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This interface allows you to configure your server to automatically compress specified types of content when visitors access that content.
Your system administrator must enable the mod_deflate Apache module for this interface to appear in cPanel.
To disable compression of your website's content, perform the following steps:
To compress all of your website's content, perform the following steps:
To specify a list of types of content to compress, perform the following steps:
In the MIME types text box, enter a space-separated list of the types of content that you wish to compress (for example, text/html text/plain text/xml).
text/html text/plain text/xml
cPanel saves your settings to a .htaccess file in your home directory. Your system administrator customizes these settings with the Apache FileMatch directive.
For more information about the mod_deflate module, which handles website content compression, read the documentation for your server's version of Apache:
The Stats sidebar in cPanel's Home interface displays your server's version of Apache.