How do I stop directory indexing in cPanel?

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Web users can go to my site and type in a folder name and see a list of all the files in that folder. How do I turn off directory browsing with out hurting search engines ?
Tim S.
Hi jdhughen, Thanks for posting your question. I'm more than happy to assist you today. You can use the index manager in cPanel to control which indexes will display the file listings. Here's a link to a video on Index Manager in cPanel: cPanel Index Manager The video does not have sound so don't be alarmed. If you need further assistance please feel free to contact us. Thanks! Tim S