Learn what a File Manager is and exactly how it differs from its pc equivalent.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that allows you to handle the files inside an Internet hosting account as an alternative to a third-party FTP program. Every single File Manager tool supports a standard set of functions whatever the web hosting CP it is a part of - renaming, moving and deleting files or whole folders along with all the content in them, for instance. Based on the specific CP, other features can be supported as well, including changing file permissions, working with archives or editing the content of a particular file. Via an easy-to-use File Manager, you can comfortably manage your files along with your web presence in general, while a hard-to-use one could make controlling your content aggravating, specifically if you have not employed this sort of a tool before.
File Manager in Cloud Website Hosting
If you buy a cloud website hosting plan
from our company, you can take advantage of a sophisticated File Manager tool, that is a part of our Hepsia website hosting hosting CP. It includes many capabilities and even regular ones like copying or moving files may be accessed through right-click context menus, that'll make you feel like you’re working with an app on your desktop computer. If you transfer entire folders, their structure shall be kept unchanged, so you won't have to be worried about scrambled files. The context menus will give you access to loads of other innovative functions as well, so things like creating an archive of a whole folder or creating a password-protected area will be just a click away. Also, you'll not need a third-party FTP program to upload content, due to the fact that our File Manager supports drag & drop and folder uploads. You could also use three different file editors – a code editor, a plain text editor and a WYSIWYG editor.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
The File Manager tool, which is an essential part of our custom Hepsia web hosting CP, shall give you 100 % control over your web content and will eliminate the need of employing third-party software. If you'd like to upload a file to your semi-dedicated server
account, you will only need to drag-and-drop it, since the File Manager supports uploads, so you shall not have to employ an FTP client anymore. You will also be able to move folders and files in the account just as fast and their structure shall be kept the same. If you'd like to change the permissions of any file, to create a password-protected area for a domain or a subdomain or to modify a file using a plain text or an HTML editor, you'll simply have to use the right-click, considering that you could access these features via right-click context menus - you’ll feel as though you’re working on your computer. To make managing your content much easier, you'll be able to sort it in ascending or descending order by last modified date, size or name.