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How To Associate Files or Folders To Installation With Softaculous

Softaculous allows you to select additional files or folders and associate them with your script install. This list will be used to back up the files or folders and clone functions.

This is available only if the installation is present in the document root of your domain.

You may find some links below that will take you directly to your cPanel provided that the following conditions are met:
  • You are logged in to your Customer Portal. You can also log in after clicking the link.
  • The hosting package you are attempting to access is either Shared or Cloud. The link will only work for the first type of this package listed in the billing account.
  1. Log in to cPanel.
  2. Look for the Software section, then click on Softaculous Apps Installer.

    Softaculous App

  3. Click the Installation box located on the dashboard.

    Softaculous - Installations Box

    Alternatively, you can also click the All Installations icon located in the top-right corner.

    Softaculous - All Installations icon

  4. On the Scripts Installations page, locate your website, then click the Edit Details icon.

    Softaculous - Edit Script Install

  5. You will be redirected to the Edit Installations Details page, where you can customize your install information. Scroll down and locate Select additional files/folders from the following list.
  6. Click the + icon beside Select additional files/folders from the following list to open the expand.

    Softaculous - Expand Select Additional Files/Folders

  7. From the list, select the file(s) and/or folder(s) you want to associate with your installation.

    Softaculous - Select Additional Files or Folders

  8. Once done, scroll down and hit the Save Installation Details button.
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