A File Manager software tool is found in all web hosting Control Panels. As the name suggests, it is employed to manage the files in an account and all File Managers support a range of primary functions - browsing, moving, copying and deleting files. A few Control Panels may offer you more advanced functions also - changing file and folder permissions or creating and unpacking archives. Although files could be uploaded and downloaded via 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 manage your online presence in its entirety. The opposite is also true - a File Manager which is tough to use could make it more frustrating and tough for you to manage your Internet site content, particularly if you lack previous experience.
File Manager in Web Hosting
The feature-rich File Manager which comes with our web hosting
plans shall make handling your web content as basic as controlling files on your personal computer or notebook. You will be able to drag-and-drop files and folders not only inside the account, but also directly from your PC, so you will no longer need an FTP client to upload data. Furthermore, the folder structure will be maintained, so files from separate folders will not get mixed. You may also use right-click context menus and access different features. You shall be able to create and extract archives, to create password-protected areas and a lot more. If you'd like to change files, you can do that via a number of different editors - a plain text editor, a code editor and a WYSIWYG editor, so you may select the one you need and feel most comfy working with.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
Our File Manager tool will allow you to do virtually anything you require. It's an element of the Hepsia Control Panel, which comes with all semi-dedicated server
accounts and besides the standard features such as copying, deleting or renaming files, you can use right-click menus to access more complex ones. With a few mouse clicks, you will be able to password-protect any folder in the account, to change the UNIX permissions in case a script-based application requires it or to change the content of any file using plain text, code and WYSIWYG editors. Additionally, you'll no longer require an FTP program to upload new content because you can simply drag-and-drop files and whole folders from your personal computer directly to the File Manager. The tool shall do the rest, saving the folder structure of the content which you upload.