An unrecoverable error occurred. The uploaded file likely exceeded the maximum file size (2 MB) that this server supports.

Every time try to upload 8mb mp3 I get the above error even though have changed settings in field edit from 2 MB to 20 MB and using unmanaged VPS with plenty of space and memory plus php.ini file increased.

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    Did you try changing (increasing values) post_max_size and upload_max_filesize in your php.ini file? If you've tried that, did you restart the Apache server?
    – AjitS
    Commented Apr 3, 2013 at 6:31

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If you don't have apache access control, you can try to add the php.ini settings into




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