.htaccess is a small text file which is located either directly in a domain folder or inside a subfolder to inform the web server how it must manage requests when an Internet site or a folder that's part of it is accessed. Numerous famous scripts including Joomla and WordPress use an .htaccess file. If you get a great deal of fake traffic to your site, for example, you'll be able to block the access of certain IP addresses and third-party sites, or you may request the guest to input a username and a password to see the content. You could also set up URL forwarding or use custom error pages for your website, prevent other sites from linking to your content directly and from using your account’s traffic quota, etc. An .htaccess file shall give you significantly more control over your sites and the way they perform.

.htaccess Generator in Shared Hosting

We have an intuitive .htaccess generator tool that will allow you to create and use this kind of files without trouble even if you have zero previous experience and you don't know the syntax of the particular directives for this sort of a file. The tool is part of the Hepsia Control Panel, included with our shared hosting and any option inside it can be enabled by picking acheckbox and eventually by typing a username or a URL, depending on what exactly you need to do with the .htaccess file. You could also choose where the file should be created, so you won't need to do anything by hand before or after that. With an .htaccess file, you'll be able to select the PHP version that'll be active for a particular domain, no matter if it isn't the same version as the one for the whole account.

.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers

Our semi-dedicated server plans include an .htaccess generator tool, that is simple enough to be used by individuals without previous experience. You will be able to access it via your Hepsia Control Panel and take advantage of a user-friendly interface to enable any option you'd like. When you pick the folder in which our system will set up the .htaccess file, you just have to check the boxes beside the options you want to enable, then save the changes and you will be all set. The only thing you'll have to input by hand shall be a URL - if you wish to use the .htaccess file to redirect one of your domains/subdomains to an alternative address or if you want to use custom made error pages. Our platform shall also permit you to set the PHP version which a website will use by putting an .htaccess file within its root folder, even when your account in general uses a different version.