If you have looked at many Internet sites, you've probably stumbled upon some error message now and again. An error may occur when the server can't process a request (Error 400), if you have to log in so as to see some content and you haven't done so (Error 401), if you are not able to access some page (Error 403) or when a link leads to a file that isn't on the server (Error 404). Getting this kind of messages may often be frustrating because the pages have nothing in common with the actual website. That’s why some hosting providers permit you to apply your own error pages that'll match the layout of your own Internet site and that may have any content that you'd like - info why the error has taken place, a suggestion what you can do or even some witty comment. This kind of feature shall help you keep the visitor on the site regardless of the error and the reason for it.

Custom Error Pages in Cloud Website Hosting

You can set up custom made error pages for all of your sites effortlessly if you use any of our Linux cloud website hosting. This can easily be done through the Hosted Domains part of the Hepsia Control Panel, offered with all accounts and when you go there, you'll be able to set your customized pages independently for any domain or subdomain. You have to upload the files to your account before you start and enter the links to them during the process. This function could be de-activated anytime and the options you will be able to select from are a standard page from our system or a default Apache web server page. Custom error pages could be set with an .htaccess file too. The file should be placed in the domain or subdomain folder and it must contain some system code and links to the pages. If you are not tech-savvy, you could copy the whole content required for the file from our Help section.

Custom Error Pages in Semi-dedicated Hosting

All of the Linux semi-dedicated hosting which we provide support personalized error pages and it shall not take more than several clicks inside your Hepsia website hosting Control Panel to use this functionality. The option is available in the Hosted Domains section of your Control Panel in which you will need to type in the links to the custom-made files via basic drop-down menus and a user-friendly interface. Keep in mind, you should upload them to your account before that. In case you do not want to use this feature at some point, you can disable it just as quickly and select an Apache server page or a default page from our system to be displayed when your visitors encounter an error. If you'd like to, you may also use an .htaccess file to activate the custom error pages. The file should include a specific line of code and a link for every single error type and you can easily find an example of the entire content for all four error types in our Help section.