Used as FTP client alternatives, web file managers have always been slow and poor in capabilities. However, with the File Manager included in the Need A Host Web Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only have a fast, responsive and user–friendly file supervision software, but also an application that will make a 3rd party FTP software unneeded. Have a look at several of the characteristics that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Move files to your webpages with no trouble
The File Manager in your Web Hosting Control Panel features a swift, drag’n’drop function that will help you move files between your computer and your web hosting profile without needing to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You can easily pull files from your computer and drop them in your Web Hosting Control Panel with a click of the mouse through a safe SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop functionality is included in the Web Hosting Control Panel, so that you don’t have to deploy any third party software package to employ it. It will also work on all leading Os’s, so all you need to do to make use of it is log into your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Find all of the easily accessible file managing possibilities with a mouse–click
Due to the right–click menus we have included on the File Manager, you’ll be able to change your files in a time and effort saving manner. Just click on a file or directory and through the pop–up panel, decide on the activity that you’d like. It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete virtually any picked file. When you click on a folder, you can also see the option to make a new sub–folder or file within it.
If you choose many different files or folders, it is easy to use identical actions to all of them concurrently.
Manage big files efficiently
Due to the in–built archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager helps you to work with enormous files never having to use FTP. It is easy to shrink a folder into a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or access the contents of an archived directory through the Extract button. When compressing a directory as well as a group of files, you are able to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) as well as the name of the archive file.
Integrated file editors
No third party applications are required
We’ve incorporated a pair of file editors within the Web Hosting Control Panel to help you out produce easy and quick corrections in your files without the need to implement any third–party software packages. In the File Manager you will find a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you keep an eye on all the changes you make live, a code editor that boasts syntax highlighting for your personal .JS or .PHP files, and also a plain text editor for more competent customers. Any changes that you create and keep will be reflected straight away on the web.
You can access the file editors making use of the buttons at the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a specific file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files sorted in an intuitive way
The File Manager displays all files and folders in a simple to implement alphabetical order. All the files associated with the various hosts are sorted inside separate directories which are titled following their particular domain names, which means you can immediately recognize them. This is really useful when you are controlling a bunch of websites simultaneously. There isn’t any probability to stray or to feel bewildered among the variety of data files and folders in your cloud hosting account.
To access the files within a specified host, just pick it within the drop–down options menu near the top of the file table. Alternatively, it is possible to double–click on its directory and you’ll be easily brought to a table listing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager intended for real people
Making use of your files is intuitive and painless when using the Need A Host Web Hosting Control Panel. You will have a file managing environment that is not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. It is possible to drag & drop files and handle them with a right mouse–click. With the built in review option, you will see pictures the same as they will appear online, and via the in–built file editors you can easily make changes in your files in real time.
If you would like help managing your files, you’re able to make reference to the enormous collection of articles and how–to video lessons, which you can find using a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Change many different files all at once
It is simple to work with many files concurrently when using the multi–selection capacity of the Need A Host File Manager. Everything you should do is hold down the Control key and click on the files or directories which you want to pick. If you need to select a couple of files/folders in a row at the same time, click the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key and afterwards pick the very last file or folder within the set.
For those who have selected the required files/folders, you can either drag them to a distinct place, or implement different actions to them when using the right–click contextual menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
1–click password protection options
The easiest way to shield your information
Password protection is the foremost way to confine the access to a specialized section of your web site you do not need to be seen to every one. For example, this can be a safe and secure members’ area or even a place with copyrighted information that you would like only a number of individuals to view.
Through the File Manager it is possible to password–secure your website as well as a particular folder within it with merely a mouse–click. Simply right–click a folder, select Password Protection and select your user name and password. There is no need to handle .htaccess files as well as to generate any extra adjustments. In the future, only the website visitors that have your user name and pass word will access your website.