How to increase max execution time, file upload size, memory limit in php.ini file and htaccess file? When you are executing large file you have to seen Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 30 seconds exceeded in…., Fatal Error: Allowed memory size of 8388608 bytes exhausted…. etc.In this post is describing how to solve this error using php.ini file or htaccess file.

increase max_execution_time in php.ini file

Put this code in your file at the top.

ini_set('max_execution_time', 300); //300 seconds = 5 minutes

You can put this in the php.ini file.
max_execution_time = 30 ;

increase max_execution_time using htaccess file

php_value max_execution_time 259200

Increase post_max_size, upload_max_filesize,memory_limit,max_execution_time,max_input_time,session.gc_maxlifetime

php_value post_max_size 5M
php_value upload_max_filesize 5M
php_value memory_limit 300M
php_value max_execution_time 259200
php_value max_input_time 259200
php_value session.gc_maxlifetime 1200


If wordpress, set this in the config.php file,

define('WP_MEMORY_LIMIT', '64M');
set_time_limit(0); // at the top

increase execution time in wordpress


If drupal, sites/default/settings.php

ini_set('memory_limit', '128M');

Other frameworks

If you are using other frameworks,

ini_set('memory_limit', '128M');