If you use AliDropship hosting you don’t need to install ionCube loader because it is installed and enabled by default.

Nowadays ionСube loader is supported or installed almost on all hosting providers. 

If ionCube Loader is not installed on your server, you just need to contact your hosting provider or you can install it by yourself.

Installing ionCube on top hosting providers: 

  1. GoDaddy: Go to cPanel -> Software -> Select PHP version not older than 7.1, tick on ioncube_loader and click ‘Save’.
  2. Hostgator: Click here! 
  3. Blue Host: Click here! 
  4. Hostmonster: Click here! 
  5. Dreamhost: Click here!

PHP version.

To make AliDropship plugin work properly you need PHP ver. 7.1 (or higher).

How to know about your hosting system and environment from PHP Info?

<?php
phpinfo();
?>

  • Save the file as phpinfo.php and upload to the root.
  • Now http://yourdomain.com/phpinfo.php can give you the required details as in this screenshot
  • First ensure that ionCube loader is enabled already.

The highlighted output explained:

  1. The first Header line describes you the php version
  2. Next – ‘System’ describes the system processor type e.g. x86-64. This is needed to download appropriate loaders.
  3. You can find information that ioncube loader is enabled at the bottom of the page.

So, your steps are:

  • Search for ionCube, if you can’t find anything similar, then it is not enabled.
  • Search the hosting FAQ, forum for any instruction to enable ionCube.
  • The quickest solution will be contacting your hosting support. It will take seconds for them to enable it.
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