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How to protect administration page by Password Protect Directories

Posted In WordPress, Wordpress tips - By Techtiplib on Monday, June 24th, 2013 With No Comments »

If you are looking for a security method for protect your administration page, create another security gate is your great choice for you! This article I will show you how to create another login using function Password Protect Directories in cPanelX of hosting.

Step 1: Access your cPanelX of your hosting, find and click on the name: Password Protect Directories


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Step 2: Select your Directory then click “Go” button

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Step 3: Select “wp-admin” folder to protect

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Step 4: Follow as below:

– Create user: Add your username, choose your password and then click to “Add/modify authorized user” button

– Choose at “Password protect this directory“, type the name of folder which will be protected as: wp-admin. Finally, click Save to finish!

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Now, whenever access your administration page, you must through 2 login steps:

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I hope with this guide will help you secure your administration page!

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