We have created multiple Advanced Instruments which are available for you for free using our opnux Control Panel! They’re meant for web developers as well as for online marketers that want to be in charge of their website hosting surroundings by themselves. It’s easy to make an .htaccess file, modify the PHP version for your web hosting account, alter the php.ini file, set up several automatic tasks and scripts, and a lot more!

All Advanced Instruments follow the structure pattern in our Control Panel, making them extremely convenient.

Hotlink Protection

Shield yourself from bandwidth theft

Whenever you create authentic information for your website, you should shield it from people who want to use it without the need of your agreement. By reason of this, we’ve created a unique protective software tool in the opnux Control Panel. opnux’s Hotlink Protection tool was created to guard all visuals at your website from being published in different publications devoid of your consent.

The tool is definitely convenient, without having any setting expected whatsoever. Everything you should carry out is simply choose which domain name to secure and start the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Computerized creation of .htaccess files

At opnux, you will get access to the .htaccess file of one’s site, which means you will make as many changes as you want. Incorporating just a few lines to the configuration file, it is possible to redirect your website to another web address, or setup security password defense for a determined folder, and many more.

When using the mighty .htaccess Generator in the Control Panel, you don’t need to possess any knowledge about .htaccess files whatsoever. Merely tell the tool what you would like to accomplish and for which site, and then click on the Save button. Our clever platform will produce the .htaccess file to suit your needs in seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block malevolent IPs from your website

If you have to stop a spammer from accessing your web site, an Internet troll from your discussion board as well as a a stack of IP addresses flooding your website, you have to take advantage of our intuitive IP blocking tool. It allows you to swiftly prevent an IP address or even a a full IP array from ever using your website.

Our IP Blocking tool is absolutely intuitive. What you need to actually do is enter the IP address (and / or addresses) which you want to bar and then click on the action button. All IPs you’ve specified will be impeded right away.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Customize the PHP settings for your personal site

The opnux Control Panel provides the possibility to rapidly switch the PHP version for your personal account. You can actually make a choice from older PHP variations up to the most current stable PHP launch. We have built an intuitive interface that allows you to customize the PHP version as many times as you would like to. Then the version you’ve picked is going to be applied straight away.

No matter what PHP release you choose, additionally, you’ll have control over the php.ini file – the PHP configuration file for your website hosting account. It’s easy to change some of the most preferred selections, edit the full php.ini file or easily revert all adjusts and then set things back to their normal condition.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Generate automated planned tasks

Within the opnux Control Panel, we have designed a simple and intuitive interface for configuring fresh or managing current cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is known as an appointed activity – normally a script, which is operated at predetermined intervals of time. It can be a basic script for verifying if your site is on the Internet, a mailing script, a site performance report, etcetera.

You’ll be able to set up and make use of cron jobs with opnux’s cloud hosting packages. In the event you want added cron jobs, you can purchase extra as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Great way to defend your data files

Password protection is a solution to secure your website’s content using a password making sure that only a pre–defined group of individuals can access it. As an example, you may need username and password protection if you’re in the process of developing your web site and don’t wish search engines or others to find it before it is prepared or when you wish to create a private folder on your own web site with approved entry.The Password Protection tool bundled up within the opnux Control Panel can assist you to achieve that with merely a couple of mouse–clicks. You’ll be the only one who knows the username and password required to log in if you don’t share them with another person.

The password are going to be saved in a secured file format, so no individual can view it or read it. You alone, as the web site owner can be able to adjust it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with a few mouse–clicks

In the opnux Control Panel, it’s possible to instantly reroute your domain name to another spot by making use of our URL Redirection instrument. It is really user–friendly – all you have to actually do is specify where exactly your website should be directed to. No need for any .htaccess files, PHP redirections, DNS settings, etcetera to be set. Your web site will be rerouted all the way to the new place immediately.

You’re able to stop the domain name re–direction anytime. All you are required to do is go to the URL Redirection instrument and turn off the domain re–direction. Then your website is going to begin going to its primary location.

URL Redirection