Determine what a File Manager really is and just how it differs from its pc equivalent.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that allows you to control the files in a web hosting account as an alternative to a third-party FTP program. Each and every File Manager software tool supports a standard set of features no matter the hosting CP it is part of - renaming, moving and deleting files or entire folders along with all the info in them, for instance. In accordance with the specific Control Panel, other functions can be supported also, such as changing file permissions, managing archives or editing the content of a particular file. Via an easy-to-use File Manager, you could comfortably manage your files and your presence online as a whole, while a hard-to-use one may make handling your content annoying, particularly if you have not used this kind of a tool before.
File Manager in Shared Website Hosting
The File Manager tool, that's a part of our in-house made Hepsia Control Panel, will enable you to administer all the files that you upload to your shared website hosting
account effortlessly. You may move files and entire folders by dragging-and-dropping them in the account. You can easily upload content in the same manner - pick a file/folder on your computer and drag it to your browser in which the File Manager is loaded. By right-clicking a file or a folder inside your account, you can also access context menus with more advanced options - you'll be able to set up or to unpack an archive, to set up a password-protected area, to alter the UNIX permissions via a web interface or to change the content with a variety of editors without ever leaving the Control Panel – a code editor, an HTML editor or a plain text editor. We have also included help articles and video lessons, which you can access right from the File Manager to get more information about its capabilities.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
Our File Manager tool will allow you to do virtually anything you need. It's part of the Hepsia Control Panel, that comes with all semi-dedicated server
accounts and in addition to the regular features such as renaming, copying or deleting files, you'll be able to use right-click menus so as to access more advanced ones. With several clicks, you shall be able to password-protect any folder in the account, to edit the UNIX permissions if a script-based application needs it or to edit the content of any file using WYSIWYG editors, plain text and code. What is more, you'll no longer require an FTP program to upload new content as you can just drag-and-drop files and entire folders from your computer straight to the File Manager. The tool shall do the rest, saving the folder structure of the content that you upload.