Applied as FTP client substitutes, web file management tools have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Still, using the File Manager featured in the Affordable Business Web Hosting - Giga Hosting Control Panel, you will not only have a fast, intuitive and easy–to–use file supervision software, but also a software instrument that will make an external FTP software unneeded. Have a look at some of the features that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Move data files to your webpages with no trouble
The File Manager in your Control Panel boasts a swift, drag–and–drop feature that can help you move files between your computer and your web hosting account without needing to work with an FTP tool. You could pull data files from your PC and drop them in your Control Panel with a mouse–click through a protected SSL connection.
The drag & drop functionality is integrated into the Control Panel, therefore, you will not need to set up any third–party application to make use of it. It will also work on all popular Operating Systems, so all you have to do to employ it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
All of the file management choices at your disposal
We’ve given our best to make the File Manager as intuitive as possible, so you’re able to generate modifications to your files. Aside from the conventional command bar near the top of the webpage, we have now additionally put in right–click contextual menus with all the simple file control choices. Click on a file or directory and select the action that you’d like through the collection which will turn up.
You can actually rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you choose using a click of the mouse. In the event you click a folder, it’s also possible to set up a brand new directory or file inside it.
The right–click choices are conveniently obtainable when you pick different files or folders at the same time.
Deal with huge files effortlessly
Because of the built in archive/unarchive option, the File Manager helps you to make use of substantial files without the need to use FTP. You are able to shrink a folder to a lightweight size by clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the items in an archived directory by using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder or a list of files, it is also possible to select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) along with the title of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The fastest way for you to alter your files
Our File Manager will allow you to modify your files directly on the server never having to download, adjust and then re–upload them. It’s possible to customize your files instantly on the net, by making use of Affordable Business Web Hosting - Giga Hosting’s in–built editors. We provide you with a code editor equipped with syntax displaying for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, in addition to a regular text editor for the more competent customers.
You have access to every file editor through the right–click contextual menus. All of the corrections made to the files will appear straight away online – you are able to directly preview them within your Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured with a convenient–to–use way
All of the files within your hosting account are structured into directories. Every single web host has its own primary directory, that employs the file structure that you’ve pre–set. In this way, it is really effortless to handle all of your hosts in one location with no probability of becoming lost or confused.
By default, you will notice all of the hosts listed in a table and when you click once over a specific host, you will see all the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking on twice, you will go to a web page which is devoted to that host only. An additional way to open the folder associated with a certain host and to work with it exclusively, is to use the drop–down menu at the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for regular people
The majority of online File Managers are slow–moving and challenging to use. They give you limited options and certainly are not really uncomplicated. We aim to transform that through the Affordable Business Web Hosting - Giga Hosting File Manager. It’s made to be user–friendly and also to appear like something you know – the File Manager on your computer.
All of its features, the drag & drop file upload solutions, the right–click context menus, the built–in file editors, etcetera are available for a single reason – to make managing your web site(s) much simpler.
Work with multiple files
Transform many different files concurrently
Affordable Business Web Hosting - Giga Hosting’s File Manager can save you a lot of time when working with multiple files. It is possible to choose different files simultaneously and use a pre–selected activity to them like you do in your desktop computer or laptop. To pick arbitrary files simultaneously, just click the Control key, and to choose a number of adjoining files, use the Shift key. It’s that straightforward.
After you have selected the files, you are able to automatically move them to an additional spot using the drag–and–drop option. By making use of the right–click context menu as well as the buttons on top of the file table, you’ll be able to use a number of other actions – it is easy to copy, rename, delete, download and change your files, adjust file permissions, etc.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to protect your information
If you’d like to password–secure a folder on your site, you have got to make an .htaccess file by yourself. To no surprise, this could be time–demanding and sophisticated if you are not an expert in Linux web hosting. With the File Manager, you may create a password–protected folder and conceal all of its contents from the general public with merely several clicks.
All you have to execute is right–click a directory, pick out Password Protection and after that click on the Add option. Then just state a user name together with a password. No extra setup is required and there is no need to contend with an .htaccess file. Our system will manage every little thing on your behalf.