We have provided plenty of Advanced Tools with the ProtoHost Web Control Panel. These tools will let you do easy tasks just like guarding a directory with a password or significantly more elaborate ones such as, for example, changing the PHP release of your website hosting account. Although the tasks they actually do are different, the whole set of Advanced Tools have a single uniformity. They are extremely easy–to–navigate and involve virtually no distinctive abilities from you.

Hotlink Protection

Shield yourself against traffic theft

Any time you make genuine content and articles for your own website, it is very important safeguard it from those who would like to use it not having your agreement. By reason of this, we have designed a particular protective tool in the ProtoHost Web Control Panel. ProtoHost’s Hotlink Protection tool is meant to secure all pictures on your website from being used in any publications devoid of your permission.

The instrument is absolutely simple to use, without any settings needed in any way. All you need to carry out is select which domain name to secure and initialize the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Computerized creation of .htaccess files

By using the .htaccess file, it’s easy to control your web site – set up redirections, make password secured directories, etcetera. Through the ProtoHost Web Control Panel, it’s easy to create new .htaccess files using ProtoHost’s highly effective .htaccess Generator.

You do not have to know anything at all as related to .htaccess files so as to use ProtoHost’s .htaccess Generator. Only define the alterations you have to make using the tool’s simplified interface and our the will quickly generate the required code for you.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block malicious IPs out of your website

If you wish to block out a spammer from accessing your web site, an online troll in your discussion forum or, possibly a a pack of IPs flooding your website, you have to take full advantage of our intuitive IP blocking tool. It enables one to quickly block out an IP address or an entire IP range from ever being able to view your web site.

ProtoHost’s IP Blocking tool is absolutely straightforward. All you have to do is enter the IP address (and / or addresses) which you want to bar and then press the action button. All of the IP addresses you have selected will be stopped up right away.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Customize the PHP rules for one’s site

Should the web application you’re using demands a different PHP edition, or, if you should make any PHP corrections, you can quickly make this happen within the ProtoHost Web Control Panel. It is easy to switch the PHP version with just a mouse–click, choosing from old PHP releases to the stable PHP release. You can even speedily customize the most vital settings inside the php.ini file, or develop a full change of the way your PHP version functions.

It is not necessary to wait patiently for a long time or restart anything at all for your modifications to be effective. All of the alterations are applied live the second you save them.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Develop automated scheduled tasks

Within the ProtoHost Web Control Panel, we’ve created an effortless and user–friendly interface for configuring new and also managing existing cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is really an appointed activity – typically a script, which is run at predefined periods of time. It can be a basic script for checking when your site is on the web, an emailing script, a web site performance record, etcetera.

It is possible to configure take full advantage of cron jobs with the cloud hosting deals. In case you want added cron jobs, you can always purchase further as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Great way to guard your files

Password protection can be described as an approach to secure your web site by having a username and password to ensure that just certain account holders can access it. For instance, you might need password protection any time you design your web site and don’t want the search engines or others to see it prior to it being prepared or if you want to make a private folder on your own site with approved entry.The Password Protection tool packed at the ProtoHost Web Control Panel will enable you to do this with just a few clicks. You’ll be the only one to know the username and password required to log in if you do not share them with another person.

The password are going to be held in a protected file format, so no person can see it or read it. Only you, as the site owner can be permitted to alter it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL redirection with merely a few clicks

If at any time you want to direct your site to a different website link, you can do that rapidly while using the URL Redirection instrument included inside the ProtoHost Web Control Panel. You won’t have to generate a distinct .htaccess file and deal with advanced lines of code. All that you should make is choose which domain name to reroute and exactly where you’ve chosen it to point out. Our smart system will take care of every little thing instead of you.

And when you don’t need the website redirection that you have got arranged, you’re able to revoke it with just a click of the mouse.

URL Redirection