If you want to keep some content concealed from the public eye, you'll be able to enable password protection for a particular folder - either the main site folder or a different one below it. If this feature is activated, a pop-up shall appear each and every time a person attempts to open the folder in question or clicks on a direct link that goes a few levels deeper, so login information will be required for www.domain.com/folder/image.jpg if you have protected the domain.com folder. If the credentials are not valid, a “403 Forbidden” message will appear and there is no way of getting around this restriction, so you can be certain that no one shall be able access the secured content. The feature could be beneficial in various scenarios - if only certain individuals need to be able to see specific files, if you are developing a site and you don't want people to see it before it is completed, and so forth.
Password Protected Directories in Website Hosting
When you use any of our website hosting
solutions, you will be able to create password-protected areas effortlessly even if you have zero experience with this kind of matters. We've integrated an incredibly easy-to-use point-and-click tool into the Hepsia Control Panel, offered with all accounts, so you shall be able to secure any folder within a matter of seconds. You will only have to pick a domain or a subdomain and the specific folder which has to be protected (the main one or a subfolder), and then to type in the preferred username and password which will be used to access the folder in question in the future. Each protected folder will have a padlock icon within the File Manager section, so you shall be able to see instantly what content is protected and what's not. If required, you can create several different sets of login details for exactly the same folder.
Password Protected Directories in Semi-dedicated Hosting
It will take just a few clicks to enable the password protection function for any folder which you have, if you use one of our Linux semi-dedicated packages
. We have an extremely handy tool, that has a user-friendly point-and-click interface and which can be used by individuals without experience. It is part of the Hepsia Control Panel, that you will get to manage your new account as soon as you log in and visit the Password Protection section, you shall be able to pick the domain or subdomain that needs to be secured and then the exact folder - either the primary folder or any subfolder under it. You shall also see two boxes where you shall have to enter the login name and the password which will be required to access the folder in question and you'll be all set to go. By following precisely the same steps, you will be able to set up many different login credentials for the very same folder to give several individuals their own username/password. All secured folders shall have a small padlock sign in the File Manager section.