.htaccess is a small text file that is installed either directly in a domain folder or inside a subfolder to tell the web server how it must manage requests when a site or a folder that is part of it is accessed. Lots of widespread scripts such as Joomla and WordPress use an .htaccess file. If you get a considerable amount of fake traffic to your website, for instance, you could block the access of certain IP addresses and third-party websites, or you could request the guest to type in a username and a password to be able to see the content. You may also set up URL redirecting or use customized error pages for your website, prevent other Internet sites from linking to your content directly and from using your account’s traffic quota, and so on. An .htaccess file shall give you a lot more control over your Internet sites and the way they perform.

.htaccess Generator in Hosting

We have a time and effort saving .htaccess generator tool which will allow you to create and use this kind of files with no trouble even if you don't have any previous experience and you do not know the syntax of the respective directives for such a file. The tool is part of the Hepsia CP, supplied with our hosting plans and any option inside it could be enabled by choosing acheckbox and eventually by inputting a username or a URL, depending on what exactly you want to do with the .htaccess file. You may also select where the file should be created, so you shall not have to do anything by hand before or after that. Using an .htaccess file, you'll also be able to select the PHP version that'll be active for a specific domain, no matter if it isn't the same version as the one for the entire account.

.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers

The semi-dedicated servers which we offer you include a powerful, but time and effort saving .htaccess generator tool, which will provide you with the chance to use this kind of a file for any purpose even if you are not very experienced. The tool is built into the Hepsia Control Panel and has the same intuitive interface. If you'd like to use some of the options which can be enabled via an .htaccess file, you just have to check the box next to it inside the list that you'll find when you open the tool. You may also choose in which directory of your account the file shall be created and you shall be all set. An .htaccess file may also be used to set a PHP version for a particular website which is different from the version that the account itself uses. If you have any troubles, we have in-depth help articles and educational videos that will reveal to you first-hand how to activate any option that's available within the tool.