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Editing Website Content Using the FTP File Manager

This article only applies to Web & Classic Hosting. For more information, see What type of hosting account do I have?

NOTE: Before you start, click here to see which version of the FTP File Manager is in your Control Panel. This help article applies to the Classic FTP File Manager. If you are using the New FTP File Manager, see Editing Website Content Using the File Manager

Our FTP File Manager lets you edit text-based files, such as HTML, PHP, and ASP files.

To Edit Website Content Using the FTP File Manager

  1. Log in to your Account Manager.
  2. Click Web Hosting.
  3. Next to the hosting account you want to use, click Launch.
  4. From the Tools section, click FTP File Manager.
  5. Select the file you want to use, and then click Edit.
  6. Modify your file's content in the editing window.

    NOTE: You can edit an HTML file's source by clicking HTML. Click OK to save your changes.

  7. Click Save File.

Your changes will display on your website momentarily.

If you want to create new files, see Creating Files in Your Hosting Account Using the FTP File Manager.

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