If you would like keep some content concealed from the public eye, you'll be able to switch on password protection for a certain folder - either the primary Internet site folder or any other one below it. In case this feature is turned on, a pop-up will appear each and every time a person tries to open the folder in question or clicks on a direct link which goes a few levels deeper, so login info will be necessary for www.domain.com/folder/image.jpg if you have protected just the domain.com folder. In case the details aren't valid, a “403 Forbidden” message shall appear and there isn't any way to get around this restriction, so you can be certain that no one shall be able access the secured content. The feature could be helpful in numerous situations - if only certain people should be able to see specific files, if you are creating a website and you don't want people to see it prior to it being completed, and so forth.

Password Protected Directories in Shared Hosting

With the password protection tool that comes with every shared hosting package deal that we provide, you'll be able to secure any content that you have within your account with just a few mouse clicks. Due to the fact that the tool is a component of our ground breaking Hepsia Control Panel, it provides exactly the same uncomplicated interface and you will not need any special skills to use it. Once you go to the Password Protection section, you'll have to pick one of the domains or subdomains you have inside the account and then choose if the protection should be turned on for the main folder or for a subfolder. Then enter the username and the password that you'd like and you will be ready. A small padlock icon in the File Manager section will tell you that a particular folder is password-protected. In the same way you will be able to add many usernames and passwords for the same folder if you want several people to have their own login credentials.

Password Protected Directories in Semi-dedicated Hosting

It will require a couple of clicks to enable the password protection function for any folder that you have, when you use one of our Linux semi-dedicated packages. We have a very handy tool, which has a user-friendly point-and-click interface and which can be used by individuals with no experience. It is included in the Hepsia CP, that you will get to manage your new account as soon as you log in and visit the Password Protection section, you will be able to select the domain or subdomain which should be secured and then the specific folder - either the primary folder or any subfolder under it. You shall also see 2 boxes where you will need to input the login name and the password which will be necessary to access the folder in question and you'll be all set. By following the exact same steps, you are able to set up a variety of login credentials for the very same folder to give several people their own username/password. All secured folders shall feature a small padlock sign in the File Manager section.