how to replace this file (located at /var/www/html/index.html) in Apache2 installed through LAMP in ubuntu 18.04 whenever I tried to open any .html or .php file it shows this error "Not Found

The requested URL ..... was not found on this server.

Apache/2.4.29 (Ubuntu) Server at localhost Port 80"

and at localhost port 80 "Apache Ubuntu default page It works! " opened

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Not by opening a website addres in your browser but by logging into the server and doing

cd /var/www/html
vi index.html

Or if it is a desktop you can also do

gedit index.html

(apply sudo if needed)

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