Applied as FTP client alternatives, web file managers have always been slow and poorly featured. However, with the File Manager built in the 646hosting & Business Solutions Online Control Panel, you won’t only employ a blazingly fast, intuitive and easy–to–use file management software, but also a software instrument that will make an external FTP software unnecessary. Have a look at a few of the options that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish data files with ease
Moving files between your computer and any of your sites is right now quick and easy, thanks to the drag–and–drop feature provided by the File Manager. You could pull data files from your desktop machine or notebook and drop them in the Online Control Panel via secure SSL connection. That’s all. It usually takes just a few seconds to publish a file and a little bit longer for the bigger files and folders.
There is no need to mount any third party software or Internet browser add–ons. The drag & drop capability included in the File Manager performs just as well on all main OS’s.
Right–click context menus
All file administration possibilities at your disposal
We’ve given our best to make File Manager as intuitive as possible, so it is easy to come up with modifications to your files. Besides the regular control bar towards the top of the webpage, we have now in addition designed right–click context menus with the fundamental file managing options. Just click on a file or directory and select the actions which you want through the selection that will appear.
You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide on with a mouse–click. Should you click on a folder, you can also make a completely new directory or file inside it.
The right–click choices are available as well if you pick multiple files or folders at the same time.
Control archives with a mouse–click
The File Manager is equipped with an internal archive/unarchive solution to assist you add enormous archives and then extract them into your website hosting account in the blink of an eye. Once compressing a file or directory, it’s possible to select the name for the archive which is to be created plus its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. In addition, it will be straightforward to compress active files or folders with a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive option provided by the File Manager helps you to work with enormous files straight from your Online Control Panel. No need to employ any third–party software just like an FTP client in order to upload a substantial file in your account or to download an archive in your desktop.
Online file editors
Revise files directly from your Online Control Panel
With the File Manager it is possible to alter your files directly on the Internet making use of some of the in–built software instruments. The text editor reveals the files with a plain text format, the code editor provides syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor enables you to view your changes when they appear live. All the changes you come up with and save will be displayed promptly online, allowing you to examine them in your own browser and return to generate further modifications, in case you are not happy with the result.
You do not have to download any files, to edit them with your desktop computer and to re–upload them into your hosting account. All the editors are accessible using the buttons at the top of the file table or from your right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
Your files structured with a simple to use manner
All the files within your hosting account are sorted into directories. Each and every host features its own main directory, which follows the file hierarchy that you have created. In this way, it is very easy to take care of all of your hosts from a single location without the risk of becoming lost or perplexed.
By default, you’ll see all of the hosts listed in a table and if you mouse–click once over a specific host, you will see each of the sub–folders and files pertaining to it. By clicking on two times, you will go to a webpage that is focused on that host exclusively. Another way to open the folder related to a particular host and to work with it solely, is to use the drop–down menu towards the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager developed for real people
Dealing with your files is user–friendly and quick making use of 646hosting & Business Solutions Online Control Panel. You’ll enjoy a file managing environment that is not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag & drop files and control them with a right click of the mouse. Thanks to the internal review solution, you can see pics the same as they will show up on the Internet, and throughout the integrated file editors you can make changes for your files right away.
If you’d like support taking care of your files, you can easily make reference to the large selection of articles and how–to video clips, that you can access with a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Transform various files concurrently
646hosting & Business Solutions’s File Manager can help you save a lot of time when making use of numerous files. You’ll be able to select multiple files at a time and use a desired activity to them exactly like you do with your desktop machine or notebook. To choose arbitrary files simultaneously, just click the Control key, and to select a pair of nearby files, use the Shift key. It’s that simple.
Once you’ve selected the files, you can instantly transfer them to a different spot when using the drag–and–drop option. With the help of the right–click contextual menu along with the buttons above the file table, you’ll be able to use multiple other actions – it’s possible to copy, rename, delete, download and edit your files, change file permissions, etcetera.
1–click password protection options
The ultimate way to shield your data
Password protection is the best technique to reduce the ability to access a specific element of your site that you do not want to be observable to everyone. For example, this could be a safe and secure members’ place or even a place with copyrighted data that you would like only particular individuals to reach.
With the File Manager it’s possible to password–guard your site or maybe a particular directory inside with merely a mouse–click. Just right–click a directory, pick Password Protection and specify your username and also pass word. You do not have to address .htaccess files or to create any other configurations. From now on, merely the site visitors who have your user name and password will access your site.