A password-protected directory is a folder that can't be accessed unless the correct login details are offered. This could be an entire site or simply a single page that is located in a subfolder. If you attempt to open this sort of a directory, you'll see a browser pop-up in which you will have to type a username as well as a password. If you type in the right ones, you will be able to continue surfing around the content without having to do anything more. When the login credentials aren't correct, however, you'll see information that you are not allowed to look at the content. If this feature is activated, you won't be able to open a file even though you may have a direct link. The function is quite practical if you need to limit the access to some content or if you are creating a website and you do not want visitors to be able to access it before it's ready.

Password Protected Directories in Web Hosting

With the password protection tool that is included with each and every web hosting package deal that we offer, you will be able to protect any content that you have inside your account with only a few clicks. Because the tool is an element of our revolutionary Hepsia Control Panel, it features exactly the same uncomplicated interface and you shall not require any special skills to use it. When you go to the Password Protection section, you will need to choose one of the domains or subdomains you have in the account and then decide whether the protection should be activated for the primary folder or for a subfolder. Then type the username and the password that you would like and you'll be ready. A tiny padlock symbol within the File Manager section will tell you that a certain folder is password-protected. In the exact same way you will be able to add several usernames and passwords for the same folder if you want several people to have their own login credentials.

Password Protected Directories in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Protecting any folder with a password shall be quite simple 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 enable you to pick the exact folder that you want to protect with a couple of clicks and all you'll need to enter shall be the username and the password which will be used to access it subsequently. You will not experience any troubles even if you have never had a website hosting account before, because you don't need any previous knowledge or computer programming skills to enable the function. If you repeat the same simple steps, you will be able to set up numerous usernames for the exact same password-protected area, so numerous individuals will be able to access a given folder with their own login details. You'll be able to see the protected folders conveniently either in exactly the same section of the CP or within the File Manager section where you will detect them by their little padlock icons.