How to use Disk Space Usage Tool in cPanel

The cPanel Disk Space Usage tool is one of the essential tool, which can be used to record all the directories and subdirectories available inside the home directory in the cPanel. Through this tool, you can have a detailed outlook of the particular task usage data regarding separate files and directories within the subdirectory. The disk usage data for the separate files in your home directory will not be shown by the disk space usage.

In this tutorial, we will give you a brief outline about how to explore the cPanel Disk Space usage Tool. By following this tutorial, you will be able to easily use this tool. You need to follow below steps to use the cPanel Disk Space tool:

  1. Log in

First of all, you have to log into your cPanel account using the username and password.

Disk Space Usage Tool

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  1. Select the Disk Space Usage icon

On the home screen, you will see the disk space usage icon in the files section. You need to click on that icon and you will be taken to the page of Disk Usage Space, where the amount of disk space can be distinguished. Plus, you will be able to find a collapsible list of folders at the bottom of the Disk Usage Space page.

Select Disk Space Usage icon

  1. Plus sign folders

Now, you have to click on a ‘+’ sign of any folder. In the below screenshot, we have clicked on the plus sign of public_html directory. The directory will expand as soon as you clicked and you will be able to see all the folders and files inside the directory.

List folder in Disk Space Usage Tool

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  1. Actual contents

When you click on the ‘+’ sign folder, you will be able to see the actual contents of that folder.

view actual content in Disk Space Usage Tool

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  1. Arrange directories

You can choose to sort out or arrange the directories here by specific name or disk usage. In below e.g., we have selected disk usage option.

Arrange Directories in Disk Space Usage Tool

Great, you have done it. You have arrived at the end of the tutorial. We hope that this tutorial will make you fully aware of ways to use the cPanel Disk Usage tool. If you have any questions related to this tutorial, feel free to write in the comment box.



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