We have introduced several Advanced Instruments that are available for you at no cost using the CowDomains Website Control Panel! They are intended for web developers as well as for site owners who want to maintain their website hosting setting on their own. You can quickly generate an .htaccess file, alter the PHP release for your own web hosting account, change the php.ini file, create a range of automatic jobs and apps, and many more!

Virtually all Advanced Instruments follow the structure pattern in our Website Control Panel, making them genuinely user–friendly and uncomplicated.

Hotlink Protection

Defend yourself against data transfer theft

Whenever you create genuine content material for your website, you need to secure it from those who desire to use it without your approval. By reason of this, we’ve incorporated a special defensive software instrument inside the CowDomains Website Control Panel. CowDomains’s Hotlink Protection tool was created to guard all pictures at your website from being published in any publications without your authorization.

The instrument is definitely convenient, without the need of setting required whatsoever. All you should conduct is just choose which domain name to safeguard and switch on the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Computerized generation of .htaccess files

Bundled in the CowDomains Website Control Panel one can find .htaccess Generator – an effective software instrument, which lets you make .htaccess files without having to generate them by yourself. The tool requires zero knowledge and no understanding of .htaccess file supervision.

With an .htaccess file, you can quickly reroute a few web pages of one’s site as well as the complete web site to a new place. You can also use it to guard a folder by way of a username and password or even to enable PHP code within HTML files, etcetera.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block harmful IP addresses from accessing your site

Inside the CowDomains Website Control Panel we’ve built in an incredibly practical tool that permits you to reduce entry to your web sites by preventing different IP addresses. Using the IP blocking tool, you can easily halt an IP address or, perhaps a full array of IPs from accessing your web site. To determine which IP addresses create the ’undesirable’ site traffic to your website, you should check out the Stats Manager.

All IP addresses are hindered immediately and then no–one will have the ability to observe or gain access to your web site from them any longer.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Customize the PHP settings for one’s site

With all of the cloud hosting packages from CowDomains, you can pick the PHP release for use on your sites – coming from old PHP versions just like PHP 4 up to the newest stable releases. It can be done with a click. All modifications are going to be implemented immediately. For every single PHP edition, you have access to the php.ini file for use on your web site, so, you will be able to thoroughly alter the manner PHP works.

Our company offers a sleek interface, which enables you to swiftly customize the most crucial PHP options. At any moment, you may as well go back to the standard configuration in order to bring back a back up copy.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Set automated scheduled tasks

Inside the CowDomains Website Control Panel, we have designed a quick and user–friendly interface for configuring fresh or handling existing cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is usually an appointed job – commonly a script, that is operated at predetermined periods of time. It may be a basic script for looking at when your website is online, a mailing script, a site overall performance report, etc.

You can set up take full advantage of cron jobs with all CowDomains’s cloud hosting deals. If you happen to need additional cron jobs, you can always acquire extra as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Fantastic way to secure your files

With the CowDomains Website Control Panel, you’ll be able to swiftly secure each and every folder in your web site, thanks to our Password Protection tool. What you need to do is pick up the directory you wish to secure as well as select a user name along with a security password that only you will know. Your folder as well as its files will be guarded quickly.

The password you’ve specified can be saved in an encoded fashion. No–one can access it and you will be in the position to switch it anytime you want.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL redirection with a couple of clicks

If you need to fast divert your site to a different webpage or any other site, this can be done with the URL Redirection tool. It negates the necessity to create PHP redirects or configure an .htaccess file. Just identify the place you need to point your domain to and the software tool will handle what’s left. Your web site can be redirected swiftly.

And when you need to stop the redirection and have your site pointed to the previous URL, you can do this with only a click.

URL Redirection