If you have looked at lots of websites, you've probably come across some error message now and again. An error could occur in case the hosting server cannot process a request (Error 400), if you must log in so as to see some content and you have not done so (Error 401), if you aren't allowed to access some webpage (Error 403) or if a link leads to a file which is not on the server (Error 404). Receiving this sort of messages could sometimes be annoying because the pages have nothing in common with the actual Internet site. That’s why some hosting service providers permit you to apply your own error pages that will match the layout of your own Internet site and which could have any content that you'd like - info why the error has appeared, a suggestion how to handle it or even some witty remark. This kind of function can help you keep the visitor on the website regardless of the error and the reason for it.

Custom Error Pages in Shared Website Hosting

You can set up custom error pages for any of your websites without difficulty when you use any of our Linux shared website hosting packages. This can easily be done using the Hosted Domains section of the Hepsia Control Panel, which comes with all accounts as soon as you go there, you could set your customized pages independently for any domain or subdomain. You have to upload the files to your account before you start and input the links to them during the process. This function could be de-activated at any time and the options you shall be able to to choose from are a generic page from our system or a default Apache server page. Custom made error pages may be set with an .htaccess file as well. The file should be put into the domain or subdomain folder and it should incorporate some system code and links to the pages. If you aren't tech-savvy, you can copy the entire content you'll need for the file from our Help section.

Custom Error Pages in Semi-dedicated Hosting

All Linux semi-dedicated packages that we offer support customized error pages and it will not take more than several mouse clicks inside your Hepsia hosting Control Panel to use this feature. The option is included in the Hosted Domains section of your CP where you will have to type in the links to the custom-made files through simple drop-down menus and an easy to work with interface. Keep in mind, you need to upload them in your account before that. In case you don't want to employ this function at some point, you could deactivate it just as quickly and pick an Apache server page or a default page from our system to be viewable if your visitors encounter an error. If you'd prefer, you could also use an .htaccess file to activate the personalized error pages. The file needs to include a particular line of code and a link for every single error type and you may discover an example of the entire content for all four error types in our Help section.