Q. How to Enable Hotlink Protection?

To enable Hotlink protection follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: To access Hotlink Protection, click on the icon above the words Hotlink Protection on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

Step 2: Enter the names of sites that you wish to access your files in the first field which already contains the names of your site(s).

Step 3: Enter the file types that you wish to let those sites access by entering their extensions in the blank field next to Extensions to allow (separate by commas):

Step 4: Enter the URL you wish to redirect links to that are not allowed in the blank field next to ?URL to Redirect to:

Step 5: If you wish to allow the sites you have entered to directly request files (view images or videos by typing their URL into a browser), click on the box next to Allow direct requests

Step 6: Click on Activate to enable Hotlink Protection.