With an .htaccess file, you can specify how the web server which manages the requests to your websites should act a number of scenarios. This is a text file with directives that are carried out when an individual tries to open your site and what happens next is determined by the content of the file. For example, you may block a certain IP address from opening the site, and the server will decline the visitor’s request, or you can redirect your domain name to a different URL, so the server will direct the visitor to the new web address. You can also use custom-made error pages or preserve any part of your Internet site with a password, if you place an .htaccess file inside the correct folder. Many well-known script-driven apps, such as WordPress, Joomla and Drupal, use an .htaccess file to function properly.

.htaccess Generator in Web Hosting

If you want to use any of the functionalities which an .htaccess file provides, but you haven't dealt with this kind of matters before, you should use the .htaccess generator tool included with all our web hosting solutions. The tool is part of our in-house built Hepsia Control Panel and it'll give you a simple and user-friendly means to create an .htaccess file in any folder that you've created within the account. Quite a few options will be available with checkboxes, so you should only choose the one that you need and eventually enter a URL - if you are using the file to forward a domain or to set personalized error pages for each of your websites. Considering that our cloud platform supports a number of PHP versions, you shall also be able to set any of these versions for any of your Internet sites even if it is different from the version set for your Internet hosting account as a whole.

.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Our semi-dedicated server plans provide an .htaccess generator tool, that's simple enough to be used by individuals with zero previous experience. You will be able to access it via your Hepsia CP and benefit from a user-friendly interface to enable any option you would like. As soon as you pick the folder in which our system will create the .htaccess file, you only need to check the boxes next to the options which you want to activate, then save the changes and you'll be set. The one thing you'll have to enter by hand will be a URL - if you would like to use the .htaccess file to forward one of your domains/subdomains to a different address or if you would like to use custom error pages. Our platform will also enable you to set the PHP version that a site will use by putting an .htaccess file inside its root folder, even if your account as a whole uses a different version.