Password protect a directory using cPanel

This tutorial will show you how to password protect a directory using cPanel

1) Click Password Protect Directories

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2) Select the directory to start with, then click Go

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3) Select the directory you want to password protect by clicking it’s name

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4) Check the Password protect this directory box…

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5) Then give a name for the directory, and click Save

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The directory is now protected, and requires a password to enter it via a browser

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We must therefore create at least one user, and assign them a password to access the directory

6) Click Go Back

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7) Enter a username here

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8) Then enter and confirm a password

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9) Click Add authorized user

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The protected directory now has one user who has access to it. Repeat this process for each additional user you want to grant access for

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You can see the active user for this directory here and can add or delete users from this page at any time

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This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to password protect directories, and assign users to them