Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client alternatives, web–based file managers have always been sluggish and poor in features. However, with the File Manager built in the WebHost-ing.com Web Site Control Panel, you will not only have a fast, responsive and easy–to–work–with file supervision software, but also a tool that will make a 3rd party FTP program unnecessary. Have a look at a few of the characteristics that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish files with ease
Transferring files between your PC and any of your web pages is now simple and fast, because of the drag’n’drop feature delivered by the File Manager. You can pull data files from your notebook or computer and drop them in your Web Site Control Panel over a secure SSL communication. That’s it. It takes just a few seconds to publish a data file and a little bit longer for any larger data files and directories.
There’s no need to mount any third party computer software or Internet browser extensions. The drag & drop capability found in the File Manager performs equally well on all main operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Control all of your with merely a click
The majority of File Managers specify all the activities that one can execute on a file or directory on the top of the webpage. We believe the latter isn’t intuitive enough. Thanks to the File Manager, you can access all file administration choices any time you right–click a file or directory. This approach is likewise valid for a lot of files/folders.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or directory you select with simply a click of the mouse.
Make use of big files conveniently
Due to the integrated archive/unarchive option, the File Manager will allow you to work with big files with no need to use FTP. It’s easy to shrink a directory into a compact size by simply clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the belongings in an archived directory using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory as well as a number of files, it’s possible to choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and also the name of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The most rapid solution to change your files
Our File Manager will allow you to modify your files entirely on the web server without having to download, transform and after that re–upload them. You are able to change your files directly online, by making use of our included editors. We provide you with a code editor offering syntax displaying for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, in addition to a regular text editor for more competent users.
You can access every single file editor through the right–click contextual menus. All changes made to the files are demonstrated instantaneously online – you can directly preview them in your web browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted in a convenient method
If you are managing a number of websites at the same time, it’s essential that you have every little thing sorted. With other File Managers, revising a bunch of web sites within the exact same hosting account can be extremely tricky. With our File Manager, you’ll see that it’s in fact quite easy. Every single web site features its own folder, which you can instantly recognize, and all of the files associated with the specified web site are placed there.
And to make everything even easier, you will find a drop–down navigation from which you can quickly pick on which host you wish to work in the File Manager. Our clever system will take you there within seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager made for the people
The vast majority of online File Managers are slow and hard to make use of. They give reduced functions and certainly are not really straightforward. We seek to transform that with the WebHost-ing.com File Manager. It is created to be time and effort saving and also to look like a product you already know – the File Manager on your desktop.
All of its features, the drag’n’drop file upload solutions, the right–click context menus, the in–built file editors, etc. are there for 1 reason – to make maintaining your website(s) less difficult.
Work with multiple files
Transform an array of files all at once
WebHost-ing.com’s File Manager will help you save a plenty of time whenever using many different files. You’ll be able to choose multiple files at a time and apply a preferred action to them just like you do with your laptop. To select arbitrary files at the same time, just keep pressed the Control key, and to pick a couple of adjoining files, press the Shift key. It’s that straightforward.
After getting selected the files, you are able to instantly transfer them to an additional spot using the drag & drop option. With the help of the right–click context menu along with the buttons on top of the file table, you can apply a number of other activities – it’s possible to copy, rename, delete, download and edit your files, alter file permissions, and so on.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to protect your information
There is one widespread way for you to guard a directory using a pass word – by generating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you’re not technically experienced enough, you’ll have issues performing it on your own. For making things easy for you, we’ve designed a simple to use password protection interface to the File Manager readily available inside the Web Site Control Panel.
To employ the option, just right–click on a folder and pick Password Protection. Following that submit the user name as well as the password that you like to work with and click on the button. That’s all. Now the chosen directory is concealed by the public eye and will be available just to approved account owners.