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.