With an .htaccess file, you can determine how the server that addresses the requests to your websites should act a number of occasions. This is a text file with directives that are carried out when somebody tries to open your website and what happens next is determined by the content of the file. For instance, you can block a certain IP address from accessing your website, therefore the server will decline your visitor’s request, or you can forward your domain name to some other URL, so the server will direct the visitor to the new web address. You could also use customized error pages or shield any part of your website with a password, if you place an .htaccess file inside the correct folder. Many widespread script-driven applications, such as WordPress, Drupal and Joomla, use an .htaccess file to function correctly.
.htaccess Generator in Cloud Web Hosting
We have an intuitive .htaccess generator tool that will allow you to set up and use this type of files without any difficulties even if you do not have previous experience and you don't know the syntax of the specific directives for such a file. The tool is part of the Hepsia Control Panel, supplied with our Linux cloud web hosting packages and any option inside it can be activated by choosing acheckbox and eventually by inputting a username or a URL, based on what exactly you would like to do with the .htaccess file. You could also choose where the file should be created, so you will not have to do anything by hand after or before that. Using an .htaccess file, you'll also be able to pick the PHP version which will be enabled for a particular domain, even when it isn't the same version as the one for the entire account.
.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Our semi-dedicated server solutions offer an .htaccess generator tool, which is easy enough to be used by individuals without previous experience. You'll be able to access it using your Hepsia CP and take advantage of a user-friendly interface to enable any option you need. As soon as you choose the folder in which our system will set up the .htaccess file, you simply need to check the boxes beside the options that you would like to activate, then save the changes and you'll be all set. The one thing you'll have to type manually shall be a URL - if you need to use the .htaccess file to redirect one of your domains/subdomains to a different address or if you want to use customized error pages. Our platform will also allow you to set the PHP version that an Internet site will use by putting an .htaccess file inside its root folder, no matter if your account in general uses a different version.