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In Apache I have set basic authentication for /protected location. Now i need to bypass authetication for a specific ip address but keep auth for others intact. Can anyone guide me on this one. Here is my current snippet of auth protected location.

<Location "/protected">
  Order allow,deny
  Allow from all

  AuthName "Protected folder"
  AuthType Basic
  AuthUserFile /etc/htpasswd
  require valid-user
</Location>
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You use use Satisfy Any:

Order deny,allow
allow from 1.2.3.4
deny from all
Satisfy Any
AuthType Basic
AuthName "private area"
AuthUserFile /path/to/htpasswd
Require valid-user
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