How to setup hotllink protection in cPanel
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How to setup hotllink protection in cPanel


Login to your cPanel Scroll down to the security section Click on hotlink protection At the top, you can toggle hotlink protection to be enabled, or disabled Below this, you can enter urls that are allowed access Next, you can specify which file types to block Here we have blocked a series of image file types The allow direct requests checkbox, allows users to see the image if they enter the full URL of the image in a browser This may need to be checked in some cases, such as when a visitor is viewing something in QuickTime In the last field you can redirect any hotlink to a URL of your choice In this example we are redirecting to a jpg When you are happy with the settings click submit to save them

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