If you would like keep some content hidden from the public eye, you'll be able to activate password protection for a particular folder - either the main website folder or another one below it. If this function is enabled, a pop-up will appear each time a person attempts to open the folder in question or clicks on a direct link which goes a few levels deeper, so login information will be needed for www.domain.com/folder/image.jpg in case you have secured just the domain.com folder. When the details are not valid, a “403 Forbidden” message will appear and there's no method of getting around this restriction, so you can be sure that nobody shall be able access the secured content. The feature can be helpful in various scenarios - if only a few people must be able to see particular files, if you work on a site and you do not want people to see it before it is 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 easily even if you have no experience with this sort of matters. We've included an extremely easy-to-use point-and-click tool within the Hepsia Control Panel, supplied with all accounts, so you will be able to protect any folder within merely seconds. You'll only have to choose a domain or a subdomain and the particular folder that must be protected (the primary one or a subfolder), and then to type in the desired username and password that'll be used to access the folder in question at some point. Each and every secured folder shall have padlock icon within the File Manager section, so you'll be able to see immediately what content is protected and what's not. When necessary, you can create a number of sets of login details for exactly the same folder.
Password Protected Directories in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Protecting any folder with a password shall be quite simple if you host your websites within a semi-dedicated server account with our company. A user-friendly tool, that's incorporated into the Hepsia CP, will allow you to pick the specific folder that you want to protect with a couple of clicks and all you'll need to input will be the username and the password that'll be used to access it later. You'll not experience any difficulties even if you have never had a website hosting account before, because you don't need any previous knowledge or computer programming skills to switch on the function. If you repeat the same basic steps, you will be able to set up various usernames for the very same password-protected area, so numerous individuals will be able to access a particular folder with their own login credentials. You will be able to see the secured folders very easily either in the very same section of the Control Panel or in the File Manager section where you will recognize them by their little padlock icons.