Learn what a File Manager really is and precisely how it is different from its desktop equivalent.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that allows you to control the files inside a hosting account as a substitute for a third-party FTP program. Each and every File Manager tool supports a basic set of capabilities whatever the hosting CP it's part of - renaming, moving and deleting files or entire folders along with all the info in them, for instance. Depending on the specific CP, other functions can be supported as well, like changing file permissions, handling archives or editing the content of a given file. With an easy-to-use File Manager, you may comfortably control your files as well as your presence online as a whole, while a hard-to-use one may make controlling your content aggravating, especially if you haven't used this sort of a tool before.
File Manager in Cloud Website Hosting
The File Manager tool, that's part of our in-house made Hepsia Control Panel, will permit you to administer all the files that you upload to your cloud website hosting
account easily. You can move files and entire folders by dragging-and-dropping them in the account. You may upload content in the same manner - select a file/folder on your personal computer and drag it to your web browser in which the File Manager is loaded. By right-clicking a file or a folder in your account, you could also access context menus with more advanced options - you will be able to create or to unpack an archive, to create a password-protected area, to alter the UNIX permissions through a web interface or to modify the content with a variety of editors without ever leaving the Control Panel – an HTML editor, a plain text editor or a code editor. We've also included help articles and video lessons, that you can access straight from the File Manager to get more information about its features.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting
When you host your Internet sites in a semi-dedicated server
account with us, you will be able to benefit from our feature-rich File Manager. The tool is an important part of the custom Hepsia Control Panel and is just as easy and user-friendly. It will only take a mouse click to create, rename or delete a file or a folder in your account and for your convenience, you will be able to sort the content by type, size, name or last modified date. Since the File Manager supports drag-and-drop actions, you could quickly move any content within the account, including folders, and their structure will be preserved. If you want to upload any content, you will not need an FTP program, because you could drag-and-drop the folders straight from your computer system. The File Manager also features more advanced functions and you shall be able to change file permissions, to work with archives and to edit files with plain text and HTML editors, that can easily be accessed through right-click context menus.