Control Panel Location:
This section of the Control Panel allows you to manage the Throttling feature. See Throttling Control for more information regarding this feature.
- Access settings: General Settings
Set the system to deny a visitor access if the user’s IP address cannot be determined while throttling is enabled.
The total number of times a user is allowed to load your web pages (within the time interval below) before being locked out. For example, if you set this preference to 5 page loads within 10 seconds, a user can not browse more than 5 pages within a 10 second interval or the throttling feature will be triggered, locking them out of your site according to the parameters you set below.
The action that should take place if a user has exceeded the limits. The options are:
- Send 404 headers: This option will cause standard server 404 Page Not Found headers to be sent.
- URL Redirect: This option will send the user to a URL of your choice.
- Show custom message: This option will display a custom message you can specify.
If you choose the URL Redirect option above, this preference enables you to set the destination URL.