An error log is a list of the error messages and warnings that displayed for one reason or another while your visitors were surfing around your site. This kind of a log provides raw information about the way the server has handled requests a number of situations. An error message may appear if, for example, a link leads to a website or a file that is not on the server, if the code on a certain page can't be processed, if someone is trying to access the site or its back office using an IP address which is blocked by an .htaccess rule etc. The information in the error log features the IP of the visitor, what error message displayed and the cause for the web server to show it, the whole path to the file that triggered the error and the exact time of the event. Having this data will permit you to learn if any part of your Internet site has an issue, which you may then take care of. Consequently, your visitors will have a better experience and you will supercharge the website for maximum performance.
Error Log Viewer in Shared Hosting
The Hepsia Control Panel, included with our shared hosting accounts, will make it easy to generate and view an error log for any website that you have within your account. After 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 intend to keep track of. The button is available for every single domain you have hosted and each subdomain that you have created, so you can get an in depth log for each and every one of them separately, so that you can be able to examine the websites for problems a lot easier. A second click on the very same button will disable the feature, but you shall still be able to get the log by clicking on the Download link, which is available within the very same section. When necessary, you can use software on your computer system to process the raw server data for statistical purposes.
Error Log Viewer in Semi-dedicated Servers
The error log generation is a feature that can be activated with simply a mouse click with each of the semi-dedicated server plans which we offer. This can be done from the Access/Error Logs section of the custom Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, which we'll give you to manage the account. When you navigate there, you will see every single domain and subdomain which you have hosted/created in the account listed in alphabetical order. Activating the error logs could be performed separately for every single one of them by clicking on the On button, that's located on the right-hand side. By clicking on the Off button, you will deactivate the log generation if, for instance, you've sorted out the problems on the website or you have moved it elsewhere. Also you can download every one of the logs with just a mouse click and if you have the required software on your laptop, you could process them and get easy-to-read graphs and charts that'll allow you to spot the most common issues on the website.