Used as FTP software substitutes, online file management tools have always been slow and poor in capabilities. Still, when using the File Manager featured in the Best Web Hosting 2018 Web Site Control Panel, you won’t only have a rapid, responsive and easy–to–use file management client, but also a tool that will make a 3rd party FTP program unnecessary. Take a look at some of the features that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish files with ease
Transferring data files between your personal computer and any of your webpages is now quick and easy, thanks to the drag & drop feature offered by the File Manager. You can drag files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in the Web Site Control Panel over a secure SSL connection. That’s all. It will take a few seconds to add a data file and slightly longer for bigger files and folders.
It is not necessary to put in any third party computer software or browser plug–ins. The drag & drop capability included in the File Manager performs equally efficiently on all main OS’s.
Right–click context menus
See each of the available file administration options with simply a click of the mouse
Because of the right–click menus that we have included on the File Manager, it is possible to revise your files incredibly easy. Simply click on a file or folder and through the panel that will appear, select the activity that you want. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete virtually any picked file. Should you click a folder, you will also view the option to create a new sub–folder or file inside it.
Whenever you select numerous files or folders, you’ll be able to apply identical actions to all of them simultaneously.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Compared with nearly all file management interfaces as well as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) clients, the Best Web Hosting 2018 Web Site Control Panel provides a way to archive/unarchive files much more speedily. It is really straightforward. To get a folder shrunk to a small size, just select it and click on the Compress button. To unwrap the items in an archived folder within your cloud hosting account, pick it and then click the Extract button. The File Manager supports a wide range of file extensions, such as .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Integrated file editors
No third–party applications are necessary
We have integrated a collection of file editors inside the Web Site Control Panel to guide you generate easy and quick adjustments in your files without having to apply any third party software applications. Inside the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that can assist you keep an eye on all the recent changes that you come up with immediately, a code editor that boasts syntax accentuating for one’s .JS or .PHP files, and a plain text editor for more competent users. Any changes which you create and save are going to be reflected at once online.
You have access to the file editors using the buttons at the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a certain file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files arranged with an uncomplicated way
The File Manager displays all files and folders in a clear to understand alphabetical arrangement. All the files pertaining to the various hosts are sorted within distinct folders which are titled after their respective domain names, so you can instantly acknowledge them. This is actually useful when you are managing a large number of websites at the same time. There is no possibility to get lost or to feel really baffled amongst the multitude of files and directories within your account.
To access the files under a specified host, just choose it from the drop–down options menu near the top of the file table. As an alternative, you can easily double–click on its folder and you are without delay taken up to a table showing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
Command your data with a click of the mouse
The Best Web Hosting 2018 File Manager was made in such a manner to help you feel just like making use of the file explorer on your personal computer. It boasts a possibility to drag your files and to drop them inside a preferred location and shows all of the accessible modification alternatives after clicking the right computer mouse button. Additionally, the tool carries an internal file preview option and other file editors allowing you to modify your files live from your Web Site Control Panel.
Additionally, we’ve provided a collection of file management articles and how–to training videos so that you can fairly quickly learn how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Adjust a number of files all at once
Using the Best Web Hosting 2018 File Manager, you can easily pick multiple files or folders like you do on your personal computer. Simply press the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and then click the required files/folders. If you would like, to pick a large amount of files/folders at once, simply click a single file/folder, hold down the Shift key and click on any file or folder.
Having once picked all of the files that you require, you can easily drag them into a different directory, or make use of the right–click contextual menu to see a list of the available actions.
1–click password protection options
The easiest method to secure your data
Password protection is the perfect technique to confine the ways to access a specific part of your web site that you don’t need to be visible to everyone. As an example, this could be a secure members’ area or, perhaps an area with copyrighted information that you would like only selected people to reach.
From your File Manager you can actually password–protect your web site or perhaps a particular directory within it with just a click of the mouse. Simply right–click a folder, pick Password Protection and fill in your login name and password. You don’t have to deal with .htaccess files as well as to try to make any additional configurations. In the future, only the visitors who have your login name and security password will be able to gain access to your site.