To password protect a directory:

  1. Click on "Restricted Directories" located down on the left hand side
  2. Click on "Add Protection for a new directory"
  3. In the 'Directory Path' field you can either type in the exact directory location beginning with /home/yourusername/ or you can browse for the directory by clicking on the box to the right of the field with "..."
  4. In the field 'Authentication Realm' you can enter any name e.g. "admin"
  5. If you would like to create a new username and password to protect the directory leave "All users in file" selected
  6. Click "Create"
  7. Once you have been brought back to the page listing the directories you will be able to create a user to access the directory by clicking on the option "Add a new user"
  8. Create a username and password and click "Create"