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  • How to password protect files and directories in cPanel

    1. Log into cPanel.

    2. Go to the Files section and click on the Directory Privacy icon

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    3. Then select the directory that you wish to protect


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    4. In the Security Settings section, check-mark Password protect this directory option and give a name to the protected directory and then click on the save icon.


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    5. In Create User section specify the username and the password that should be used to access this directory.

    6. Click Save in order to save the user that you have edited.

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    Last edited by Sayali; 01-01-2020, 01:26 PM.

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    That is very useful for hiding the directory on the internet from the public..

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