Learn more about the functions of a File Manager inside a hosting control panel and why you will need one.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that enables you to handle the files in a hosting account in lieu of a third-party FTP program. Each File Manager tool supports a fundamental set of capabilities regardless of the web hosting Control Panel it's a part of - renaming, deleting and moving files or whole folders along with all of the information inside them, for example. Depending on the specific Control Panel, other features may be supported as well, like changing file permissions, working with archives or modifying the content of a specific file. Through an easy-to-use File Manager, you may conveniently control your files as well as your web presence as a whole, while a hard-to-use one could make managing your content aggravating, particularly if you haven't employed such a tool before.
File Manager in Hosting
If you purchase a hosting
through our company, you could take advantage of a sophisticated File Manager tool, that's a part of our Hepsia website hosting hosting CP. It comes with lots of capabilities and even conventional ones such as copying and moving files could be accessed from right-click context menus, which will make you feel as if you’re employing an application on your home PC. If you relocate entire folders, their structure shall 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 innovative features as well, so things such as creating an archive of an entire folder or creating a password-protected area will be simply a mouse click away. Furthermore, you'll not need a third-party FTP program to upload content, because our File Manager supports drag & drop and folder uploads. You could also use three separate file editors – a code editor, a plain text editor and a WYSIWYG editor.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
Our File Manager tool will enable you to do pretty much anything you want. It's a part of the Hepsia Control Panel, provided with all semi-dedicated server
accounts and in addition to the standard features like copying, deleting or renaming files, you can use right-click menus in order to access more complex ones. With a few clicks, you'll be able to password-protect any folder in the account, to modify the UNIX permissions in case a script-based app requires it or to change the content of any file using WYSIWYG editors, plain text and code. Furthermore, you shall no longer need an FTP program to upload new content since you may just drag-and-drop files and whole folders from your personal computer directly to the File Manager. The tool shall do the rest, conserving the folder structure of the content which you upload.