We have included loads of Advanced Tools with the FtwHosts Online Control Panel. All these tools will let you do hassle–free things such as safeguarding a directory by using a pass word and also way more challenging ones such as, for example, switching the PHP build of your web hosting account. Despite the tasks they do vary, the Advanced Tools have one uniformity. They’re really well–designed and demand absolutely no distinctive skills from you.

Hotlink Protection

Safeguard yourself from bandwidth theft

When you come up with authentic website content there’s always somebody that will try to make use of without your authorization. It can be applied both to written content and also images. That’s usually where the Hotlink Protection tool integrated into FtwHosts’s Online Control Panel will surely help you. With a click of the mouse, you will guard all photographs on your website by stopping other websites from linking to them.

This way, you will not only end others from stealing your graphics, but you’ll also make sure you adhere to your monthly data traffic limit.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Computerized generation of .htaccess files

Thanks to the .htaccess file, it’s easy to manage your website – configure redirections, come up with security password guarded directories, and much more. Through the FtwHosts Online Control Panel, it’s easy to set up brand new .htaccess files by making use of FtwHosts’s strong .htaccess Generator.

You do not need to learn a single thing about .htaccess files so as to operate our .htaccess Generator. Only state the changes you would like to make with the tool’s simple to operate user interface and it will instantly create the required code on your behalf.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Stop harmful IPs out of your web site

In order to stop a spammer from your web site, an Internet troll from your discussion forum or a a stack of IP addresses flooding your web site, it’s best to take advantage of FtwHosts’s simple–to–use IP blocking tool. It allows one to swiftly prevent an IP address or, possibly a full IP range from ever using your site.

Our IP Blocking tool is admittedly quick. All you should actually do is enter the IP address (or addresses) that you like to block and click on the action button. All the IPs you have inserted can be impeded without delay.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Customize the PHP settings for one’s site

With any of the cloud hosting deals from FtwHosts, you can pick the PHP version for your web sites – from old PHP versions just like PHP 4 to the most recent stable editions. You can do that with just a mouse–click. All of the changes are going to be carried out in the blink of an eye. For each PHP build, you have access to the php.ini file for one’s website, so that you can fully switch the way PHP works.

You will find a sleek interface, which enables you to easily modify the most essential PHP adjustments. Whenever you want, you can also go back to the standard settings so as to bring back a back up copy.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Generate automatic planned tasks

Inside the FtwHosts Online Control Panel, we’ve created a quick and user–friendly user interface for setting up fresh in addition to dealing with current cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job can be described as a planned task – usually a script, which is operated at pre–set periods of time. It may be a basic script for looking at if your web site is on the web, a mailing script, a site efficiency review, etcetera.

It is possible to set up and employ cron jobs with the cloud hosting packages. For those who need extra cron jobs, it’s possible to buy more as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Good way to safeguard all your data files

When using the FtwHosts Online Control Panel, you will be able to swiftly defend every single directory in your site, due to our Password Protection instrument. All you should do is pick up the directory you need to safeguard as well as identify a user name and a security password that just you will know. Your directory and all of its files will be secured immediately.

The password you’ve specified can be held in a protected method. No–one can read it and you’ll be capable of change it anytime you need.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with merely a couple of clicks

In the FtwHosts Online Control Panel, it’s possible to easily route your website to a different place by way of the URL Redirection tool. It is truly easy–to–navigate – all you should actually do is identify where exactly your domain should be pointing to. No need for any .htaccess files, PHP redirections, DNS adjustments, and the like to be made. Your domain can be rerouted for the brand new place right away.

It is possible to cancel the website re–direction whenever you want. Everything you need to do is go to the URL Redirection tool and eliminate the site redirection. Your domain name will begin to start going to its original location.

URL Redirection