What is root folder?

A root folder is a folder that contains all files of a website or web application. This folder can be easily found in Cpanel. Whenever a website is created all files are placed at a specific place to show at the front end of a website.

How to access Cpanel?


  1. Enter Cpanel ID
  2. Enter Cpanel Password- (ID and Password Both can be obtained from Hosting Provider)
  3. Click on “File Folder” under the files tab

4. Click on “public_html

Once you click on the public_html folder you can create an index.html or home.html file to check website connectivity with the root folder.

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