Do you need to edit config files on WordPress for security reasons? Do you find it to be more complicated without involving the security team? You are not alone. A lot of people have caused errors to their site unintentionally while editing the config files. So, you need to find a way to make all the changes effortlessly and appropriately. By using Togglebox WordPress hosting, you can edit config files for your WordPress website easily without causing errors. It has simplified the whole process in an amazing way. In this post, you will find all the details.
What are config files?
Config files are files that define a default set of parameters and initial settings of the software, platform, or program. They enable you to customize the interaction between the application and the system.
The config file of WordPress is known as wp-config.php. It is located in your root directory. It contains information on how the platform communicates with the database to store and retrieve a variety of data, including posts, users, and settings. Also, you can use it to define advanced options.
Apart from wp-config.php, WordPress contains configuration files of various relevant technologies, including the configuration file of MySQL, called my.cnf.
How can I edit the config files of my WordPress site with Togglebox easily?
Togglebox allows you to edit the config files effortlessly. So, you can change the settings of your WordPress site with just a few clicks. You just need to follow these simple steps:
1. Sign into Togglebox.
2. Then click your WordPress site to expand the features. Hover on AppServer. Several options will show up. Click on the Config icon.
3. You will see various folders. Here, you can find the config files, which you can use to edit the configuration settings.
For example, you can edit the php.ini file to edit the default configuration of how PHP works on your WordPress site. Once you are done, click on Save.
Similarly, you can change the configuration of MySQL by editing my.cnf file.
That’s it! You have learned the way of editing config files with Togglebox. As you can see, the process is very simple. There is no complexity. So, you can change the configuration effortlessly.
Togglebox WordPress hosting makes your life easy by allowing you to edit the config files conveniently. It offers plenty of opportunities to tweak your site’s settings easily without worrying about errors and breaking your site. So, you can make changes and improve the performance effortlessly. See it in action!
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