We’re happy to announce we now officially support PHP 7.3 on all our shared, reseller and semi-dedicated and cloud web hosting services. PHP 7.3 is the third point release in the 7.x series and it comes with many outstanding improvements and new features.
- Flexible Heredoc and Nowdoc Syntax
- PCRE2 Migration
- Multiple MBString Improvements
- LDAP Controls Support
- Several Deprecations
PHP 7.3 also like all previous releases contains performance improvements which depending on your application may be noticable. We however highly recommend checking your applications requirements and then testing using our PHP selector to make sure your application is PHP 7.3 compatible.
To enable PHP 7.3 all you need to do is login to cPanel go to ‘Select PHP Version’:
From here just pick PHP 7.3 from the drop down and set it as your current PHP version. After this you’ll be able to manage extensions as you would for any PHP version we offer and your entire account will use PHP 7.3.