If you'd like to keep some content concealed from the public eye, you'll be able to activate password protection for a specific folder - either the primary website folder or any other one below it. If this function is active, a pop-up will appear every time anyone tries to open the folder in question or clicks on a direct link that goes a few levels deeper, so login details will be necessary for www.domain.com/folder/image.jpg in case you have secured only the domain.com folder. In case the credentials are not valid, a “403 Forbidden” message will appear and there's no way to get around this restriction, so you can be sure that no one shall be able access the shielded content. The feature may be useful in various scenarios - if only a few individuals should be able to see specific files, if you are creating a site and you don't want people to see it before it's completed, etc.

Password Protected Directories in Shared Website Hosting

With the password protection tool that comes with each shared website hosting package that we provide, you will be able to protect any content that you have inside your account with only a few clicks. As the tool is a component of our innovative Hepsia CP, it features the same simple interface and you shall not require any special skills to use it. As soon as you visit the Password Protection section, you'll need to select one of the domains or subdomains you have inside the account and then choose whether the protection should be activated for the primary folder or for a subfolder. Then input the username and the password that you would like and you shall be set. A little padlock symbol inside the File Manager section will tell you that a particular folder is password-protected. In the very same way you'll be able to include numerous 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

It will require a couple of mouse clicks to activate the password protection feature for any folder you have, when you use one of our Linux semi-dedicated packages. We have an incredibly practical tool, which has a user-friendly point-and-click interface and which can be used by people without experience. It's part of the Hepsia Control Panel, which you will get to manage your new account as soon as you log in and check out the Password Protection section, you'll be able to select the domain or subdomain which should be protected and then the particular folder - either the main folder or any subfolder under it. You will also see two boxes where you will have to type in the login name and the password which will be required to access the folder in question and you'll be all set to go. By following the exact same steps, you are able to set up a number of login credentials for the exact same folder to give several people their own username/password. All secured folders shall have a small padlock sign in the File Manager section.