How to show hidden files from websever / hosting in WinSCP ? Where can I find .htaccess file?

In case if you face the problem, that you need to make some changes to the file (for example, you have to add the code “php_value max_execution_time XXX” in .htaccess file, but you cannot find the .htaccess file in your system), we’d recommend you to follow the steps to make this type of files visible.

1) You have to install FTP client. We use WinSCP;
2) Launch the WinSCP software and on the top bar find “Options”;
3) Select “Preferences”;
4) In opened window go to “Panels”;
5) In “Common” tick “Show hidden files”;
6) Click on “OK”.

Look at the step-by-step guidance in picture below:

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