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Description

This function checks whether the Password Protect feature protects a specified directory.

Warning:

cPanel API 1 is deprecated. We strongly recommend that you do not use cPanel API 1. However, no equivalent function exists in our newer APIs.

Examples 


 LiveAPI PHP Class
$cpanel = new CPANEL(); // Connect to cPanel - only do this once.
$check_protected = $cpanel->api1('Htaccess','checkprotected', array('protectedfolder') ); // Call the function.


Note:

For more information, read our Guide to the LiveAPI System.

 LiveAPI Perl Module
my $cpliveapi = Cpanel::LiveAPI->new(); # Connect to cPanel - only do this once.
my $check_protected = $cpliveapi->api1('Htaccess','checkprotected', ['protectedfolder'] ); # Call the function.


Note:

For more information, read our Guide to the LiveAPI System.

 

 cPanel Tag System (deprecated)


Warning:

In cPanel & WHM version 11.30 and later, cPanel tags are deprecated. We provide this example to help developers move from the old cPanel tag system to our LiveAPI system. We strongly recommend that you only use the LiveAPI system to call the cPanel APIs.

<cpanel Module="Htaccess::checkprotected( $FORM('dir') )">
 Command Line
cpapi1 --user=username Htaccess checkprotected protectedfolder


Notes:

  • You must URI-encode these values.
  • username represents your account-level username.
  • For more information and additional output options, read our Guide to cPanel API 1 documentation or run the cpapi1 --help command. 

 Output (plaintext)
checked

   

Parameters

ParameterTypeDescriptionPossible valuesExample

dir

string

Required

The directory name.

A valid directory name.protectedfolder

Returns

This function will display checked if the directory is password protected.