Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software alternatives, web–based file managers have always been slow and poor in capabilities. Nonetheless, with the File Manager included in the PC021 Hosting solutions Website Control Panel, you won’t just employ a blazingly fast, responsive and easy–to–use file supervision interface, but also an application that will make an external FTP program unnecessary. Consider several of the capabilities that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add files easily
Moving data files between your desktop machine and any of your websites is now quick and simple, because of the drag’n’drop option delivered by the File Manager. You can drag files from your desktop machine or notebook and drop them in the Website Control Panel through a secure SSL communication. That’s all. It requires seconds to publish a data file and slightly longer for any larger files and folders.
There’s no need to deploy any third–party computer software or Internet browser plug–ins. The drag’n’drop function included in the File Manager performs just as well on all major operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Find out all of the easily accessible file management possibilities with just a click of the mouse
On account of the right–click menus that we have included in the File Manager, you will be able to manage all of your files in a time and effort saving manner. Just click on a file or directory and through the panel that will actually pop up, opt for the activity that you want. You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any picked file. Should you click on a folder, furthermore, you will view the solution to create a different sub–folder or file inside it.
Whenever you choose multiple files or directories, it is easy to apply identical measures for all of them concurrently.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
In contrast to a large number of file management interfaces and FTP clients, the PC021 Hosting solutions Website Control Panel has a solution to archive/unarchive files noticeably faster. It is simple to operate. To have a folder shrunk into a lightweight size, all you need to do is select it and then click the Compress button. To open the contents of an archived folder within your hosting account, pick it and then click the Extract button. The File Manager uses a variety of file extensions, such as .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Integrated file editors
No third party software packages are needed
We have bundled a group of file editors within the Website Control Panel to help you create easy and quick modifications for your files without needing to employ third–party apps. With the File Manager you will find a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you monitor all the current changes which you generate immediately, a code editor that has syntax highlighting for one’s .JS or .PHP files, and also a plain text editor for more competent users. Any changes that you generate and save are going to be reflected quickly online.
You can access the file editors when using the buttons near the top of the file table and also by right–clicking a given file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted inside a user–friendly way
When you are in charge of a range of sites concurrently, it is crucial that you have everything sorted. With some other File Managers, modifying a number of websites inside the same website hosting account is extremely tricky. With our File Manager, you’ll find that it’s actually pretty simple. Every single website features its own folder, that you can quickly recognize, and all of the files pertaining to the specific web site are situated there.
And to make things so much easier, you will find there’s a drop–down menu from which you can quickly select on exactly which web host you would like to work in the File Manager. Our smart system will take you there in seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for real people
Making use of your files is instinctive and hassle–free making use of PC021 Hosting solutions Website Control Panel. You’ll get a file managing atmosphere that is very close to your personal computer’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag and drop files and manage them with a right click of the mouse. With the internal review option, you will see visuals just like they will show up on the web, and throughout the built in file editors you can easily make corrections to your files immediately.
If you need help managing your files, you can actually consult the huge number of posts and how–to training videos, that you can access using a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Change many different files all at once
Our File Manager will help you save a plenty of time when you use numerous files. You can actually select different files at any given time and apply a pre–selected activity for them precisely like you do with your personal computer. To select arbitrary files simultaneously, simply keep pressed the Control key, and to pick a collection of nearby files, press the Shift key. It is that simple.
After getting selected the files, you are able to instantly transfer them to another place when using the drag & drop option. By means of the right–click contextual menu and the buttons on top of the file table, you can actually apply a myriad of other activities – you can easily copy, rename, delete, download and change your files, change file permissions, etcetera.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to protect your details
If you’d like to password–secure a folder within your website, you will have to configure an .htaccess file by hand. However, this is time–absorbing and sophisticated if you are not an expert in website hosting. Using our File Manager, you may create a password–secured folder and hide all its items from the regular users with simply a number of mouse–clicks.
Everything you need to do is right–click a folder, pick Password Protection and pick the Add selection. After that just state a username along with a pass word. No additional setup is required and there’s no need to deal with an .htaccess file. Our system will handle every little thing for you.