A File Manager tool is found in all Internet hosting Control Panels. As the name suggests, it's employed to control the files in an account and all File Managers support a number of primary capabilities - browsing, moving, copying and deleting files. Some Control Panels could provide more advanced functions as well - changing file and folder permissions or creating and unpacking archives. Though files could be uploaded and downloaded through an FTP client, the File Manager is employed much more often, so the simpler to use it is, the easier it shall be for you to handle your presence online in general. The opposite is also true - a File Manager which is hard to use can make it more frustrating and challenging for you to manage the website content, particularly if you don't have previous experience.
File Manager in Cloud Hosting
The feature-rich File Manager included with our cloud hosting solutions will make controlling your content as simple as controlling files on your computer or laptop. You shall be able to drag-and-drop folders and files not just inside the account, but also directly from your PC, so you will no longer require an FTP client to upload data. Furthermore, the folder structure will be preserved, so files from different folders won't get mixed. You may also use right-click context menus and access various features. You shall be able to create and extract archives, to create password-protected areas and more. If you'd like 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 which you need and feel most comfortable working with.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
If you host your Internet sites inside a semi-dedicated server account with us, you shall be able to benefit from our feature-rich File Manager. The tool is an important part of the in-house developed Hepsia Control Panel and is just as simple and intuitive to use. It'll only take a click to create, rename or delete a file or a folder inside your account and for your ease and comfort, you shall be able to sort the content by name, size, type or last modified date. Because the File Manager supports drag-and-drop actions, you can swiftly move any content within the account, including folders, and their structure shall be preserved. If you'd like to upload any content, you will not need an FTP program, due to the fact that you can drag-and-drop the folders straight from your personal computer. The File Manager also comes with more complex functions and you shall be able to modify file permissions, to use archives and to edit files with plain text and HTML editors, that may be accessed through right-click context menus.