How To Change PHP Version In Hostinger

Published 2 November 2023 by Jarvis Silva

Want to change or update your php version of your website in Hostinger but don't know how then you are at the right place. In this tutorial, I will show you how to change php version in Hostinger so read till the end.

In Hostinger shared hosting you can host websites made using php programming language and also wordpress is made using php.

Read: Host php website on hostinger

So if you have developed a website in php which requires a certain php version and you want to set the php version in Hostinger to match your site php version then you can do that via Hostinger's hpanel so let's see how to do that.

Steps To Change PHP Version In Hostinger

  • Login in to your Hostinger account and go to the dashboard of the website you want to change the php version of.
  • Now in your sidebar of your dashboard there will many tabs if you scroll a little you will see a advanced tab click on it and it will open a dropdown in that click on php configuration.
  • Hostinger advanced php configuration tab
  • Now it will open php configuration under php version there will multiple php versions listed with current php version selected you can select the php version you want and click on update and your php version of your website at Hostinger will be changed.
  • Hostinger php version change page

Which PHP Version Should You Use?

Now if you don't have a specific php version requirement it is recommended to use the latest stable php version which is 8.2 at the time of writing this article.

You can check the latest stable php version at php website.


So this was everything required to change or update php version in Hostinger so make sure you choose the right php version for your site or go with latest one, I hope you found this article helpful and useful.

If you face any issues while or after changing php version you can contact Hostinger's customer care they will be there to help you. Thank you for reading, Have a nice day 😊

About the author

I am Jarvis Silva, a tech-savvy individual. I have 5 years of experience in website hosting and development, Now sharing all my knowledge related to web hosting and other various technologies on the internet through Hostwizly.