Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, online file managers have always been sluggish and poor in features. Still, with the File Manager featured in the Ants Partner Cloud Web Hosting Website Control Panel, you will not only employ a rapid, responsive and time and effort saving file management interface, but also a software tool that will make a 3rd party FTP application unneeded. Check out some of the functions that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add files without difficulty
Transferring data files between your personal computer and any of your web sites is right now quick and easy, because of the drag’n’drop functionality provided by the File Manager. You could pull files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in the Website Control Panel via secure SSL communication. That’s all. It usually takes a few seconds to publish a file and a little bit longer for larger data files and directories.
It is not necessary to deploy any third party software package or web browser plugins. The drag & drop capability found in the File Manager performs just as well on all main operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file administration options at your fingertips
We have aimed to make File Manager as user–friendly as it could possibly be, so it is possible to come up with changes for your files. Besides the regular command bar towards the top of the webpage, we have now also introduced right–click context menus with all the current fundamental file control possibilities. Just click on a file or directory and choose the activity that you want within the list which will appear.
You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you choose with only a mouse–click. In the event you click on a folder, it’s also possible to establish a brand new directory or file inside it.
The right–click choice is conveniently obtainable any time you pick numerous files or folders at once.
Make use of big files easily
On account of the integrated archive/unarchive option, the File Manager helps you to use enormous files without the need to use FTP. It’s easy to reduce the size of a directory into a lightweight size by simply clicking on the Compress button or get the belongings in an archived folder using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder as well as multiple files, you can also choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) as well as the title of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The most rapid approach to change your files
Ants Partner Cloud Web Hosting’s File Manager helps you to revise your files on the server never having to download, transform and then re–upload them. You can update your files straight away online, working with the in–built editors. We offer a code editor using syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, in addition to a regular text editor for more experienced users.
You have access to every single file editor with the right–click contextual menus. All corrections produced to the files are shown quickly online – you can easily directly preview them inside your Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted out with an easy–to–use manner
The File Manager lists all files and directories in a simple to implement alphabetical order. The whole set of files pertaining to the many hosts are arranged within independent folders that are titled after their individual domain names, so you can immediately acknowledge them. This really is useful in maintaining a group of web sites simultaneously. There is no opportunity to stray or to feel bewildered amongst the great number of files and folders in your account.
To gain access to the files within a specified host, simply select it from the drop–down options menu near the top of the file table. Alternatively, it’s possible to double–click on its folder and you’ll be easily taken to a table showing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
Control your data with a mouse–click
The Ants Partner Cloud Web Hosting File Manager is developed in such a way as to make you feel like using the file explorer on your PC. It is provided with a way to drag your files and then to drop them inside a desired area and indicates all the readily available modification alternatives upon clicking the right computer mouse button. At the same time, the tool contains an integrated file preview option and various file editors that will assist you change your files right away from your Website Control Panel.
Furthermore, we have incorporated a couple of file management articles and how–to video clips so that you can rather quickly find out how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Transform different files all at once
With the Ants Partner Cloud Web Hosting File Manager, it is possible to pick many files or folders exactly like you do on your laptop or computer. Just press the Control (Command for Apple’s Mac OS) key and click on the required files/folders. If you’d like, to choose a considerable amount of files/folders simultaneously, click on a single file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then click any file or folder.
After you have picked all the files that you need, you are able to drag them to a specified directory, or make use of the right–click context menu to check out an index of the available activities.
1–click password protection options
The ultimate way to shield your details
Password protection is the perfect option to constrain the ways to access a selected part of your web site which you don’t want to be visible to every one. For instance, this could be a secure members’ place or, perhaps an area with copyrighted information that you want exclusively selected customers to reach.
In the File Manager you’ll be able to password–protect your web site or possibly a specified directory inside it with just a click of the mouse. Simply right–click a folder, choose Password Protection and fill out the username and also password. There is no need to handle .htaccess files or make any additional adjustments. In the future, simply the site visitors who have your user name and security password will be able to access your site.