Learn more about the attributes of a File Manager within a web hosting control panel and why you will need one.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that permits you to control the files in a hosting account as an alternative to a third-party FTP program. Every single File Manager software tool supports a fundamental set of features whatever the hosting Control Panel it's a part of - renaming, deleting and moving files or whole folders along with all of the data in them, for instance. Depending on the specific CP, other capabilities could be supported as well, including changing file permissions, working with archives or modifying the content of a given file. Via an easy-to-use File Manager, you could very easily manage your files as well as your presence online in general, while a hard-to-use one can make controlling your content frustrating, especially if you haven't used this type of a tool before.
File Manager in Shared Website Hosting
When you purchase a shared website hosting plan
from our company, you may take advantage of a modern File Manager tool, that is a part of our Hepsia web hosting Control Panel. It offers numerous capabilities and even traditional ones including copying or moving files could be accessed via right-click context menus, that'll make you feel as if you’re using an application on your computer system. If you move entire folders, their structure shall be kept whole, so you will not have to be concerned about scrambled files. The context menus will give you access to loads of other innovative features too, so stuff like creating an archive of a whole folder or creating a password-protected area shall be only a mouse click away. What's more, you won't need a third-party FTP program to upload content, as our File Manager supports drag-and-drop file and folder uploads. You can even use 3 different file editors – a code editor, a WYSIWYG editor and a plain text editor.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
Our innovative, though intuitive File Manager provides you with full control over your content and you won't have any challenges managing the files and folders which you set up or upload to your semi-dedicated server
account, even though you may have never used a website hosting service before. The options it's giving you are no more than a few clicks away, even the more complex ones including creating a password-protected folder, creating or unpacking an archive, changing UNIX permissions or opening a file in a plain text or an HTML editor. Via right-click context menus, you will feel as if you’re working on your home PC. In addition, the File Manager supports dragging-and-dropping of files and entire folders - both in the account and from your personal computer. With the latter alternative, you can easily upload content directly, which eliminates the need for any FTP client.