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Change File/Folder Permissions Using WebspaceExplorer

For Linux packages

Learn how to edit permissions for your files and folders inside WebspaceExplorer.

WebspaceExplorer allows you to change permissions on files in your webspace so that they cannot be read or written by anyone who is not supposed to or so that you can allow a file to display properly in the browser.

Step 1
Log in to your 1&1 Control Panel and select the relevant package.
Step 2
From the Hosting section, click on the WebspaceExplorer link.
Click the WebspaceExplorer link from the Hosting panel.
Hosting > WebspaceExplorer
Hosting > WebspaceExplorer

Step 3
Select the file or folder that needs its permissions changed and then click Edit > Change permissions.
Edit menu
Edit menu
Step 4
Here you can set permissions for your User, your Group, and Other users. You can either click the plus or minus icons to toggle permissions or enter the octal representation.
When you are finished, click OK.
Permissions window
Permissions window
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