Learn more about the functions of a File Manager within a hosting control panel and why you will need one.
All hosting accounts are handled via a Control Panel and regardless of the type of the latter, you can always find a File Manager tool, which lets you browse the files that you've uploaded inside the website hosting account and to execute basic operations with them, including moving, copying or deleting. Depending on the specific tool, there may be more complex functions as well, including management of permissions and archives. Many Control Panels are easier to work with than others and so are their File Manager sections. Since that is the main tool you shall use to control your files, it is crucial to check in advance what options it comes with and if it will appeal to you, because a hard-to-use File Manager could be a burden and can make managing your presence online more challenging.
File Manager in Web Hosting
Our web hosting
accounts are managed using the advanced Hepsia CP, which includes a feature-rich File Manager tool. Even if you have never had an Internet hosting account before, you will be able to manage your information with no trouble, considering the fact that the File Manager is extremely intuitive to use. It takes just a couple of mouse clicks to create, rename or delete a file, while moving a file or an entire folder is as easy as dragging-and-dropping it to the desired location. You shall be able to upload content in the same exact way - simply select the files on your computer and drag them to your browser, then drop them in the File Manager, which shall do the rest. Handy right-click menus will enable you to pack/unpack archives, to modify file permissions, to set up password-protected areas or to modify a file with simple and advanced editors.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
If 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 user-friendly. It'll only take a click to set up, rename or delete a file or a folder in your account and for your comfort and ease, you shall be able to sort the content by size, name, type or last modified date. Since the File Manager supports drag-and-drop actions, you can quickly transfer any content within the account, including folders, and their structure will be preserved. If you want to upload any content, you'll not need an FTP program, due to the fact that you can drag-and-drop the folders right from your notebook or computer. The File Manager also incorporates more advanced features and you shall be able to modify file permissions, to use archives and to edit files with plain text and HTML editors, that could be accessed through right-click context menus.