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Use the Web Disk interface to manage your Web Disk accounts. The Web Disk utility allows you to manage and manipulate files on your server in multiple types of interfaces (for example, your computer, mobile device, or certain types of software). You can choose a more familiar interface that makes file management tasks easier to complete.
For example, when you access the Web Disk utility from your computer, it opens in a window. You can move, add, or delete files on the server in this window:
The Web Disk utility
By default, the system creates a Web Disk account for your cPanel account, and sets your home directory as the Web Disk location. This account uses the same login information as your cPanel account and can access all of the files in your home directory.
You cannot delete this Web Disk account.
To access these files, click Access Web Disk.
If you use Windows® Vista, Windows® 7, or Windows® 8, click Enable Digest Authentication.
You can create additional Web Disk accounts to access the home directory or any subdirectory under the home directory.
To create an additional Web Disk account, perform the following steps:
The password must be at least five characters long.
If you use Windows® Vista, Windows® 7, or Windows® 8, select Enable Digest Authentication.
You do not need to enable Digest Authentication if the domain uses a signed SSL certificate.
The Manage Additional Web Disk Accounts table displays the following information for all of the additional Web Disk accounts that you create:
|Username||The Web Disk account username.|
The Web Disk account's assigned directory and related actions.
|Access Web Disk|
To access the account's Web Disk, perform the following steps:
Use the links in this column to perform the following actions: