1: From the main control panel menu, click the "Directory PasswordÂ Protection" icon. If you have no password protected directories, youÂ will see a link called "Find a Directory to Password Protect." Click onÂ this link to continue.
2: You will be taken to a listing of your public_html directory. To password protect a directory, click the "Protect" link next to the folder you want to protect.
3: Next, check the box at the top of the table. Fill in the DirectoryÂ Prompt (a description of the password protected directory), the username for the directory, and the password for the directory. Click "Save."
4: Now, type the full address of the directory into your browser and seeÂ what happens. It should come back and ask you for the user name and password for that directory.