Inode is a data structure that keeps the data of all files inside the hosting account. Total number of inodes means number of files, folders, email or anything you have on your account. In Linux, files on your hosting account is described by an inode number in the file system. There will be some important data about files like the user, group ownership, access mode and file type in inodes.
Following are the steps to check the Inode usage in cPanel.
- Login to your cPanel.
- Look at the Right-hand side screen. There will a section called STATISTICS.
- Inside STATISTICS, there is a detail of File Usage that suggests the number of inodes on your cPanel.
Maximum inode limit on our shared Linux Hosting service is 250,000.