Step by Step Guide for disabling directory browsing
In this video we describe step by step process of disabling directory browsing on hostgator hosting account.
Step 1. Login to your cPanel by accessing at yourdomain.com/cpanel
Step 2. Enter user name and password
Step 3. If you do not wish for people to be able to see the files in your directory, you have to disable directory browsing. To disable directory browsing, click on the Index Manager icon from the Advanced box of your cPanel
Step 4. Select `public_html` from the list of folders and click GO
Step 5. Under Index Manager Select the public_html folder to protect it from peoples from seeing a list of files in your directories.
Step 6. If you do not wish for people to be able to see the files in your directory, choose “No Indexing” and click Save
Step 7. Great! Security is good. You have now disable directory browsing