An error log is a list of the error messages and warnings which showed up for one reason or another while your visitors were surfing around your website. Such a log provides raw information on the way the hosting server has handled requests a number of situations. An error message could appear if, for instance, a link leads to a webpage or a file that's not on the server, if the code on a certain page cannot be processed, if somebody is trying to access the Internet site or its back office through an IP address which is blocked by an .htaccess rule etc. The data in the error log features the IP address of the website visitor, what error message came out and the reason for the hosting server to show it, the whole path to the file that caused the error and the precise time of the event. Having this information will permit you to figure out if any part of your website has a problem, that you can then fix. Therefore, your website visitors will have a better experience and you may optimize the Internet site for maximum performance.

Error Log Viewer in Shared Web Hosting

The Hepsia CP, which comes with our shared web hosting accounts, shall make it very simple to generate and check out an error log for any site that you have in your account. After you log in, you will need to go to the Access/Error Logs section and click on the On/Off button for the website that you intend to keep track of. The button is available for every single domain you have hosted and every subdomain that you have set up, so you can get a detailed log for every single one of them separately, so that you can be able to examine the sites for problems a lot easier. A second click on the same exact button shall deactivate the function, but you'll still be able to get the log by clicking on the Download link, that is available in the same section. When required, you can use software on your laptop or computer to process the raw hosting server information for statistical purposes.

Error Log Viewer in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The error log generation is a feature that can be enabled with just a click with any of the semi-dedicated server solutions which we offer you. This can be done using the Access/Error Logs section of the in-house made Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, which we shall provide you with to manage the account. After you go there, you shall see every single domain and subdomain which you have hosted/created inside the account listed in alphabetical order. Enabling the error logs can be done independently for every one of them by pressing the On button, that's located on the right-hand side. By clicking on the Off button, you'll turn off the log generation if, for instance, you have solved the issues on the website or you have transferred it somewhere else. Additionally you can download every one of the logs with only a mouse click and if you have the needed software on your personal computer, you may process them and get easy-to-read graphs and charts that'll allow you to spot the most common issues on the website.