Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client alternatives, online file managers have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Yet, with the File Manager featured in the Ultimate Hosting Web Hosting Control Panel, you will not only employ a fast, responsive and time and effort saving file management interface, but also a software instrument that will make a 3rd party FTP program unneeded. Check out several of the features that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The least complicated way to add data files
Adding data files with an FTP client is an obsolete and quite an insecure way of transferring data files from your desktop machine or laptop to a server. Because of this, we have included drag–and–drop file upload support in the File Manager. Simply pull the data files that you need to upload from your desktop into your Internet browser and they’ll start to upload in your web hosting profile over a safe SSL connection.
You don’t need to set up any extra software pack, web browser add–ons or web apps. The drag–and–drop function performs just as well on Windows, Mac or Linux.
Right–click context menus
View all the available file management possibilities with just a click
Thanks to the right–click menus that we have added to the File Manager, you’ll be able to alter all of your files in a time and effort saving manner. Click on a file or directory and through the pop–up panel, choose the action that you’d like. It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete virtually any picked file. Should you click on a folder, you can also see the option to establish a completely new sub–folder or file inside it.
Whenever you select numerous files or folders, you’ll be able to use identical actions to all of them simultaneously.
Archive or extract archive files in seconds
Compared with the majority of file management user interfaces and FTP clients, the Ultimate Hosting Web Hosting Control Panel offers a solution to archive/unarchive files much faster. It is really convenient. To have a directory shrunk to a compact size, all you need to do is pick it and click on the Compress button. To open the items in an archived directory in your cloud hosting account, select it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager uses numerous file extensions, just like .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Integrated file editors
Zero third party software packs are required
We’ve included a number of file editors within the Web Hosting Control Panel to help you produce quick and simple adjustments for your files without the need to use third party software packs. Inside the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that can assist you monitor all the current changes which you make right away, a code editor that features syntax accentuating for your personal .PHP or .JS files, together with a plain text editor for more experienced users. All the changes that you come up with and keep can be reflected immediately online.
You can access the file editors making use of the buttons at the top of the file table and / or by right–clicking a particular file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files organized in a convenient method
If you are in charge of several web sites at the same time, it’s crucial for you to have everything structured. With some other File Managers, revising a number of sites within the exact same account can be extremely tricky. Using the File Manager, you’ll find that it’s in fact quite easy. Each website features its own folder, which you’ll quickly recognize, and all of the files associated with the specific website are placed there.
And then to make things so much easier, you will find there’s a drop–down menu where you can quickly choose on exactly which host you intend to work within the File Manager. Our clever system will lead you there in seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager developed for real people
Working with your files is intuitive and effortless with the Ultimate Hosting Web Hosting Control Panel. You’ll enjoy a file managing atmosphere that’s very close to your desktop machine’s file explorer. It is possible to drag and drop files and manage them with a right mouse–click. When using the built–in preview solution, you can view graphics just like they will be on the Internet, and via the provided file editors you could make changes to your files quickly.
If you’d like assistance taking care of your files, you can easily consider the massive variety of articles and how–to video lessons, which you could find with just a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Change multiple files at the same time
It is simple to handle a multitude of files concurrently when using the multi–selection capability of the Ultimate Hosting File Manager. All you should do is press the Control key and click on the files or directories that you want to choose. If you want to choose a couple of files/folders in a row immediately, pick the first file/folder, press the Shift key after which pick the very last file or folder within the selection.
For people with chosen the wanted files/folders, you can either drag them to a specific place, or implement different activities to them when using the right–click context menu or the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to shield your data
There is one widespread way to secure a directory using a pass word – by generating an .htaccess file. If, however, you are not technically experienced sufficiently, you’ll have difficulties doing the work without any help. To help make things simple for you, we have integrated an uncomplicated password protection user interface to the File Manager obtainable inside the Web Hosting Control Panel.
To employ this option, just right–click on a directory and choose Password Protection. Following that choose the username and the password that you would like to implement and then press the button. That’s all. The selected folder will be undetectable from the standard users and will also be available only to authorized account holders.