Learn what a File Manager is actually and precisely how it differs from its pc equivalent.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that enables you to handle the files inside an Internet hosting account in lieu of a third-party FTP program. Every single File Manager tool supports a basic set of features no matter the website hosting Control Panel it is part of - renaming, deleting and moving files or whole folders along with all the content in them, for instance. In accordance with the particular CP, other capabilities could be supported too, like changing file permissions, working with archives or modifying the content of a particular file. Through an easy-to-use File Manager, you can easily handle your files as well as your web presence in general, while a hard-to-use one may make managing your content annoying, especially if you haven't employed this kind of a tool before.
File Manager in Shared Hosting
If you order a Linux shared package
through our company, you could take advantage of a modern File Manager tool, that is part of our Hepsia website hosting hosting Control Panel. It provides numerous functions and even conventional ones like copying or moving files can be accessed via right-click context menus, which will make you feel like you’re working with an app on your home computer. If you transfer whole folders, their structure shall be kept unchanged, so you shall not have to worry about scrambled files. The context menus will give you access to loads of other advanced features as well, so stuff like creating an archive of a whole folder or creating a password-protected area shall be only a click away. What's more, you won't need a third-party FTP program to upload content, because our File Manager supports drag & drop and folder uploads. You could also use three different file editors – a plain text editor, a code editor and a WYSIWYG editor.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting
When you host your Internet sites within a semi-dedicated server
account with us, you'll be able to take advantage of our feature-rich File Manager. The tool is an important part of the custom-built Hepsia CP and is just as simple and intuitive to use. It takes only a click to set up, rename or delete a file or a folder inside your account and for your comfort, you will be able to sort the content by name, size, type or last modified date. As the File Manager supports drag-and-drop actions, you may swiftly transfer any content within the account, including folders, and their structure will be preserved. If you would like to upload any content, you'll not need an FTP program, because you may drag-and-drop the folders right from your laptop or computer. The File Manager also incorporates more advanced features and you'll be able to alter file permissions, to work with archives and to edit files with plain text and HTML editors, which may be accessed via right-click context menus.