increase wordpress upload file size

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So many different ways to increase upload size

There must be at least four different ways to increase max upload size in WordPress. They don't always work, but you should have most success with editing your php.ini – it's really easy to tweak.

edit / create php.ini

Increase max upload size in WordPress by editing the php.ini file, you might have to create one.

  • Connect using FTP to your website
  • Goto your domains /public_html/wp-admin folder and create new file php.ini if one does not exist
    • You can (R) click in blank spot and choose Create new file and just name it php.ini
  • Open your php.ini file and the below snippet of code before you save

Just visit your WordPress Admin Library and check your results. Now you can upload 12MB files.

memory_limit = 128M
upload_max_filesize = 12M
post_max_size = 12M