A home directory (public_html) contains your website's data on a server. It is a directory for your own hosting account.

To check your root directory, open your hPanel Homepage, and click on Manage. If you have more than 1 website in your hosting account, you can click on the number of websites and on the arrow (→) to go to the hosting management page:

Your home directory can be found in the left information column:

You will see a full path if you hover the cursor over it:

The path might be in 2 formats based on the hosting account you use:

  • /home/u123456789/domains/domain.tld/public_html

  • /home/u123456789/public_html


Did this answer your question?