user account.

1. First, to login into DirectAdmin control panel as your user. or https://IP-address:2222 or https://server-hostname:2222.


2. Find the option PHP Version, which is just below the real-time resources usage panel (Disk, Bandwidth, Email).


3. To change the PHP Version → Click on Change.


4. Select the PHP Version from drop-down → Click on SAVE.


4. Congratulations! You have successfully changed the PHP version in DirectAdmin.



Now that we’ve gone over how to change the PHP version in the DirectAdmin control panel. Using this article, you can also change/update the current PHP Version from available PHP Versions on the server.

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