If you would like keep some content hidden from the public eye, you'll be able to enable password protection for a given folder - either the main Internet site folder or a different one below it. Whenever this feature is activated, a pop-up shall appear anytime anyone tries to open the folder in question or clicks on a direct link which goes a few levels deeper, so login info will be required 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 sure that nobody shall be able access the shielded content. The option may be helpful in numerous situations - if only a number of people should be able to see specific files, if you are developing a site and you do not want people to see it before it's completed, and so on.
Password Protected Directories in Cloud Website Hosting
With the password protection tool provided with each and every cloud website hosting
plan that we provide, you shall be able to shield any content that you have within your account with only a few mouse clicks. Since the tool is an element of our revolutionary Hepsia Control Panel, it features the exact same uncomplicated interface and you will not need any special skills to use it. Once you go to the Password Protection section, you will need to pick one of the domains or subdomains which you have inside the account and then decide whether the protection should be active for the primary folder or for a subfolder. Then type in the username and the password you want and you'll be set. A little padlock symbol in the File Manager section will tell you that a certain folder is password-protected. In the same exact way you will be able to include several usernames and passwords for the same folder if you would like several people to have their own login credentials.
Password Protected Directories in Semi-dedicated Hosting
It will require a few mouse clicks to activate the password protection function for any folder you have, if you use one of our semi-dedicated services
. We have an extremely effective tool, that has a user-friendly point-and-click interface and which can be used by individuals without any experience. It's included in the Hepsia CP, which you'll get to manage your new account and once you log in and go to the Password Protection section, you shall be able to select the domain or subdomain which 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 will have to input the login name and the password that will be needed to access the folder in question and you shall be all set. By following precisely the same steps, you are able to create several different login credentials for the very same folder to give several people their own username/password. All secured folders will feature a small padlock sign in the File Manager section.