Find out more about the characteristics of a File Manager inside a web hosting control panel and why you will need one.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that enables you to handle the files inside a website hosting account in lieu of a third-party FTP program. Each and every File Manager software tool supports a standard set of functions regardless of the website hosting Control Panel it is part of - renaming, deleting and moving files or whole folders along with all the info in them, for example. Depending on the specific Control Panel, other functions may be supported too, like changing file permissions, working with archives or modifying the content of a given file. Via an easy-to-use File Manager, you can very easily handle your files along with your presence online as a whole, while a hard-to-use one could make managing your content irritating, especially if you haven't employed this sort of a tool before.
File Manager in Cloud Website Hosting
The File Manager tool, that is part of our in-house made Hepsia Control Panel, will permit you to administer all the files that you upload to your cloud website hosting
account easily. You can move files and whole folders by dragging-and-dropping them in the account. You can upload content in the same way - select a file/folder on your PC and drag it to your browser where the File Manager is loaded. By right-clicking a file or a folder within your account, you can also access context menus with more complex options - you shall be able to set up or to unpack an archive, to create a password-protected area, to modify the UNIX permissions through a web interface or to change the content with numerous editors without ever leaving the Control Panel – a plain text editor, a code editor or an HTML editor. We have also added help articles and video lessons, which you can access from the File Manager to get more information about its capabilities.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting
The File Manager tool, which is an essential part of our custom Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, will give you 100 % control over your data and will remove the need of using third-party applications. If you'd like to upload a file to your semi-dedicated server
account, you will simply have to drag-and-drop it, due to the fact that the File Manager supports uploads, so you'll not need to employ an FTP client anymore. You shall also be able to relocate files and folders in your account just as easily and their structure shall be kept unchanged. If you want to change the permissions of any file, to set up a password-protected area for a domain or a subdomain or to edit a file by using a plain text or an HTML editor, you'll simply have to use the right-click, because you may access these functions through right-click context menus - you’ll feel as though you’re working on your home PC. To make managing your content a whole lot easier, you'll be able to organize it in ascending or descending order by last modified date, name or size.