Joomla 3 specifically requires Magic Quotes to be off before installing it. If it isn’t, you will not be able to install it or face issues with your images. Previously in this article I had shown you a method to turn off magic_quotes. But now I will show a new easy way to turn off “magic_qoutes” from PHP Settings in Cpanel.
Follow these steps:
- Open the cPanel of your hosting account.
- Go to the “Arvixe” section and click on “PHP Settings”:
- Here, you can view information on your server and you currently have access to PHP settings. To turn off magic_quotes change the setting to “Off” and click “Update”. Before you do this, you should see if the status PHP.INI is ready to be configured:
And that’s it! Now you can configure these settings from your CPanel the PHP Settings.
This concludes Turn Off magic_quotes_gpc in Joomla from Cpanel.