Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client substitutes, web–based file managers have always been slow and poorly featured. Yet, when using the File Manager built in the The Hosting Solutions Web Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only employ a blazingly fast, responsive and user–friendly file administration software, but also an app that will make a third–party FTP application unnecessary. Check out some of the characteristics that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add files without any difficulty
Transferring data files between your personal computer and any of your web pages is right now quick and easy, thanks to the drag–and–drop feature offered by the File Manager. You can drag files from your notebook or computer and drop them in the Web Hosting Control Panel via secure SSL connection. That’s all. It will take seconds to upload a data file and a little bit longer for the larger files and directories.
You don’t have to deploy any third party computer software or Internet browser add–ons. The drag & drop function contained in the File Manager operates just as well on all main operating systems.
Right–click context menus
All of the file managing options at your disposal
We have always given our best to make the File Manager as easy–to–use as it could possibly be, so it is possible to create adjustments to your files. Aside from the normal control bar near the top of the webpage, we have now in addition added right–click context menus with the general file administration possibilities. Simply click on a file or directory and pick the activity that you like through the collection which will pop up.
You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you decide with a mouse–click. When you click on a folder, it’s also possible to set up a different directory or file in it.
The right–click choices are available as well whenever you pick multiple files or folders at once.
Manage big files efficiently
Because of the built–in archive/unarchive option, the File Manager lets you make use of substantial files and not having to use FTP. You can pack a directory into a compact size by simply clicking on the Compress button or get the belongings in an archived directory by using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory or a selection of files, it will be easy to select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and then the title of one’s archive file.
Integrated file editors
Absolutely no third party software packs are needed
We have included a set of file editors within the Web Hosting Control Panel so that you can create easy and quick transformations for your files without having to implement third–party software packs. In the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you monitor any changes you come up with in real time, a code editor that features syntax emphasizing for your personal .JS or .PHP files, and a plain text editor for more experienced customers. All the changes you create and save will be shown instantly on the web.
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 structured in a straightforward manner
Each of the files within your website hosting account are sorted into directories. Every web host does have its primary directory, that uses the file hierarchy that you have created. In this way, it is really effortless to control all your hosts in one location with no probability of getting lost or perplexed.
By standard, you will notice all the hosts conveniently indexed in a table and when you click once on a given host, you will observe all of the sub–folders and files associated with it. By clicking twice, you are going to visit a page which is dedicated to that host only. An alternative way to open the folder associated with a given host and also to use it exclusively, is to try using the drop–down menu at the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager intended for people
The majority of online File Managers are sluggish and tricky to use. They supply limited options and certainly are not really convenient–to–use. We aim to transform that by means of the The Hosting Solutions File Manager. It is meant to be time and effort saving and to look like an item you already know – the File Manager on your computer.
All of its attributes, the drag & drop file upload options, the right–click context menus, the inbuilt file editors, etc. are available for one reason – to create managing your web site(s) more convenient.
Work with multiple files
Change various files at the same time
It’s easy to work with a great number of files at the same time making use of the multi–selection ability of the The Hosting Solutions File Manager. All you should do is actually hold down the Control key and then click on the files or folders you want to pick. If you would like select a couple of files/folders in a row at once, click the first file/folder, click the Shift key and afterwards choose the final file or folder in the set.
If you have selected the wanted files/folders, you may either drag them to a different place, or use various activities to them making use of right–click contextual menu or maybe the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to guard your details
To password–secure a folder on your site, you need to create an .htaccess file by hand. To no surprise, this is time–consuming and complex if you aren’t well–experienced in Linux hosting. Using our File Manager, you can create a password–protected directory and conceal all its contents from any users with merely a handful of mouse–clicks.
All you need to complete is right–click a directory, opt for Password Protection and then click on the Add option. And then simply identify a username and also a pass word. No further setup is needed and there is no reason to contend with an .htaccess file. Our system will handle every little thing on your behalf.