.htaccess is a small text file that's located either directly in a domain folder or inside a subfolder to tell the web server how it should address requests when a site or a folder that is part of it is accessed. Lots of widespread scripts including Joomla and WordPress use an .htaccess file. If you get a considerable amount of fake traffic to your Internet site, for example, you can block the access of particular IP addresses and third-party Internet sites, or you can request the guest to enter a username and a password to view the content. You can also set up URL forwarding or use customized error pages for your Internet site, prevent other websites from linking to your content directly and from using your account’s traffic quota, etc. An .htaccess file offers you far more control over your Internet sites and the way they work.

.htaccess Generator in Hosting

You could use an .htaccess file for any purpose on our revolutionary cloud platform no matter which hosting you pick when you sign up. Also, if you want to use one of the functions which this kind of a file provides, but you don't have very much experience, you may use our .htaccess generator tool, that shall offer you an easy-to-use interface where you can use checkboxes and enter only file names or URLs. That way, you are able to take advantage of an .htaccess file even if you do not know the syntax of the directives that you have to use in general. With only a couple of clicks, you will be able to redirect a domain, to choose another home page for a website, or to even set a different version of PHP for a specific website, which may be different from the version that your website hosting account uses.

.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers

All our semi-dedicated servers feature the revolutionary, yet easy-to-use Hepsia CP, which incorporates our .htaccess generator tool. It'll enable you to create a system file within any folder that you pick with several clicks. Even if you're not tech-savvy, you'll be able to reap the benefits of all the features an .htaccess file provides since our tool is extremely intuitive to use. There is also a list of all the options that you can activate and there shall be a checkbox next to each of them. Just pick the options that you'd like to activate and eventually type in a URL - if you are using the .htaccess file to forward one URL to another or to set custom error pages. You'll not have to type in any code at any time. If necessary, you can use an .htaccess file to employ different versions of PHP for your websites, because a number of versions are available simultaneously on our hosting platform.