If you would like keep some content concealed from the public eye, you are able to activate password protection for a particular folder - either the primary site folder or another one below it. When this feature is enabled, a pop-up will appear each and every time anyone attempts to open the folder in question or clicks on a direct link which goes a few levels deeper, so login info will be needed for www.domain.com/folder/image.jpg in case you have secured only the domain.com folder. When the credentials aren't valid, a “403 Forbidden” message will appear and there isn't any way of getting around this restriction, so you can be sure that nobody shall be able access the shielded content. The feature may be helpful in numerous situations - if only certain people should be able to see certain files, if you are creating an Internet site and you do not want people to see it before it's completed, and so forth.
Password Protected Directories in Cloud Hosting
When you use any of our cloud hosting packages, you will be able to set up password-protected areas with ease even if you have no experience with this sort of matters. We've incorporated a really easy-to-use point-and-click tool into the Hepsia Control Panel, offered with all accounts, so you will be able to secure any folder within a matter of seconds. You will have to pick a domain or a subdomain and the specific folder that must be protected (the primary one or a subfolder), and then to input the username and password that will be used to access the folder in question later on. Each protected folder shall have padlock icon inside the File Manager section, so you'll be able to see easily what content is secured and what is not. When necessary, you may create several different sets of login credentials for the exact same folder.
Password Protected Directories in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Securing any folder with a password shall be really easy if you host your Internet sites in a semi-dedicated server account with us. A user-friendly tool, that is incorporated into the Hepsia Control Panel, will allow you to pick the specific folder you would like to protect with a couple of mouse clicks and all you will have to type in shall be the username and the password that will be used to access it later. You won't encounter any troubles even if you haven't had a hosting account before, since you don't need any previous knowledge or computer programming skills to switch on the feature. If you repeat the same basic steps, you'll be able to create many usernames for the exact same password-protected area, so lots of people will be able to access a given folder with their own login credentials. You'll be able to see the protected folders conveniently either in the exact same section of the Control Panel or in the File Manager section where you will identify them by their small padlock icons.