The most important information at a glance
PHP Extended Support will become active for old PHP versions as soon as they are no longer supported by the PHP community. The PHP Extended Support is a fee-based additional service and is billed monthly.
Update PHP version and cancel PHP Extended Support
Switching to a current PHP version is done in three simple steps. In the fourth, optional step, you cancel IONOS PHP Extended Support.
Planning and runtimes
Our preliminary plan for IONOSPHP Extended Support, in consultation with the PHP community.
Migration from PHP 5.6.x to PHP 7.0.x
At php.net you will find a migration guide for switching from PHP 5.6 to PHP 7 and other guides for migrating from obsolete PHP versions.
Frequently Asked Questions about IONOS PHP Extended Support
As a IONOS customer you will find here answers and help to the following and further questions.
- Why am I charged for PHP Extended Support?
- Despite the version change the PHP Extended Support still appears on my bill!
- When was I informed about PHP Extended Support?
- Why is PHP Extended Support needed?
Show or change PHP version
This way you determine Control Panelthe current configuration and set the desired PHP version for each of your domains.
Cancel an additional article
In this article, we will show you how to cancel individual contract components (additional articles) via the IONOS Contract Service.
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