Learn more about the characteristics of a File Manager within a web hosting control panel and why you will need one.
All hosting accounts are handled using a Control Panel and whatever the type of the latter, you can always find a File Manager tool, which allows you to look into the files you have uploaded inside the hosting account and to perform simple operations with them, like moving, copying or deleting. Based on the specific tool, there may be more complex features as well, like control over permissions and archives. Several Control Panels are easier to work with than others and so are their File Manager sections. As that's the main tool you'll employ to handle your files, it's essential to check in advance what options it offers and if it'll suit your needs, because a hard-to-use File Manager could be a burden and could make managing your web presence harder.
File Manager in Cloud Web Hosting
The feature-rich File Manager which comes with our cloud web hosting
solutions will make handling your web content as easy as managing files on your PC or laptop. You'll be able to drag-and-drop folders and files not just inside the account, but also directly from computer system, so you will no longer need an FTP client to upload information. Furthermore, the folder structure shall be kept, so files from different folders will not get mixed. You may also use right-click context menus and access various functions. You will be able to create and extract archives, to create password-protected areas and a lot more. If you want to modify files, you can easily do that through a number of different editors - a plain text editor, a code editor and a WYSIWYG editor, so you may opt for the one you need and feel most comfy working with.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
When you host your sites in a semi-dedicated server
account with us, you'll be able to benefit from our feature-rich File Manager. The tool is part of the in-house made Hepsia CP and is just as easy and intuitive to use. It takes only a mouse click to create, rename or delete a file or a folder inside your account and for your comfort, you'll be able to sort the content by type, name, size or last modified date. Since the File Manager supports drag-and-drop actions, you may speedily move any content within the account, including folders, and their structure will be preserved. If you want to upload any content, you will no longer need an FTP program, as you can drag-and-drop the folders straight from your laptop or computer. The File Manager also incorporates more complex capabilities and you shall be able to modify file permissions, to use archives and to edit files with plain text and HTML editors, which can easily be accessed via right-click context menus.