Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software alternatives, online file managers have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. However, when using the File Manager featured in the WebSoft Hosting Solutions Web Control Panel, you will not only employ a speedy, responsive and time and effort saving file management software, but also a software tool that will make a third party FTP application unneeded. Have a look at several of the features that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload files without difficulty
Transferring data files between your PC and any of your web pages is now quick and simple, because of the drag’n’drop feature delivered by the File Manager. You could drag data files from your notebook or computer and drop them in your Web Control Panel over a secure SSL connection. That’s it. It takes a few seconds to add a data file and slightly longer for bigger data files and directories.
You don’t have to deploy any third–party computer software or Internet browser addons. The drag’n’drop feature included in the File Manager operates equally well on all popular operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Check out all of the available file management possibilities with just a click
Due to the right–click menus we’ve integrated in the File Manager, you are able to revise your files easier than ever. Simply click on a file or folder and through the panel which will pop up, choose the activity that you want. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete virtually any chosen file. When you click on a folder, furthermore, you will see the solution to make a brand new sub–folder or file within it.
When you select numerous files or directories, you’ll be able to apply identical actions for all of them simultaneously.
Work with large files incredibly easily
On account of the integrated archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager makes it possible for you to work with large files with no need to use FTP. It is simple to shrink a directory into a lightweight size by clicking on the Compress button or access the belongings in an archived directory through the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory as well as a selection of files, you can also choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) as well as the title of the archive file.
Online file editors
Modify files from your Web Control Panel
Through the File Manager it is possible to modify your files directly on the Internet working with the built–in software instruments. The text editor shows the files in a plain text file format, the code editor features syntax emphasizing for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor really helps you to see your edits as they appear online. Any changes which you come up with and keep can be demonstrated right away on the world wide web, which enables you to review them within your web browser and get back to generate further edits, if unhappy.
You do not have to download any files, to change them with your machine and to re–upload them into your hosting account. All the editors are available using the buttons at the top of the file table or at the right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured with a straightforward manner
All the files in your hosting account are neatly sorted into directories. Each and every web host does have its primary folder, which follows the file structure you have created. Using this method, it is really very easy to control all your hosts from a single place without any risk of becoming lost or confused.
By default, you will notice all of the hosts indexed in a table and when you click once over a given host, you will observe all of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking twice, you will go to a page that is dedicated to that host alone. A further way to open the folder pertaining to a specific host and also to work with it solely, is to use the drop–down menu near the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Maintain your data with simply a mouse–click
The WebSoft Hosting Solutions File Manager was made in such a manner to help you feel like using the services of the file explorer on your PC. It boasts a way to drag your files and then to drop them in a preferred location and shows all the obtainable modification opportunities after clicking the right computer mouse button. At the same time, the tool boasts an in–built file preview solution as well as other file editors so that you can revise your files quickly straight from your Web Control Panel.
Furthermore, we have listed a number of file management articles and how–to video lessons to guide you to fairly quickly learn how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Adjust various files all at once
The File Manager will save you a lot of time when making use of multiple files. It’s possible to pick different files simultaneously and apply a desired action for them precisely like you do in your desktop computer or laptop. To choose arbitrary files at the same time, just click the Control key, and to choose a list of nearby files, use the Shift key. It’s that easy.
Once you have selected the files, you are able to instantly transfer them to another spot making use of the drag & drop option. By means of the right–click contextual menu and the buttons above the file table, you’ll be able to use a myriad of other activities – you’re able to copy, rename, delete, download and modify your files, alter file permissions, etc.
1–click password protection options
The easiest method to secure your details
Password protection is the foremost method to reduce the ways to access a certain section of your site you don’t need to be noticeable to everyone. For instance, this can be a secure members’ area or a place with copyrighted data that you would like just selected people to reach.
In the File Manager you can password–protect your web site or maybe a selected folder inside it with just a click of the mouse. Just right–click a folder, select Password Protection and select the user name and also pass word. There is no need to manage .htaccess files or try to make any other adjustments. From now on, only the website visitors which have your login name and pass word will be able to access your website.