Direct Admin - How to set stats publicly available and protect with htaccess in Direct Admin News Posted June 4, 2017 How to make your stats available publicly without logging into DA. Log into the Direct Admin control panel. Select "Site Summary / Statistics / Logs" 3. Select the check box next to the domain you want to set this on. 4. Enter the domain.com/path you would like stats available at and save. 5. Enter the file manager in Direct Admin and select "protect" on the stats folder up one level from the public_html folder. Select a username and password to use for access to the domains/yourstatsurl.