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How to change the PHP Time Zone in Shared Hosting?

To change the PHP Time Zone in Shared Hosting.

Here are some quick steps to change the PHP time zone:

  1. Login to cPanel
  2. Look for ‘Select PHP Version’
  3. Click on the option – ‘Switch to PHP Options’ on the right-hand side
  4. Mention the time zone under the option ‘date time zone’

To explain the steps further:

To change your web hosting account's time zone you must first log in to your cPanel account. Locate the option- 'Select PHP Version' once you log in. Clicking on the 'Select PHP Version' icon will display the PHP versions on the dashboard. If 'native' is shown, you'll need to select another version of PHP or contact our support team.

If you are already working with an alternative version of PHP, you will need to click on the option on the right side–

'Switch to PHP Options.'


You will now see the option to specify the time zone, and there will be many other settings. Once the changes you want to make, click on the 'Save' button.

Now you will see the option to specify the time zone and many other settings will be displayed. Once you make the changes that you want, click on ‘Save’.

If the above information doesn't help you, you may contact our support team on support@xcellhost.cloud.