Discover more about the characteristics of a File Manager within a web hosting control panel and why you will need one.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that permits you to control the files in a web hosting account as a substitute for a third-party FTP program. Every File Manager software tool supports a fundamental set of capabilities regardless of the hosting Control Panel it's part of - renaming, deleting and moving files or whole folders along with all the info in them, for example. Depending on the particular Control Panel, other capabilities might be supported as well, such as changing file permissions, managing archives or modifying the content of a specific file. Through an easy-to-use File Manager, you may comfortably handle your files along with your presence online in general, while a hard-to-use one could make managing your content aggravating, particularly if you have not used this type of a tool before.
File Manager in Cloud Hosting
When you purchase a cloud hosting
through our company, you can take advantage of a modern File Manager tool, which is a part of our Hepsia website hosting hosting CP. It offers a lot of features and even traditional ones including copying and moving files may be accessed from right-click context menus, which will make you feel as if you’re using an app on your home PC. If you transfer entire folders, their structure will be kept unchanged, so you won't have to concern yourself with scrambled files. The context menus will provide you with access to a whole lot of other sophisticated functions also, so stuff like creating an archive of a whole folder or creating a password-protected area will be merely a mouse click away. What is more, you won't need a third-party FTP program to upload content, considering that our File Manager supports drag-and-drop file and folder uploads. You may also use three different file editors – a plain text editor, a code editor and a WYSIWYG editor.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
Our File Manager tool will permit you to do just about anything you require. It is a part of the Hepsia CP, provided with all semi-dedicated server
accounts and in addition to the standard functions including copying, deleting or renaming files, you'll be able to use right-click menus to access more complex ones. With a couple of mouse clicks, you shall be able to password-protect any folder inside the account, to change the UNIX permissions if a script-based app needs it or to change the content of any file using plain text, WYSIWYG editors and code. What is more, you will no longer require an FTP program to upload new content because you may simply drag-and-drop files and entire folders from your pc straight to the File Manager. The tool shall do the rest, conserving the folder structure of the content which you upload.