Password protect a folder

5 September 2016 / Published in:  from Ivan Messina
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If you want to password protect a folder you can do it directly from cPanel. Login and then click on "directory privacy" in the files section

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You will see a list of all the folders on your account. You can click on the icon to see the content of a folder, or clieck on the folder name to select it.

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Check "Password protect this directory", give it a name and then click on "Save"

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Once done create a user for that folder, adding the username end the password, then click on "Save". You can use the password generator for a secure password.

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