All hosting accounts are managed from a Control Panel and irrespective of the brand of the latter, you can always find a File Manager tool, which lets you browse the files you have uploaded in the web hosting account and to carry out simple operations with them, such as moving, copying or deleting. Depending on the specific tool, there could be more advanced functions also, like management of permissions and archives. Several Control Panels are simpler to work with compared with others and so are their File Manager sections. Considering that that is the primary tool you shall employ to handle your files, it is important to check in advance what options it offers and if it will suit your needs, because a hard-to-use File Manager can be a burden and can make managing your online presence more difficult.
File Manager in Cloud Website Hosting
The feature-rich File Manager included with our cloud website hosting plans will make managing your information as easy as managing files on your personal computer or laptop. You shall be able to drag-and-drop folders and files not just in the account, but also directly from computer system, so you shall no longer need an FTP client to upload content. What's more, the folder structure shall be preserved, so files from different folders shall not get mixed. You could also use right-click context menus and access different functions. You'll be able to set up and extract archives, to create password-protected areas plus much more. If you'd like to change files, you could do that through a number of different editors - a plain text editor, a code editor and a WYSIWYG editor, so you may opt for the one which you need and feel most comfy working with.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
Our innovative, although user-friendly File Manager offers you full control over your content and you will not have any issues managing the folders and files you create or upload to your semi-dedicated server account, even though you may have never used a hosting service before. The options it's providing are just a few mouse clicks away, even the more complex ones including setting up a password-protected folder, setting up or unpacking an archive, modifying UNIX permissions or opening a file inside a plain text or an HTML editor. Via right-click context menus, you will feel like you’re working on your own computer system. What's more, the File Manager supports dragging-and-dropping of files and whole folders - both inside the account and from your PC. With the latter option, you can easily upload content directly, which takes away the need for any FTP client.