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How to view Error Log in cPanel?

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The error log in cPanel shows the HTTP errors that occur when visitors try to view your website. These errors can be related to the requested files that were not found, permission settings, and so on. The error log in cPanel can show the last 300 entries from your website’s error log.

Using this tool, suspicious activities can be detected, such as a possible virus infection or an unauthorized access attempt.

# Steps to view the error log

Perform the following steps to view the error log :

1. Log in to cPanel.

2. On the cPanel home screen, click on Metrics.

3. Now, click on Errors.

You will now see the list of errors in reverse chronological order.

The Latest web server error log messages section will show the errors on the domain on your cPanel hosting.

You can refer to the error log to fix the issues accordingly. That’s all!

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Sonam Wagh
With an interest in doing something creative daily, Sonam works as a Digital Marketing Executive. She likes to write technical blogs related to web hosting, digital marketing, and other IT topics. She also likes to spend her leisure time on social media to find different strategies for client engagement.