Discover more about the characteristics of a File Manager within a hosting control panel and why you will need one.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that allows you to handle the files inside a website hosting account instead of a third-party FTP program. Every File Manager software tool supports a standard set of features whatever the web hosting Control Panel it's a part of - renaming, deleting and moving files or entire folders along with all the content in them, for example. With regard to the particular CP, other capabilities might be supported also, like changing file permissions, working with archives or editing the content of a particular file. Through an easy-to-use File Manager, you can very easily handle your files as well as your presence online as a whole, while a hard-to-use one can make controlling your content aggravating, particularly if you have not employed such a tool before.
File Manager in Web Hosting
The feature-rich File Manager included with our web hosting
solutions will make handling your data as basic as controlling files on your PC or laptop. You'll be able to drag-and-drop files and folders not just within the account, but also straight from your PC, so you shall no longer need an FTP client to upload data. What is more, the folder structure will be kept, so files from different folders shall not get mixed. You could also use right-click context menus and access different functions. You shall be able to set up and extract archives, to set up password-protected areas and much more. If you want to edit files, you may do that using several different editors - a plain text editor, a code editor and a WYSIWYG editor, so you may select the one you need and feel most at ease working with.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting
If you host your sites in a semi-dedicated server
account with us, you'll be able to benefit from our feature-rich File Manager. The tool is an important part of the custom-built Hepsia CP and is just as easy and intuitive to use. It takes only a click to create, rename or delete a file or a folder in your account and for your ease and comfort, you shall be able to sort the content by name, type, size or last modified date. Since the File Manager supports drag-and-drop actions, you can speedily transfer any content within the account, including folders, and their structure will be preserved. If you'd like to upload any content, you will not need an FTP program, because you may drag-and-drop the folders right from your personal computer. The File Manager also includes more complex functions and you will be able to alter file permissions, to use archives and to edit files with plain text and HTML editors, that can easily be accessed via right-click context menus.