Enable Debugging Mode in WordPress Toolkit

This guide will explain how to enable debugging mode for a WordPress site using cPanels WordPress Toolkit, if the site is not working as expected Debugging Mode can show the errors being generated

TL;DR Debugging can be enabled via cPanel > WordPress Toolkit > Enable Debugging


To complete this will require having a cPanel account with a WordPress site installed and the site has been added into WordPress Toolkit, to do this here is a guide for How To Scan & Add a Site into cPanel’s WordPress Toolkit

How to enable debugging mode using cPanels WordPress Toolkit

Step-by-Step Guide

1/ Search for WordPress Toolkit

In cPanel search for ‘WordPress Toolkit’ in the top right search bar and click on WordPress Toolkit from the search results

2/ Click Enable Debugging

Inside the WordPress Toolkit interface in the Dashboard tab, click on the switch to enable debugging

3/ Debugging Enabled

Debugging will now be showing as enabled in WordPress Toolkit

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Debugging will now be enabled on the site, any error generated by the site will now be visible in the debugging log that can be found in file manager public_html/wp-content/debug.log