Find out more about the functions of a File Manager within a hosting control panel and why you will need one.
All website hosting accounts are managed from a Control Panel and whatever the brand of the latter, there's always a File Manager tool, which allows you to browse the files that you have uploaded inside the Internet hosting account and to complete basic operations with them, including moving, copying or deleting. Depending on the particular tool, there may be more advanced features as well, such as control over permissions and archives. Some Control Panels are easier to work with compared with others and so are their File Manager sections. As that is the primary tool you shall use to handle your files, it's critical to check in advance what options it offers and if it shall suit your needs, because a hard-to-use File Manager may be a burden and could make managing your presence online more complicated.
File Manager in Cloud Hosting
When you buy a Linux cloud package
through our company, you could take advantage of an advanced File Manager tool, which is a part of our Hepsia web hosting Control Panel. It offers many capabilities and even regular ones including copying or moving files could be accessed from right-click context menus, that will make you feel like you’re working with an application on your home computer. If you relocate whole folders, their structure will be kept whole, so you won't need to worry about scrambled files. The context menus will provide you with access to lots of other sophisticated functions also, so things such as creating an archive of an entire folder or creating a password-protected area will be simply a mouse click away. Furthermore, you'll not need a third-party FTP program to upload content, because our File Manager supports drag-and-drop file and folder uploads. You could also use 3 separate file editors – a plain text editor, a WYSIWYG editor and a code editor.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Our highly developed, although easy-to-use File Manager will provide you with 100 % control over your content and you will not have any challenges managing 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 including setting up a password-protected folder, creating or unpacking an archive, adjusting UNIX permissions or opening a file in a plain text or an HTML editor. Using right-click context menus, you'll feel just as if you’re working on your home PC. Additionally, the File Manager supports dragging-and-dropping of files and whole folders - both inside the account and from your PC. With the latter alternative, you could upload content directly, which eradicates the need for an FTP client.