Applied as FTP software alternatives, online file management tools have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Nonetheless, with the File Manager featured in the 1stWebHosting4U.com Site Control Panel, you won’t only employ a rapid, intuitive and user–friendly file supervision software, but also a software tool that will make an external FTP application unnecessary. Check out some of the capabilities that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transmit data files to your sites with no trouble
The File Manager in your Site Control Panel includes a fast, drag–and–drop capability that will let you move files between your PC and your hosting account with no need to work with an FTP client. You can pull data files from your personal computer and drop them in your Site Control Panel with a mouse–click using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop feature is built–into the Site Control Panel, therefore, you do not need to mount any third–party computer software to apply it. It will also work on all popular Os’s, so all you should do to employ it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Control all files with merely a mouse–click
The vast majority of File Managers specify all of the activities that one can perform with a file or folder at the top of the page. We think that this is not user–friendly enough. With the File Manager, you can access all of the file administration choices whenever you right–click a file or folder. This approach is also applicable for a number of files/folders.
It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or folder you select with merely a mouse–click.
Manage archives with a click
The File Manager is equipped with a built–in archive/unarchive solution that can assist you submit enormous archives and then extract them within your web hosting account within seconds. Once compressing a file or folder, it is possible to decide on the name for the archive that will be created along with its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. At the same time, it is possible to archive active files or folders with only a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive alternative offered by the File Manager will let you use huge files straight from your Site Control Panel. You don’t need to use any third party software for example an FTP client in an effort to upload a substantial file onto your website hosting account or to download an archive on your desktop.
Online file editors
Modify files straight from your Site Control Panel
From the File Manager you’ll be able to change your files directly on the Internet making use of many of the internal tools. The text editor displays the files with a plain text file format, the code editor has syntax accentuating for your .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor enables you to see all the edits while they show up live. Furthermore, all changes that you generate and save are going to be shown instantaneously online, so you can preview them with your browser and get back to generate extra edits, in case you are not satisfied with the result.
There’s no need to download any files, to revise them through your machine and then to re–upload them back in your website hosting account. All of the editors are found using the buttons near the top of the file table or at the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files organized with an intuitive manner
The File Manager lists all of the files and directories in an easy–to–understand alphabetical order. Each of the files associated with the various hosts are organized into separate directories which are titled following their individual domain names, which enables you to quite easily recognize them. This is definitely useful in controlling a lot of different websites concurrently. There isn’t any opportunity to stray or to feel really baffled amidst the multitude of data files and directories inside your hosting account.
To reach the files under a given host, simply pick it from the drop–down menu near the top of the file table. As an alternative, it’s possible to double–click on its folder and you are automatically brought to a table listing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager intended for real people
Managing all of your files is user–friendly and hassle–free using the 1stWebHosting4U.com Site Control Panel. You are going to have a file control setting that’s very close to your personal computer’s file explorer. You can drag & drop files and handle all of them with a right mouse–click. Thanks to the included preview option, you can view photos exactly like they will appear on the Internet, and via the built–in file editors you can make transformations in your files instantly.
If you want help maintaining your files, you’ll be able to make reference to the enormous assortment of posts and how–to video tutorials, which you could get with a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Modify multiple files simultaneously
With the 1stWebHosting4U.com File Manager, you’re able to pick out a lot of files or directories just like you do on your laptop or computer. Simply press the Control (Command for Mac) key and then click the desired files/folders. Or, to choose a considerable amount of files/folders at the same time, simply click one file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then click any file or folder.
Once you have selected all the files that you’ll require, you are able to drag them to a different directory, or take advantage of the right–click contextual menu to view an index of the accessible actions.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to protect your details
If you want to password–secure a directory within your site, you will have to make an .htaccess file manually. To no surprise, this generally is time–absorbing and complicated if you aren’t a professional in Linux hosting. Using the File Manager, you can make a password–secured directory and conceal all its contents from the standard users with merely a handful of mouse–clicks.
All you need to do is right–click a directory, choose Password Protection and click on the Add selection. After that just define a user name as well as a pass word. No further setup is necessary and there’s no need to manage an .htaccess file. Our platform will manage every thing on your behalf.