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Password protect a page


Password protection for a single page. Visitors are required to enter a password and username into a login form to view the page content.

The code


// Define your username and password
$username "someuser";
$password "somepassword";

if (
$_POST['txtUsername'] != $username || $_POST['txtPassword'] != $password) {



<form name="form" method="post" action="<?php echo $_SERVER['PHP_SELF']; ?>">
    <p><label for="txtUsername">Username:</label>
    <br /><input type="text" title="Enter your Username" name="txtUsername" /></p>

    <p><label for="txtpassword">Password:</label>
    <br /><input type="password" title="Enter your password" name="txtPassword" /></p>

    <p><input type="submit" name="Submit" value="Login" /></p>



else {


<p>This is the protected page. Your private content goes here.</p>




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