How to Open and Navigate the cPanel File Manager?

  1. Click on the File Manager button on the Cpanel home page.
  2. Open a folder by clicking on the folder icon.
  3. Go up a level by clicking on the Up one level link.
  4. Use the path links at the top of the window to move up and down the path.
  5. Select a folder, so as to view or modify its properties, by clicking on the folder name link.

Note: The folder which contains what your visitors will see on your Pages is the WWW folder.

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You should upload the files that form your website content into the WWW folder or the public_html folder. Those are the folders where you should put your website files and content in.