What exactly is a File Manager? Just how much does it differ from its desktop equivalent?
A File Manager is a web-based interface that permits you to control the files in an Internet hosting account in lieu of a third-party FTP program. Each and every File Manager software tool supports a basic set of capabilities whatever the Internet hosting CP it's part of - renaming, moving and deleting files or whole folders along with all of the information in them, for example. With regard to the specific CP, other capabilities can be supported as well, like changing file permissions, managing archives or changing the content of a given file. Via an easy-to-use File Manager, you may very easily handle your files along with your web presence as a whole, while a hard-to-use one can make handling your content annoying, especially if you have not used such a tool before.
File Manager in Cloud Hosting
The File Manager tool, that's part of our in-house developed Hepsia CP, will enable you to administer all of the files which you upload to your cloud hosting
account with ease. You'll be able to move files and whole folders by dragging-and-dropping them within the account. You can upload content in the same way - pick a file/folder on your computer system and drag it to your web browser where the File Manager is loaded. By right-clicking a file or a folder in your account, you can also access context menus with more sophisticated options - you'll be able to create or to unpack an archive, to set up a password-protected area, to modify the UNIX permissions via a web interface or to change the content with numerous editors without ever leaving the CP – a plain text editor, a code editor or an HTML editor. We've also provided help articles and video lessons, you can access right from the File Manager to get more information about its capabilities.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Our innovative, although easy-to-use File Manager will give you full control over your content and you won't have any troubles handling the files and folders which you set up or upload to your semi-dedicated server
account, even though you may have never used an Internet hosting service before. The options it is giving you are just several mouse clicks away, even the more sophisticated ones like creating a password-protected folder, creating or unpacking an archive, modifying UNIX permissions or opening a file in a plain text or an HTML editor. Through right-click context menus, you shall feel as if you’re working on your home computer. Additionally, the File Manager supports dragging-and-dropping of files and entire folders - both within the account and from your PC. With the latter alternative, you can easily upload content directly, which eradicates the need for an FTP client.