What is a File Manager? How much does it differ from its desktop alternative?
A File Manager is a web-based interface that enables you to manage the files in a web hosting account as a substitute for a third-party FTP program. Every File Manager tool supports a basic set of functions regardless of the website hosting CP it's part of - renaming, moving and deleting files or entire folders along with all of the info in them, for instance. With regard to the specific Control Panel, other features might be supported too, such as changing file permissions, working with archives or changing the content of a given file. With an easy-to-use File Manager, you may easily control your files and your online presence as a whole, while a hard-to-use one can make handling your content annoying, specifically if you haven't used this sort of a tool before.
File Manager in Shared Hosting
When you purchase a Linux shared hosting
from our company, you could take advantage of an advanced File Manager tool, that's part of our Hepsia web hosting CP. It offers lots of functions and even traditional ones such as copying or moving files could be accessed through right-click context menus, which will make you feel as if you’re working with an application on your home computer. If you transfer entire folders, their structure shall be kept whole, so you shall not need to worry about scrambled files. The context menus will provide you with access to many other innovative features as well, so stuff like creating an archive of a whole folder or creating a password-protected area will be merely a mouse click away. What's more, 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 can even use three different file editors – a WYSIWYG editor, a plain text editor and a code editor.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
Our innovative, though intuitive File Manager will give you total control over your content and you will not have any issues handling the folders and files which you create or upload to your semi-dedicated server
account, even when you have never used an Internet hosting service before. The options it is giving you are just several clicks away, even the more advanced ones including creating a password-protected folder, setting up or unpacking an archive, adjusting UNIX permissions or opening a file inside a plain text or an HTML editor. Through right-click context menus, you shall feel just as if you’re working on your desktop computer. Moreover, the File Manager supports dragging-and-dropping of files and entire folders - both inside the account and from your notebook or computer. With the latter option, you are able to upload content directly, which removes the need for an FTP client.