The PHP zip extension is used to read and write compressed ZIP files. Often, you will see a notice in WordPress that reads, "PHP zip is not installed or has been disabled message."
Follow these steps to enable the PHP zip extension in your cPanel web hosting:
- Log into your cPanel account
- Go to the Select PHP Version menu
- Click the Extensions tab
- Check the zip extension to enable it
Here's how you can do this task step by step.
Enable PHP zip in your cPanel hosting:
Log in to your cPanel account, then click on the Select PHP Version menu under the Software tab.
Click on the Extensions tab to view the zip extension under the Z section as shown below.
Click the box to the left of the zip extension to enable it.