Using the Site Hostmaster Web Hosting Control Panel, you’ll have access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll allow you to rapidly manage your sites without having to make use of an FTP client. You can add files through a secure connection by simply pulling them into the web browser. Also, you can quickly archive and unarchive data files and directories, set password–protected locations, change data file permissions and much more. Browse through the attributes found in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer files to your web sites effortlessly
The File Manager in your Web Hosting Control Panel features a rapid, drag–and–drop capability that will help you transfer data files between your PC and your web hosting account without the need to employ an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) tool. You could drag data files from your personal computer and drop them in your Web Hosting Control Panel with a mouse–click through a safe SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop functionality is integrated into the Web Hosting Control Panel, therefore, you don’t have to install any third–party computer software to use it. It also works well on all major Os’s, so all you have to do to use it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file managing choices at your disposal
We’ve always given our best to make the File Manager as user–friendly as feasible, so you can easily generate modifications for your files. Apart from the typical control bar towards the top of the web page, we have now furthermore included right–click context menus with all the basic file administration possibilities. Click on a file or folder and pick the actions you want through the selection which will turn up.
You are able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide on using a click of the mouse. If you click on a directory, you can also create a completely new folder or file inside it.
The right–click option is conveniently obtainable whenever you choose different files or folders at once.
Handle enormous files effortlessly
Due to the inbuilt archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager helps you to make use of substantial files and not have to use FTP. It is easy to shrink a folder into a lightweight size by simply clicking on the Compress button or get the items in an archived folder through the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder as well as multiple files, it’s possible to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) along with the name of the archive file.
Integrated file editors
No third party software packs are needed
We have enclosed a couple of file editors inside the Web Hosting Control Panel to help you out come up with quick and easy changes to your files and never have to implement third party software packs. With the File Manager you’ll find a WYSIWYG editor that can help you check all the recent changes that you come up with in real time, a code editor which includes syntax emphasizing for your personal .JS or .PHP files, and a plain text editor for more experienced users. Any changes you generate and save will be shown quickly on the web.
You can access the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table and / or by right–clicking a selected file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files organized with an easy–to–use manner
All of the files inside your cloud hosting account are arranged into folders. Each host features its own main folder, which uses the file hierarchy that you’ve defined. By doing this, it is really very easy to maintain all of your hosts from a single place without risk of becoming lost or confused.
By standard, you will notice all the hosts conveniently mentioned in a table and if you mouse–click once on a given host, you will see the whole set of sub–folders and files pertaining to it. By clicking on twice, you are going to visit a web page that is focused entirely on that host exclusively. Another way to load the folder associated with a particular host and to work with it exclusively, is using the drop–down menu towards the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager designed for real people
Dealing with your files is intuitive and simple when using the Site Hostmaster Web Hosting Control Panel. You will enjoy a file administration environment that’s not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag & drop files and manage all of them with a right mouse–click. Thanks to the inbuilt review option, you can observe graphics just like they will show up on the Internet, and via the integrated file editors you can make adjusts for your files live.
If you need help controlling your files, you are able to refer to the huge array of posts and how–to educational videos, that you can find with simply a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Change different files concurrently
It is easy to work with numerous files at the same time employing the multi–selection capacity of the Site Hostmaster File Manager. All you have to do is hold down the Control key and click on the files or directories that you want to choose. If you’d like to pick a collection of files/folders in a row at once, pick the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key and afterwards pick the last file or folder inside the group.
For those who have selected the wanted files/folders, you may either drag them to a distinct spot, or employ a variety of activities to them when using the right–click context menu or the buttons at the top of the file table.
1–click password protection options
The ultimate way to shield your information
Password protection is the best method to control the admittance to an important part of your web site that you don’t need to be observable to everyone. For example, this might be a safe members’ place or, perhaps a location with copyrighted data that you like only particular people to get into.
From the File Manager you are able to password–secure your website as well as a specific directory inside it with just a click of the mouse. Just right–click a folder, select Password Protection and select the username as well as password. You don’t have to address .htaccess files as well as to create any extra configurations. In the future, merely the visitors who have your user name and security password will gain access to your website.