I've protected my admin folder with .htaccess and saved the .htpasswd outside of the root. I have a file though that I need a component to read in the admin folder and everytime I use the component it askes me for the there a way to allow a file thru the protected directory Admin folder without taking away the protection altogether? So lets say: ALLOW "MyFIle"


  1. Click on the name of the module to open.
  2. Click "Select Position" button then choose the position where you want to display your module (You can enter the name in the field)
  3. Choose "Published" in Status.
  4. Choose "On all page" in Module Assignment, your module will be displayed on all pages.
  5. Click "Save & Close" button.