An error log is a listing of the error messages and warnings which showed up for one reason or another while your visitors were looking through your website. Such a log features raw information on the way the hosting server has addressed requests a number of situations. An error message could appear if, for instance, a link leads to a page or a file that isn't on the web server, if the code on a specific page can't be processed, if someone is trying to access the website or its back office using an IP address which is blocked by an .htaccess rule etc. The data in the error log includes the IP of the website visitor, what error message showed up and the reason for the hosting server to display it, the full path to the file which caused the error and the exact time of the event. Having this data will allow you to determine if any part of your Internet site has a problem, which you could then take care of. As a result, your site visitors will have a better experience and you will supercharge the site for best performance.
Error Log Viewer in Web Hosting
The Hepsia CP, supplied with our web hosting accounts, will make it really easy to generate and view an error log for any website that you have within your account. Once you log in, you have to go to the Access/Error Logs section and click on the On/Off button for the Internet site that you want to keep an eye on. The button is available for each domain which you have hosted and each subdomain which you have set up, so you can get a comprehensive log for each of them individually, so as to be able to examine the sites for problems much easier. A second click on the same button will deactivate the function, but you shall still be able to get the log by clicking on the Download link, which is available within the exact same section. If required, you can use software on your personal computer to process the raw web server info for statistical purposes.
Error Log Viewer in Semi-dedicated Servers
Enabling the generation of error logs for each of your websites shall be really easy if you are using a semi-dedicated server account on our cutting-edge hosting platform. This requires just one click inside the Access/Error Logs section of our in-house built Hepsia CP, which comes with the semi-dedicated accounts, so you do not need to possess any previous experience with a web hosting service. Our system shall start gathering up the raw info right away and you could save it to your laptop or computer by simply clicking the Download button, which is located in the same section of the Control Panel. If you want to use human-readable charts and prepare performance reports, you may process the downloaded files with some software on your PC. The error log generation may be disabled equally fast if you no longer require reports for your sites.