How To Enable PHP Fileinfo Extension?

A short tutorial on how to enable fileinfo extension in php.


You can enable the php fileinfo extension using two ways.
1. Using PHP selector
2. Using
Enable Fileinfo using PHP selector
Follow the below steps to enable fileinfo extension with just few clicks.
Step 1 : Login to your CPanel account.
Cpanel Login
Step 2 : Select PHP version under software or search php version using search box.
Select Php Version
Step 3 : Below the PHP version you will see the fileinfo which in default not checklist yet. All you have to do is checklist fileinfo and save.
Enabel Php Fileinfo Extension
Step 4 : The selected extension is enabled in your php.

.htaccess Enable PHP fileinfo using

Follow the below steps to install / enable fileinfo extension.
Step 1 : Login to cPanel
Step 2 : Select File manager under files
Select File Manager Using Php Selector
Step 3 : Select public_html folder from the folder list.
Select Public Html Folder
Step 4 : Edit php.ini file if the file is not present create php.ini file.
Step 5 : Once you have created your file include the following code using Edit option and save.
extension =
Cpanel File Manager
Step 6 : Now you can check your fileinfo.

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