To add, edit, and delete users, perform the following steps:
- Navigate to a directory that you wish to protect with user-level protection.
- Click the appropriate folder icon ( ) to navigate to a different folder.
- Click the desired folder's name to select it. A new interface will appear.
- Click Manage Users to navigate to cPanel's Directory Privacy interface for that folder (cPanel >> Home >> Security >> Directory Privacy).
To manage users manually, edit the
/home/USERNAME/.htpasswds/public_html/passwd file, where
USERNAME represents the account name.
Disable leech protection
To disable leech protection, perform the following steps:
Navigate to the directory for which you wish to disable leech protection.
Click the appropriate folder icon () to navigate to a different folder.
Click the desired folder's name to select it.