I am to create a part of my site to require a password. Upon research, I have created my .htpasswd file and modified my httpd.conf. When accessing the /admin section (the part I want to secure) no password is asked.
attached is my httpd.conf, I am not using .htaccess.
Options Indexes Includes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
Allow from all
# Begin password protection #
# End password protection #