In many occasions, be it because of workflow or to give a client special access to a certain directory, it may be necessary to restrict access to a given directory on your server using a simple username/password combination. This can be easily done from our hosting control panel.
The first step is accessing your control panel. Once inside you will find an icon named “Password Protection” under the “Web Tools” section.
In the “Password Protection” page you will find two sections: “Add and remove password protection” and “Edit password protection users”.
When browsing the protected path we see the following login box: