Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software alternatives, web–based file managers have always been slow and poorly featured. Nonetheless, using the File Manager included in the Global Web Hosting Control Panel, you won’t just employ a quick, intuitive and user–friendly file management client, but also a software tool that will make a third–party FTP program unneeded. Consider several of the functions that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files without difficulty
Transferring data files between your PC and any of your sites is right now quick and easy, thanks to the drag–and–drop feature offered by the File Manager. You could pull files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in your Control Panel over a secure SSL communication. That’s it. It usually takes just a few seconds to add a data file and a bit longer for the bigger files and folders.
You don’t have to set up any third–party computer software or Internet browser extensions. The drag–and–drop functionality contained in the File Manager works equally well on all major OS’s.
Right–click context menus
All of the file administration options at your disposal
We’ve given our best to make File Manager as user–friendly as possible, so you can easily create adjustments to your files. Besides the common control bar at the top of the web page, we have in addition included right–click contextual menus with the common file managing options. Just click on a file or folder and choose the actions that you would like within the selection which will pop up.
You can easily rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide on with merely a click of the mouse. In the event you click on a directory, it is possible to establish a brand new folder or file in it.
The right–click choice is available as well if you select different files or folders at the same time.
Handle archives with simply a click of the mouse
The File Manager comes with an internal archive/unarchive solution that will assist you submit big archives and extract them within your cloud hosting account in seconds. Any time compressing a file or directory, you’ll be able to select the title of the archive that is to be created plus its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. At the same time, it is possible to compress active folders or files with simply a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive alternative available from the File Manager helps you to use huge files right from your Control Panel. You don’t have to start using any third party software like an FTP client so as to upload a big file in your cloud hosting account or download an archive in your desktop.
Online file editors
The fastest solution to change your files
The File Manager makes it possible for you to alter your files on the web hosting server with no need to download, modify after which re–upload them. You can revise your files directly on the net, using Global Web Hosting’s internal editors. We offer a code editor having syntax displaying for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and a regular text editor for more skilled customers.
You have access to every single file editor with the right–click contextual menus. All of the corrections made to the files will appear at once online – it’s possible to directly preview them in your browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted in a convenient manner
When you are managing a couple of websites concurrently, it is important to have every little thing sorted. With many other File Managers, editing a great number of websites within the exact same hosting account can be extremely challenging. With the File Manager, you will see that it’s in fact quite easy. Each website has its own folder, which you can quickly recognize, and all the files associated with the specific website are found there.
And then to make things even easier, you will find a drop–down navigation from where it’s easy to pick on exactly which web host you want to work inside the File Manager. Our clever system will lead you there within seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager meant for people
The majority of online File Managers are sluggish and very difficult to work with. They give limited options and aren’t really convenient–to–use. We seek to improve that with the Global Web Hosting File Manager. It is intended to be user–friendly and to seem like something you are already well aware of – the File Manager on your computer.
All its features, the drag’n’drop file upload options, the right–click context menus, the inbuilt file editors, etc. are available for 1 reason – to create handling your site(s) less complicated.
Work with multiple files
Modify a number of files simultaneously
It’s easy to manage a multitude of files at the same time when using the multi–selection capacity of the Global Web Hosting File Manager. All you should do is just press the Control key and click on the files or directories that you’d like to pick. Should you wish to select a range of files/folders in a row at once, pick the first file/folder, click the Shift key and then click on the very last file or folder in the collection.
For those who have chosen the required files/folders, you can either drag them to a specific location, or use various activities to them making use of right–click context menu or maybe the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to shield your details
In order to password–secure a directory in your site, you will have to set up an .htaccess file manually. To no surprise, this is time–demanding and complex if you are not a professional in Linux web hosting. Using our File Manager, you may create a password–secured folder and hide its items from the standard users with just a few mouse–clicks.
Everything you need to undertake is right–click a folder, pick out Password Protection and then click the Add option. Then just specify a user name and also a pass word. No additional configuration is needed and there is no need to deal with an .htaccess file. Our system will manage every thing on your behalf.