Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, web file management tools have always been sluggish and poor in features. Still, using the File Manager integrated in the UHOST Web Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only have a blazingly fast, intuitive and user–friendly file management interface, but also an app that will make a third party FTP software unneeded. Consider some of the characteristics that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The most effective approach to add data files
Publishing files with an FTP tool is an out–of–date and really unsafe method for moving data files from your desktop computer or notebook to a server. That’s why, we have integrated drag & drop data file publish support in the File Manager. Just drag the files that you need to add from your desktop into your Internet browser and they will start to upload in your web hosting profile over a protected SSL communication.
There is no need to mount any additional software, web browser add–ons or web apps. The drag & drop function performs just as well on Windows, Linux or Mac.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file managing choices in front of you
We’ve tried to make your File Manager as intuitive as possible, so it’s possible to create adjustments to your files. Aside from the conventional control bar near the top of the page, we have furthermore put in right–click context menus with all the simple file managing possibilities. Just click on a file or folder and choose the activity which you want through the selection which will turn up.
You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you decide with merely a click of the mouse. If you click a directory, it is possible to make a brand new folder or file within it.
The right–click choice is also available at the time you select numerous files or folders simultaneously.
Handle archives with a click of the mouse
The File Manager is designed with an internal archive/unarchive solution that can assist you add big archives and then extract them in to your hosting account in seconds. Any time compressing a file or directory, you are able to select the name of the archive which will be created and its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Furthermore, it is possible to compress active files or folders with a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive option offered by the File Manager helps you to use substantial files straight from your Web Hosting Control Panel. You don’t need to work with any third party software like an FTP client in an effort to upload a big file to your web hosting account or to download an archive to your desktop.
Online file editors
Revise files from your Web Hosting Control Panel
From your File Manager you’ll be able to manage your files instantly on the net when using some of the built in software tools. The text editor reveals the files in a plain text file format, the code editor provides syntax highlighting for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor really helps you to preview your edits when they show up online. Furthermore, all changes that you come up with and keep can be shown right away on the world wide web, meaning you can examine them in your web browser and return to generate more modifications, if unhappy.
You do not have to download any files, to change them on your personal computer and to re–upload them back to your web hosting account. All of the editors are accessible using the buttons at the top of the file table or at the right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured in an intuitive approach
The File Manager displays all files and folders using an easy–to–understand alphabetical arrangement. Each of the files associated with the different hosts are sorted into individual directories that are titled following their respective domain names, so it’s possible to conveniently recognize them. This is definitely useful in managing a bunch of sites concurrently. There isn’t any opportunity to get lost or to feel really confused amongst the many files and folders within your hosting account.
To reach the files with a specific host, just pick it from the drop–down navigation near the top of the file table. Additionally, it’s possible to double–click on its directory and you’ll be quickly transported to a table showing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
Control your files with merely a click of the mouse
The UHOST File Manager is created in such a manner to make you feel like handling the file explorer on your personal computer. It boasts a way to drag your files and to drop them in a preferred location and indicates all of the accessible modification alternatives after clicking the right computer mouse button. In addition, the tool features an in–built file preview option as well as other file editors that can help you modify your files quickly directly from your Web Hosting Control Panel.
Furthermore, we’ve included a group of file management posts and how–to instructional videos to enable you fairly quickly learn how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Transform a wide range of files all at once
You can easily handle a lot of files concurrently while using the multi–selection capability of the UHOST File Manager. All that you should do is simply press the Control key and then click on the files or folders that you want to select. If you need to pick a selection of files/folders in a row at once, pick the first file/folder, click the Shift key after which pick the final file or folder inside the group.
For those who have selected the desired files/folders, you may either drag them to a specific location, or employ diverse actions to them using the right–click contextual menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to take care of your data
There’s one common way for you to protect a folder using a password – by creating an .htaccess file. If, however, you aren’t technically experienced enough, you will have issues doing it by yourself. To help make things easy for you, we have included a time and effort saving password protection interface to the File Manager obtainable in the Web Hosting Control Panel.
To use this option, just right–click on a folder and choose Password Protection. After that add the user name plus the pass word that you want to employ and click on the button. That’s all. Now the chosen folder is undetectable by the public eye and will be available only to previously approved visitors.