Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client substitutes, web–based file managers have always been slow and poorly featured. Nonetheless, with the File Manager featured in the Website Hosting UK Web Control Panel, you will not only have a quick, responsive and time and effort saving file managing client, but also an instrument that will make a 3rd party FTP application unnecessary. Take a look at some of the capabilities that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transmit files to your web pages effortlessly
The File Manager in your Web Control Panel offers a rapid, drag–and–drop functionality that will assist you to transfer data files between your PC and your hosting profile without having to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) tool. You can easily pull data files from your PC and drop them in your Web Control Panel with a mouse–click through a secure SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop function is built–into the Web Control Panel, which means you don’t have to install any third party computer software to make use of it. It will also work on all popular Operating Systems, so all you need to do to apply it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Handle your files with just a click of the mouse
Most File Managers specify all of the activities that you can perform over a file or directory on the top of the web page. We feel this is just not properly arranged. Using the File Manager, you can access all file managing options any time you right–click a file or folder. This approach is likewise applicable for a number of files/folders.
You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or folder you decide on with simply a mouse–click.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Not like most file management user interfaces as well as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) clients, the Website Hosting UK Web Control Panel boasts a solution to archive/unarchive files much faster. It is really user–friendly and uncomplicated. To have a folder reduced into a lightweight size, simply choose it and click on the Compress button. To unwrap the belongings of an archived directory within your hosting account, pick it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager supports many file extensions, for example .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
The easiest way for you to update your files
Our File Manager permits you to modify your files on the web server without the need to download, modify and re–upload them. It is possible to revise your files directly online, by making use of the built in editors. We provide a code editor provided with syntax emphasizing for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, in addition to a regular text editor for more competent end users.
You can access each file editor making use of the right–click contextual menus. All alterations produced to the files will be shown instantaneously online – you’ll be able to directly examine them in the browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files organized in a convenient–to–use method
If you are working with a couple of web sites at the same time, it’s vital that you have everything sorted. With other File Managers, updating a bunch of web sites inside the exact same web hosting account can be extremely difficult. Using our File Manager, you will find that it’s actually pretty simple. Every single site has its own folder, that you can straight away identify, including all of the files related to the specified website are located there.
And then to make everything even easier, you will find there’s a drop–down menu where you can quickly choose on which host you intend to work inside the File Manager. Our clever system will lead you there within seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager designed for the general public
The vast majority of web File Managers are slow–moving and quite difficult to work with. They offer constrained functions and certainly are not really convenient–to–use. We seek to change that with the Website Hosting UK File Manager. It is meant to be user–friendly and to resemble a product you you’re already familiar with – the File Manager on your computer.
All its features, the drag–and–drop file upload solutions, the right–click context menus, the inbuilt file editors, etcetera are there for just one reason – to make controlling your site(s) less of a challenge.
Work with multiple files
Adjust numerous files all at once
With the Website Hosting UK File Manager, you’ll be able to choose a lot of files or folders exactly like you do notebook or desktop computer. Simply press the Control (Command for Apple’s Mac OS) key and then click the required files/folders. In case you would like, to pick multiple files/folders at once, click on one file/folder, hold down the Shift key and click on any other file or folder.
Once you have picked each of the files that you require, you can drag them into a specified folder, or make use of the right–click contextual menu to check out a list of the accessible features.
1–click password protection options
The simplest way to protect your information
Password protection is the perfect option to confine the ways to access a particular component of your web site you don’t wish to be obvious to every one. As an example, this can be a safe members’ area or, perhaps an area with copyrighted data that you want only a number of individuals to view.
In the File Manager it’s possible to password–secure your website or perhaps a particular directory inside with only a mouse–click. Just right–click a folder, select Password Protection and define your login name and also pass word. There’s no need to deal with .htaccess files or to generate any additional adjustments. In the future, merely the visitors which have your user name and security password will be able to gain access to your site.