Web Protect Directories

Cpanel icon webprotect Web Protect Directories You can protect directories within your site from browsers by using a password to protect them. This allows you to restrict material to only authorized users or store sensitive material online. This has the same appearance and effect as the password protection on CPanel.

To password protect a directory:

  1. Click on the Web Protect link in the Account Settings area.

  2. Navigate to the directory that you want to protect. Select a folder by clicking on the folder name link, or open a folder by clicking on the folder icon.

  3. Click on the tick box next to the Cpanel icon lock Web Protect Directories icon.

  4. Enter the name that you want to appear in the Protected Resource Name field. This is optional and purely for the user’s benefit.

  5. Click on the Cpanel button save Web Protect Directories button.

    Generally, you now need to add at least one authorized user to enable access to the directory. Refer to Adding an authorized user for more information.

Cpanel webprotectdirectories Web Protect Directories


Adding an authorized user
Changing an authorized user’s password
Removing an authorized user
Removing password protection

Web Protect Directories