Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software alternatives, web–based file managers have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Nonetheless, with the File Manager featured in the Host a Domain Web Site Control Panel, you won’t only have a rapid, responsive and easy–to–work–with file supervision client, but also a software instrument that will make a third–party FTP software unneeded. Consider some of the functions that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Move files to your websites easily
The File Manager in your Web Site Control Panel includes a swift, drag–and–drop function that can help you move data files between your PC and your hosting account without having to work with an FTP client. You can pull data files from your personal computer and drop them in your Web Site Control Panel with a mouse–click by using a safe SSL connection.
The drag & drop functionality is incorporated into the Web Site Control Panel, so you don’t need to set up any third party software to work with it. It will also work on all major Operating Systems, so all you should do to make use of it is log into your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Discover all the readily available file management options with only a click of the mouse
Because of the right–click menus we have included in the File Manager, you’ll be able to revise all of your files easier than ever. Just click on a file or directory and with the pop–up panel, decide on the actions that you want. It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any selected file. If you click a folder, you can also view the solution to make a new sub–folder or file inside.
Whenever you choose numerous files or folders, it is possible to apply the exact same procedures for all of them at the same time.
Work with huge files effortlessly
Thanks to the integrated archive/unarchive option, the File Manager enables you to use substantial files with no need to use FTP. It is simple to pack a directory to a small size by clicking on the Compress button or get the contents of an archived folder using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory as well as a number of files, you are able to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and the name of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The best way to modify your files
Our File Manager lets you revise your files on the hosting server and never have to download, adjust and after that re–upload them. You can adjust your files straight away on the Internet, by using our built–in editors. We provide you with a code editor offering syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and then a regular text editor for more skilled customers.
You have access to every file editor using the right–click contextual menus. All adjusts made to the files will be shown instantaneously online – it is possible to directly examine them inside your web browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files arranged inside a simple approach
If you are in charge of a couple of websites concurrently, it’s vital that you have every little thing arranged. With many other File Managers, updating a lot of web sites in the exact same web hosting account can be very challenging. With the File Manager, you will see that it is actually pretty easy. Every web site has its own directory, which you can immediately identify, and all the files pertaining to the specific web site are situated there.
And to make everything even easier, you will find there’s a drop–down menu from which it’s easy to select on exactly which host you wish to work inside the File Manager. Our intelligent system will take you there within seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager developed for people
The vast majority of online File Managers are slow–moving and difficult to use. They provide limited functions and certainly are not really user–friendly. We aim to improve that through the Host a Domain File Manager. It’s built to be time and effort saving and also to appear like an item you already know – the File Manager on your personal computer.
All of its functions, the drag’n’drop file upload solutions, the right–click contextual menus, the integrated file editors, etcetera are available for a single reason – to help make taking care of your website(s) a lot easier.
Work with multiple files
Modify a lot of files simultaneously
With the Host a Domain File Manager, it’s possible to select a variety of files or folders just like you do notebook or desktop computer. Just hold down the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and click on the desired files/folders. If you’d like, to choose lots of files/folders simultaneously, click on one file/folder, press the Shift key and click on any other file or folder.
After you have picked all of the files that you need, you can drag them to a pre–selected folder, or take advantage of the right–click contextual menu to view a list of the available actions.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to protect your data
There is one common technique to safeguard a directory using a password – by making an .htaccess file. If, however, you are not technically qualified enough, you’ll have trouble performing it on your own. To help make things easy, we have designed an easy–to–navigate password protection interface to the File Manager readily available inside the Web Site Control Panel.
To use the option, simply right–click on a directory and pick Password Protection. Then decide on the login name as well as the pass word that you like to employ and click on the button. That’s all. The chosen directory will be hidden from the public eye and will be accessible just to previously approved account owners.