A password-protected directory is a folder which cannot be accessed unless the proper login details are offered. This may be an entire website or only one page that's situated in a subfolder. If you try to open this type of a directory, you will see a web browser pop-up in which you have to enter a username as well as a password. If you input the correct ones, you will be able to continue surfing around the content with no need to do anything extra. In case the login credentials are not correct, however, you shall see a note that you are not allowed to view the content. In case this feature is active, you will not be able to open a file even when you have a direct link. The option is very handy if you want to restrict the access to some content or if you are creating an Internet site and you do not want visitors to be able to access it before it is ready.

Password Protected Directories in Cloud Web Hosting

All of our cloud web hosting come with a really useful tool that will enable you to secure any folder within your account from unauthorized access with just 2 clicks. When you log in to your Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you'll simply have to visit the Password Protection section, to pick the main domain or subdomain, to specify the folder that needs to be secured - the root folder or some folder under it, and then to enter the username and the password that should be used in order to access the content in question. The function will be turned on right away, so in case you try to open the folder/website, you shall be prompted to type in the login credentials. You may set up or remove numerous usernames for the exact same folder, when necessary. When you go to the File Manager section, all password-protected folders shall be shown with a little padlock icon.

Password Protected Directories in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Securing any folder with a password shall be very easy if you host your Internet sites inside a semi-dedicated server account with our company. A user-friendly tool, that is incorporated into the Hepsia Control Panel, will enable you to choose the specific folder which you want to secure with a couple of clicks and all you will need to type shall be the username and the password that'll be used to access it later. You'll not encounter any complications even if you haven't had a hosting account before, due to the fact that you don't need any previous knowledge or programming skills to activate the feature. If you repeat the same very simple steps, you shall be able to create various usernames for the very same password-protected area, so many people will be able to access a given folder with their own login credentials. You will be able to see the protected folders easily either in exactly the same section of the Control Panel or in the File Manager section where you will identify them by their little padlock icons.