How to Increase Upload Size in WordPress

A minimum uploading limit can be a reason not to expand your site more. This happens for several hosting providers. By default they set it to minimum upload permission.

But you can change it any time if you have permission to access your file manager or edit the files host on the server.

Basically, we have to make some code changes to the .htaccess file from our website.

Believe me, this is very simple. Follow the steps below and boom you’re done.

Step 1:

Login to your cPanel on your with your hosting username and password. By default, the URL can be like

Your cPanel dashboard may look like these.

hosting dashboard basic


hosting dashboard hostinger

Then click on File Manager. And check the hidden files are visible or not. By clicking on the Settings you will get the tick option to show hidden files.

Step 2

Now you can see a file named .htaccess open this and paste the codes given below and save it.

php_value upload_max_filesize 256M
php_value post_max_size 256M
php_value memory_limit 256M
php_value max_execution_time 300
php_value max_input_time 300

Hope this technique will solve your issue. If you have any problem then email me, I will try my best to give you the solution ASAP.

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