It is optional to have the hidden (.dot) files of your cPanel account shown.
Having them hidden can clean up the User Interface or if you need to View/Download/Edit your configuration you need to be able to see them.
Display or Hide Hidden Files in Cyberduck FTP Client
1. Connect to your account via FTP. When using Cyberduck you can do that using
- Quick Connect
2. Navigate to your View button on the toolbar and click on Show Hidden Files
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