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InstaWP is amazing in many ways. One of the best features of InstaWP is the configurations option. InstaWP allows you to choose from an array of WordPress & PHP versions. You can even edit and save a particular configuration. So, whenever you create a new WordPress instance it is generated based on the set configurations.

PHP Versions
PHP Versions

Following are the WordPress & PHP versions supported by InstaWP. We are adding new versions as and when it is officially released by the respective open-source organizations.

WordPress Version

  • 5.9
  • 5.8.3
  • 5.8.2
  • 5.8.1
  • 5.8
  • 5.7.2
  • 5.6
  • 5.5
  • 5.4
  • 5.3
  • 5.2
  • 5.1
  • 5.0
  • 4.9
  • 4.8
  • 4.7

PHP Version

  • 8.0
  • 7.4
  • 7.3
  • 7.2

Furthermore, you can zero down on the PHP elements like the 

PHP Configurations
  • Max Execution Time  – Maximum execution time (max_execution_time) is a time limit on how long a PHP script can run. Default is 30 seconds.
  • Max Input Time –  This sets the maximum time in seconds a script is allowed to parse input data, like POST and GET. This is usually increased to allow for larger file uploads. The default setting is 60 seconds.
  • Max Input Vars – PHP Max Input Vars is the maximum number of variables your server can use for a single function to avoid overloads. The default value is 1000.
  • Memory Limit The PHP memory_limit is the maximum amount of server memory that each PHP script is allowed to consume. The default value is 256 mb.
  • Allow URL fopen – This option enables the URL-aware fopen wrappers that enable accessing URL object like files. The default value is 1.
  • Post Max Size   Limit of the entire body of the request (which may include multiple files as well as other stuff). The default value is 256 mb.
  • Upload Max Filesize – It is the maximum size of an uploaded file. This is the limit for a SINGLE file. The default value is 256 mb.
  • Session.gc_maxlifetime – session.gc_maxlifetime specifies the number of seconds after which data will be seen as ‘garbage’ and potentially cleaned up. The default value is 1440 seconds.

And, WordPress Elements like

WordPress Configurations
WordPress Configurations
  • WP_DEBUG – WP_DEBUG is a PHP constant (a permanent global variable) that can be used to trigger the “debug” mode throughout WordPress. It is disabled by default. 
  • WP_AUTO_UPDATE_CORE – WP_AUTO_UPDATE_CORE is used to configure the types of WordPress updates that you’d like to receive automatically. It is disabled by default.
  • AUTOMATIC_UPDATER_DISABLED – AUTOMATIC_UPDATER_DISABLED can be used to disable the automatic updater entirely. It is enabled by default.
  • WP_MULTISITE – A multisite network is a collection of sites that all share the same WordPress installation core files. This feature is disabled by default.
  • Pre-Install Plugins – Enter the WordPress.org plugin’s slug and make the plugin come pre-installed in the wp instance.
  • Pre-Install Themes  – Enter the WordPress.org theme’s slug and make the theme come pre-installed in the wp instance.
  • URL for themes or plugins – Enter the URLs of the themes & plugins to be installed.

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