An .htaccess file is a text file that features directives which tell a server how to operate in specific occasions. It must be placed into the folder where these directives should be performed. Numerous script-driven apps use this kind of a file to operate correctly - WordPress and Joomla, in particular. You can use this kind of a file with personalized content as well and do a wide range of things - block an IP address, an entire network or particular Internet sites from accessing your site, set personalized error pages that shall be displayed rather than server-generated ones in case a visitor encounters some error on the site, forward a domain or a subdomain to a different web address, set up a password-protected area and more. With an .htaccess file, you'll have significantly better control over your web presence.

.htaccess Generator in Shared Hosting

You can use an .htaccess file for any purpose on our ground breaking cloud platform irrespective of which shared hosting service you choose when you sign up. What is more, if you want to use one of the features that this type of a file offers, but you do not have a lot of experience, you may use our .htaccess generator tool, which will provide you with an easy-to-use interface where you can use checkboxes and type in only file names or URLs. In this way, you can use an .htaccess file even though you may not know the syntax of the directives you have to use in general. With a few mouse clicks, you'll be able to forward a domain, to pick a different homepage for an Internet site, or to even set a different version of PHP for a certain website, which could be different from the version which your website hosting account uses.

.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers

If you create a semi-dedicated server account with our company, you will be able to use our potent, albeit simple-to-use .htaccess generator tool, that's offered with the Hepsia hosting Control Panel. You may pick the folder where the file will be created and after that you will only need to select a checkbox next to every option you want to use - it is as easy as that. If you would like to set up URL forwarding or to set custom made error pages for any of your Internet sites, you'll also have to type a web address, but you won't need to enter any special code at any time, so you can certainly use our tool even if you have no previous experience. As our revolutionary web hosting platform supports a number of versions of PHP, you'll also be able to pick the version which any site will use, even if it's not identical to the one selected for the account as a whole.