Setting Up An Authorized List of Users Who Could Access Your Password Protected Directories

If you require more than 1 person to access a particular password-protected directory, with his own unique ID and password, you will need to set up a list of User IDs and their respective passwords.

Log in at SiteManager.

1. Click on "Setup Password Files"


2. In the resulting page, click on the "Create New Password File" to begin.



3. In the next page, follow these steps:

Step 1. Key in the name of your password file. You can name it anything you like, but ensure that there are no spaces between words. So, if you want to set up a file called "My Authorized List", you will have to type it this way, "My_Authorized_List".

Step 2. Key in the ID of your user.

Step 3. Key in the password for this user, preferably made up of alphabets and numerals for more security.

Step 4. Click on the "Add User" button to create this user.

4. You will be brought back to the page as shown below. To add more users, click on the name of the password file that you have just created. In this example, click on "My_Authorized_List"



5. In the resulting page, key in the ID and password of your next user and then click on the "Add User" button.


6. If want to change the password of a particular user, do the following:

Step 1. Click on the radio button beside the User whose password you want to change.
Step 2. Key in the new password for this user.
Step 3. Click on the "Modify User" button.



7. If you want to delete a particular user, follow these steps:

Step 1. Click on the radio button beside the User whom you want deleted.
Step 2. Click on the "Delete User" button.