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The mod_brotli Apache module provides compression for the Apache HTTP server.


This module can increase the loading speed and security of your web pages. 


If you install this module, it applies to all virtual hosts.


This module requires EasyApache 4, a secure (https) connection, and Apache 2.4.  


This module possesses no known compatibility issues.


cPanel & WHM sets the following configuration settings for the mod_brotli Apache module by default:

AddOutputFilterByType BROTLI_COMPRESS text/plain text/css text/html application/json application/javascript application/x-javascript text/xml application/xml application/xml+rss text/javascript
SetEnvIfNoCase Request_URI \.(?:gif|jpe?g|png)$ no-brotli

You can edit the mod_brotli Apache module's .conf file at the following location:


For more configuration information, read Apache's mod_brotli documentation

How to install or uninstall mod_brotli

In the interface

The easiest way to install or uninstall the mod_brotli Apache module is to use WHM's EasyApache 4 interface (WHM >> Home >> Software >> EasyApache 4). 

On the command line

To install the  mod_brotli Apache module in EasyApache 4, run the following command on the command line:

yum install ea-apache24-mod_brotli 

To uninstall the mod_brotli Apache module in EasyApache 4, run the following command on the command line: 

yum remove ea-apache24-mod_brotli

Additional documentation