Applied as FTP client substitutes, web–based file managers have always been slow and poorly featured. However, with the File Manager built in the IT Web Hosting Site Control Panel, you won’t just have a fast, intuitive and time and effort saving file managing interface, but also a tool that will make a third party FTP software unneeded. Take a look at several of the capabilities that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer files to your websites without difficulty
The File Manager in your Site Control Panel offers a rapid, drag–and–drop capability that will assist you to move data files between your computer and your web hosting account without the need to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You can pull files from your personal computer and drop them in your Site Control Panel with a click of the mouse using a protected SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop functionality is included in the Site Control Panel, so you don’t need to install any third party software pack to work with it. It will also work on all major Operating Systems, so all you need to do to employ it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
All file control choices readily available
We’ve always given our best to make the File Manager as user–friendly as feasible, so you can easily make adjustments to your files. Aside from the conventional command bar near the top of the webpage, we have now furthermore integrated right–click context menus with all the current simple file management choices. Click on a file or folder and select the activity you’d like to have within the list that will pop up.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you decide using a click of the mouse. When you click a folder, it is possible to set up a new folder or file inside it.
The right–click choices are conveniently obtainable any time you choose different files or folders at once.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Unlike nearly all file management user interfaces as well as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) clients, the IT Web Hosting Site Control Panel provides an option to archive/unarchive files way quicker. It is convenient. To have a directory reduced to a lightweight size, simply choose it and then click the Compress button. To open the belongings of an archived directory in your cloud hosting account, choose it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager works with numerous file extensions, such as .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
The easiest way for you to alter your files
The File Manager enables you to alter your files entirely on the web hosting server never having to download, adjust and after that re–upload them. You are able to customize your files instantly online, by making use of IT Web Hosting’s built–in editors. We provide you with a code editor having syntax emphasizing for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and also a standard text editor for the more expert end users.
You can access every file editor with the right–click contextual menus. All of the alterations made to the files are reflected quickly online – it’s possible to directly examine them inside your Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files structured inside an intuitive manner
When you are working with a multitude of websites concurrently, it’s essential that you have every little thing structured. With other File Managers, revising a number of sites within the same account can be extremely tricky. With the File Manager, you will see that it’s actually quite easy. Each website has its own directory, that you’ll straight away acknowledge, including all of the files related to the specified web site can be found there.
And to make everything so much easier, we have a drop–down navigation where it’s easy to select on which host you would like to work in the File Manager. Our clever system will take you there in seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager designed for the general public
The majority of web File Managers are sluggish and challenging to employ. They have modest possibilities and certainly are not really intuitive. We aim to transform that through the IT Web Hosting File Manager. It’s intended to be easy–to–use and to look like a product you know – the File Manager on your desktop.
All of its features, the drag’n’drop file upload solutions, the right–click contextual menus, the built–in file editors, etc. exist for one purpose – to create taking care of your web site(s) more simple.
Work with multiple files
Transform multiple files at the same time
Using the IT Web Hosting File Manager, it is easy to pick numerous files or folders like you do on your desktop computer or laptop. Simply press the Control (Command for Apple’s Mac OS) key and then click the desired files/folders. Or, to pick a lot of files/folders simultaneously, click one file/folder, hold down the Shift key and click on any other file or folder.
When you have picked all the files that you want to, you can easily drag them into a distinct location, or take advantage of the right–click contextual menu to see a listing of the available actions.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to protect your data
There’s a single common approach to secure a folder using a password – by creating an .htaccess file. If, however, you aren’t technically qualified enough, you will have difficulty doing it without any help. For making things easy for you, we’ve included an easy–to–work–with password protection user interface to the File Manager obtainable in the Site Control Panel.
To use this option, simply right–click on a directory and select Password Protection. Then decide on the login name as well as the pass word that you want to apply and click on the button. That’s all. The picked folder is concealed from the general pubic and will also be accessible only to approved account owners.