We have designed plenty of Advanced Applications that are available for you 100% free using our Metro Hosting Online Control Panel! They are ideal for web–developers as well as for online marketers who need to take care of their website hosting setting by themselves. It’s easy to create an .htaccess file, replace the PHP version for your personal website hosting account, customize the php.ini file, set up many different automated tasks and scripts, and even more!

Virtually all Advanced Applications follow the structure pattern of our Online Control Panel, leading them to be extremely convenient.

Hotlink Protection

Shield yourself against data transfer theft

From your Metro Hosting Online Control Panel, you’ll be able to immediately defend all of the photographs in your websites from getting used someplace else without your permission. And you’ll achieve this with only a few mouse–clicks when using our Hotlink Protection tool.

All you have to make is just decide on the domain you intend to protect and then trigger the Hotlink Protection. Changes will take effect in the blink of an eye and your pics will be shielded from unlawful employment and data transfer thievery.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Computerized generation of .htaccess files

At Metro Hosting, you have accessibility to the .htaccess file of your site, to ensure you will make as much corrections as you want. Adding just one or two lines for the configuration file, you can reroute your website to a different website url, or set up password protection for a particular directory, etcetera.

Thanks to the mighty .htaccess Generator within the Online Control Panel, you no longer need to possess any information about .htaccess files. Merely convey to the tool what you want to do as well as for exactly which website, afterwards click the Save button. Metro Hosting’s smart system will produce the .htaccess file to suit your needs within seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Prevent malicious IP addresses from accessing your site

In case you have a well–known website, eventually you become a target to spammers and destructive site visitors. You are able to safeguard all your websites from this sort of actions with the IP blocking tool built into Metro Hosting’s Online Control Panel. The tool will help you effectively block an IP address or a whole range of IP addresses with simply a click of the mouse.

Merged with Metro Hosting’s thorough web stats as well as our GeoIP redirection software tools, the IP Blocking tool will allow you to effectively handle the entry to your site.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Switch the PHP rules for your personal website

The Metro Hosting Online Control Panel will give you the opportunity to speedily alter the PHP edition for your web hosting account. You are able to select from earlier PHP variations to the latest stable PHP release. We’ve built an easy–to–work–with user interface that enables you to change the PHP build as often as you wish. And the version you’ve picked out will be implemented as soon as possible.

Regardless of which PHP build you decide on, you’ll also have complete control on the php.ini file – the PHP settings file for your hosting account. You can quickly alter some of the most common selections, change the total php.ini file or promptly revert all changes and set things to their defaulting condition.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Create automated planned tasks

Within the Metro Hosting Online Control Panel, we’ve developed a straightforward and easy–to–use interface for creating brand new and managing existing cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is known as an appointed activity – commonly a script, which is executed at predefined periods of time. It may be a basic script for looking at if your site is on the web, an emailing script, a web site functionality report, etcetera.

You can easily set and employ cron jobs with the cloud hosting offers. In case you require further cron jobs, it’s possible to buy further as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Good way to shield your files

With the Metro Hosting Online Control Panel, you are able to easily defend every single directory for your website, as a result of our Password Protection instrument. All you should perform is pick up the folder you wish to defend and also state a login name plus a password that only you’ll know. Your directory and all of its contents are going to be safeguarded promptly.

The password you’ve selected can be held in a protected approach. Nobody will be able to access it and you will be able to change it when you need.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with just several clicks

Through the Metro Hosting Online Control Panel, it’s possible to swiftly divert your domain name to another site by way of Metro Hosting’s URL Redirection instrument. It’s actually uncomplicated – all you have to actually do is state where your domain should be linked to. No requirement for any kind of .htaccess files, PHP redirections whatsoever, DNS adjustments, etc. to be set. Your website will be redirected to the brand new place immediately.

You can terminate the domain redirection any time. Everything you are required to complete is navigate to the URL Redirection tool and then disable the domain re–direction. After that your site will begin to begin pointing to the original location.

URL Redirection