How to Update PHP Version on cPanel – Hostgator MultiPHP Manager


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How to upgrade to a newer version of PHP – WordPress has detected that your site is running on an insecure version of PHP

1. Login to the cPanel
2. Select the MultiPHP Manager in the Software section.
3. Select the domain you want to update by checking the box and On the right-hand side, choose the version of PHP you need for your site and click Apply.

There will be a pop up in the upper right corner, letting you know the PHP change was successful.

If you previously used PHP Selector to change your PHP version, you may have below error when visiting your website, there may be a handler in your .htaccess file that needs to be removed.

Error : “Your PHP installation appears to be missing the MySQL extension which is required by WordPress”

How To Fix “Missing MySQL Extension” Error
This error can be easily fixed by following the steps in the website : https://www.hostgator.com/help/article/how-to-fix-error-after-multiphp-update

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3 Comments
  • swapnil Bhalerao
    Posted at 10:09h, 23 August

    Bro

  • swapnil Bhalerao
    Posted at 10:10h, 23 August

    Plz tell me while updating windows 7 to windows 10 a proses of installation comes and after that a message comes as need your attention plz delete virtual box and how to delete it plz tell me

  • Rudra Pratap Singh
    Posted at 15:38h, 23 August

    Bhai 2