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To activate a password protected area on your hosting account you can manually add an .htaccess and a .htpasswd file or you can log in to your control panel (webmin).

Follow the directions here:

- Click on Webmin Modules
- Click on Protected Web Directories
- Click on Add protection for a new directory.
- Choose your Directory path.
- Select your .htpasswd file ( or just leve it as it is " Choose automatically " )
- Choose your Password encryption 
- Type your Authentication realm ( example: Private area )
- Choose with users in the .htpasswd file to have access to your area. ( or just leve it at " All users in file " )

Now you are finished. you got a password protected are on your hosting account. 

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