When installing custom plugins and themes quite often the developer will require you to set custom (increased) limits for common PHP environment variables such as;
To update any of these settings follow these steps:
- Login to cPanel – if unsure on how to do so check this article.
- Navigate to File Manager.
- Select public_html.
- Use the +File button to create a new file and call it php.ini.
- Open the php.ini file you created and edit as required.
Common options for a php.ini file that might be useful could be:
upload_max_filesize = 64M post_max_size = 32M memory_limit = 192M max_input_vars = 3000 max_execution_time = 180