With an .htaccess file, you shall determine how the web server which handles the requests to your web sites must act a number of scenarios. This is a text file with directives that are performed when someone tries to open your Internet site and what happens next is determined by the content of the file. For instance, you could block a particular IP address from opening the Internet site, and the server will decline the visitor’s request, or you can forward your domain name to a different URL, so the server will direct the visitor to the new web address. Also you can use custom error pages or preserve any part of your site with a password, if you place an .htaccess file in the correct folder. Many popular script-driven applications, including Joomla, Drupal and WordPress, use an .htaccess file to function correctly.
.htaccess Generator in Shared Hosting
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.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
If you open a semi-dedicated server account with us, you will be able to use our powerful, albeit simple-to-use .htaccess generator tool, which is offered with the Hepsia hosting Control Panel. You could choose the folder where the file will be created and after that you'll simply have to select a checkbox next to every option you want to use - it is as simple as that. If you want to set up URL redirection or to set personalized error pages for each of your Internet sites, you shall also need to type in a web address, but you won't have to input any special code at any time, so you can easily use our tool even if you don't have previous experience. As our sophisticated hosting platform supports a number of versions of PHP, you'll also be able to choose the version that any site will use, even if it isn't like the one selected for the account in general.