Inside the EG Network Online Control Panel, there is also a number of Advanced Instruments. They’re created for cloud hosting clients who are experienced with maintaining their hosting environment. Still, due to the straightforward interface in the Online Control Panel, they are rather straightforward to manage, even for newbies. What is more, we’ve designed a wide range of meticulous how–to guides that can help not experienced clients immediately learn how to make use of the tools!

Hotlink Protection

Protect yourself from data transfer theft

When you create authentic content there is always somebody that will attempt to use it without having your approval. It applies simultaneously to text along with photos. And here, the Hotlink Protection tool integrated into EG Network’s Online Control Panel will surely assist you. With a mouse–click, you’ll take care of all photos on your web site by blocking other websites from linking to them.

This way, you won’t just prevent others from stealing your images, but you’ll at the same time make sure you follow your monthly data traffic limit.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Computerized generation of .htaccess files

At EG Network, you will get accessibility to the .htaccess file of your respective website, so that you will make as much changes as you want. Adding only a couple of lines to the settings file, it is easy to direct your site to another website address, or setup security password defense for a picked directory, etcetera.

When using the impressive .htaccess Generator in the Online Control Panel, you will not need to have any know–how about .htaccess files whatsoever. Simply tell the tool what you need to do and for exactly which website, and after that click on the Save button. EG Network’s smart program will produce the .htaccess file to best suit your specific needs within seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Prevent harmful IPs from your site

If you need to block a spammer from reaching your web site, an Internet troll from your discussion forum or a a group of IP addresses flooding your website, you really should make use of EG Network’s easy–to–work–with IP blocking tool. It enables anyone to quickly block out an IP address or a whole IP array from ever interacting with your site.

The IP Blocking tool is very uncomplicated. All you have to actually do is type in, the IP address (or addresses) that you want to stop and click on the action button. All of the IPs you have specified are going to be obstructed right away.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Alter the PHP rules for one’s web site

For any of the cloud hosting packs from EG Network, you are given the option to choose the PHP release for use on your sites – coming from aged PHP releases like PHP 4 up to the most current stable releases. You can do that with merely a click of the mouse. All of the changes are going to be applied immediately. For each PHP release, you can get the php.ini file for use on your website, so that you’ll be able to wholly affect the manner PHP works.

We provide you with a sleek interface, which lets you rapidly change the most significant PHP options. Whenever you want, it’s also possible to get back to the normal configuration so as to restore a back up copy.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Develop automated scheduled tasks

If there is something which your web site or application has got to complete every day, you’ll be able to automate it through the help of a cron job. Cron jobs enable you to build planned jobs, that may be performed at specific intervals. You could make cron jobs to e–mail you the reputation of your site day–to–day or delete non–permanent files on a weekly basis in order to liberate disk space within your web hosting account.

Each cloud hosting pack is bundled with a distinct amount of cron jobs. Additional cron jobs are sold whenever you want from the Online Control Panel.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Good way to give protection to your files

If you want to make a space in your own web site that’s seen simply to the people you’d like, it is easy to reap the benefits of the Password Protection instrument. Using it it’s easy to create a username and password protected directory which is to be encrypted and available merely to you and also anybody whom you share the logon data with.

The directory is going to be shielded quickly and no person else can view what exactly is inside. You’re going to be the sole person who will be competent to modify or switch it if you do not choose to approve other clients to view it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with several clicks

If you’d like to easily redirect your site to a new webpage or another website, you can do so with the URL Redirection instrument. It eliminates the requirement to set up PHP redirects or create an .htaccess file. Simply designate the location you want to point your domain towards and the tool will handle the rest. Your domain name is going to be rerouted almost instantly.

If you prefer to stop the re–direction as well as have your site directed back to the original URL, this can be done with just a click of your computer mouse.

URL Redirection