An error log is a list of the error messages and warnings that appeared for one reason or another while your visitors were browsing your website. This kind of a log contains raw information on the way the server has dealt with requests a number of situations. An error message could appear if, for example, a link leads to a site or a file that is not on the web server, if the code on a particular 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 and so forth. The info within the error log includes the IP of the visitor, what error message appeared and the root cause for the server to display it, the whole path to the file which caused the error and the specific time of the event. Having this data will help you determine if any part of your site has a problem, that you can then resolve. Consequently, your site visitors will have a better experience and you'll optimize the site for best performance.

Error Log Viewer in Cloud Web Hosting

You can enable the generation of error logs easily when you purchase a cloud web hosting solution from us. A whole section within the Hepsia CP, offered with the accounts, is dedicated to the logs and enabling this function takes literally a click. As soon as you check out this section, you'll see all the hosts that you have within the account, including your domain names and subdomains, including the ones that you may have created to test a website prior to it going live. You simply need to press the On button for the ones which you want to be closely watched by our system and it will commence generating error logs almost immediately. To deactivate the feature, you shall only have to click the exact same button again. Every error log can be downloaded and saved to your PC anytime, even if you have turned off the feature.

Error Log Viewer in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Enabling the generation of error logs for any of your websites shall be rather easy if you use a semi-dedicated server account on our cutting-edge web hosting platform. This requires one mouse click in the Access/Error Logs section of our in-house built Hepsia Control Panel, offered with the semi-dedicated accounts, so you don't have to possess any previous experience with a web hosting service. Our system will start gathering the raw data quickly and you could save it to your personal computer by clicking on the Download button, that is located in the very same section of the CP. If you would like to use human-readable charts and prepare functionality reports, you could process the downloaded files with some software on your laptop or computer. The error log generation can be disabled just as easily if you no longer need reports for your websites.