In order to update an .htaccess file so that a folder or webspace requires one to log in with an eID (authentication), follow these steps (hover over images to enlarge and use arrow keys to move horizontally if needed):

  1. Locate your .htaccess file. A page named . will be your .htaccess file.
  2. Click on the page and and then click to view the Outputs pane.
  3. Hover over the htaccess_configuration block and from the down arrow to the right, select Edit.

    htaccess page Outputs pane
  4. Ensure that Authentication is selected.
  5. Type in the eID you want. You can also click teh + to add subsequent eIDs.

    htaccess page Outputs pane
  6. Click Submit.
  7. Republish your .htaccess page.

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