.htaccess is a small text file which is located either directly inside a domain folder or inside a subfolder to inform the server how it has to handle requests when an Internet site or a folder which is part of it is accessed. Lots of widely used scripts such as Joomla and WordPress use an .htaccess file. If you get loads of fake traffic to your website, for instance, you can block the access of particular IP addresses and third-party websites, or you can request the guest to enter a username and a password to see the content. You may also set up URL forwarding or use customized error pages for your website, prevent other sites from linking to your content directly and from using your account’s traffic quota, etcetera. An .htaccess file shall give you a lot more control over your sites and the way they perform.

.htaccess Generator in Cloud Website Hosting

We have an easy-to-work-with .htaccess generator tool that will enable you to set up and use this kind of files without any trouble even if you do not have previous experience and you do not know the syntax of the respective directives for this sort of a file. The tool is part of the Hepsia CP, offered with our Linux cloud website hosting and any option in it may be allowed by choosing acheckbox and eventually by inputting a username or a URL, depending on what exactly you intend to do with the .htaccess file. You could also decide where the file should be created, so you will not have to do anything manually after or before that. With an .htaccess file, you'll be able to pick the PHP version that'll be enabled for a given domain, no matter if it is not the same version as the one for the entire account.

.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The Linux semi-dedicated hosting which we provide come with a powerful, but time and effort saving .htaccess generator tool, which will give you the option to use this kind of a file for any purpose even if you're not experienced. The tool is included in the Hepsia Control Panel and has the same intuitive interface. If you would like to use any of the options which may be activated via an .htaccess file, you just have to check the box next to it within the list which you shall find when you open the tool. Also you can pick in which directory of your account the file will be created and you will be ready. An .htaccess file can be used to set a PHP version for a certain Internet site which is different from the version which the account itself employs. If you have any difficulties, we have in-depth help articles and video tutorials that will demonstrate first-hand how to activate any option which is available within the tool.