An access log is a thorough list of all the files that were accessed by the guests of a given Internet site. Each and every file which was requested for whatever reason shall be listed, so if you have a single webpage with 3 embedded graphics, one video and one embedded text file, as an illustration, the access log shall contain a total of six entries - one for every of the six files that were accessed when the site visitor opened the page. A log typically contains the file name and path, the date, as well as the visitor’s Operating System, Internet browser and IP address. Occasionally you can also find the referrer Internet sites that sent the visitors to your website. The info that an access log file features is in human-readable plain text format. It can be processed by special software on a desktop machine and used to prepare reports on the efficiency of an Internet site, in addition to the web stats which your hosting server may have produced.

Access Log Manager in Cloud Website Hosting

If you purchase a cloud website hosting from us, you'll be able to decide if access logs have to be generated and for which domains or subdomains in your account this should be done. You can enable this feature from the Access/Error Logs section of the Hepsia CP, incorporated with all shared accounts. Each domain name you host or subdomain you set up shall be listed there and you see an On/Off option next to each of them, so you can effortlessly trigger or disable the generation of access logs individually for each site that you have. You can save a log to your personal computer by clicking on the Download link you'll see within the very same section of the Control Panel. The link will be available even after you disable the log generation, so you'll still have access to the data compiled by our system.

Access Log Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers

You shall be able to view detailed access logs for any site that you host within a semi-dedicated server account created on our groundbreaking website hosting platform. Our cutting-edge Hepsia hosting Control Panel will permit you to activate the function for every single domain name or subdomain within the account individually, which means that you can get logs exclusively for the websites you need. Once you sign in, you can go to the Access/Error Logs section where you will see a list of all the domains and subdomains that you've added or created and an On/Off button on the right side of each of them. Initiating or deactivating the generation of access logs is as basic as pressing that button and the change will take effect instantly. You can save the logs in .txt format by clicking on the Download link in the same section. The latter shall be available at all times, even if you deactivate the feature for a particular domain or subdomain.