With the Web Host Giant Site Control Panel, you’ll gain access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll make it easier to promptly manage your web pages with no need to make use of an FTP client. You can publish data files through a safe connection by simply pulling them into the browser. Additionally, you could promptly archive and unarchive data files and folders, create password–protected locations, change file permissions and a lot more. Have a look at the capabilities found in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files without trouble
Moving files between your PC and any of your webpages is now fast and simple, thanks to the drag’n’drop functionality delivered by the File Manager. You can pull files from your desktop machine or notebook and drop them in your Site Control Panel via secure SSL communication. That’s all. It usually takes seconds to publish a data file and a little bit longer for larger files and directories.
There is no need to deploy any third party software package or web browser add–ons. The drag’n’drop capability found in the File Manager works equally efficiently on all popular operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Find each of the easily accessible file control possibilities with just a click of the mouse
Because of the right–click menus we’ve included with the File Manager, it’s possible to change your files incredibly easy. Simply click on a file or directory and with the panel which will show up, opt for the action that you like. It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any picked file. When you click a folder, furthermore, you will view the option to generate a brand new sub–folder or file within it.
When you select many different files or directories, it’s possible to apply identical measures to all of them concurrently.
Control archives with simply a click of the mouse
The File Manager features an integrated archive/unarchive solution to assist you submit large archives and then extract them into your cloud hosting account blazingly fast. The moment compressing a file or directory, you will be able to decide on the title of the archive that will be created along with its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Additionally, it will be easy to compress existing folders or files with a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive alternative you can find at the File Manager enables you to handle large files directly from your Site Control Panel. You don’t have to start using any third party software for instance an FTP client in order to upload a big file onto your cloud hosting account or to download any kind of archive to your desktop.
Online file editors
Manage files directly from your Site Control Panel
With the File Manager it is easy to change your files directly on the net employing the built–in instruments. The text editor displays the files in a plain text format, the code editor features syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor enables you to see all the edits while they appear live. Also, all changes which you make and save are going to be demonstrated immediately on the world wide web, which means you can examine them inside your web browser and return to create more edits, if you are not happy with the result.
There’s no need to download any files, to modify them in your desktop and to re–upload them into your web hosting account. All the editors are found through the buttons at the top of the file table or from the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured with an easy–to–use manner
The File Manager shows all files and folders in a clear to see alphabetical arrangement. All the files associated with the various hosts are sorted within independent folders that are named following their particular domains, meaning you can easily identify them. This is actually useful when you are maintaining different web sites simultaneously. There isn’t any opportunity to stray or to feel confused amidst the large number of data files and directories within your hosting account.
To gain access to the files with a host, simply pick it from the drop–down navigation at the top of the file table. As an alternative, it is possible to double–click on its directory and you will be right away taken up to a table listing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for regular people
The vast majority of online File Managers are slow and difficult to make use of. They supply modest options and are not really user–friendly. We aim to improve that through the Web Host Giant File Manager. It’s meant to be easy–to–use and also to resemble something you are already well aware of – the File Manager on your personal computer.
All of its capabilities, the drag & drop file upload options, the right–click context menus, the built in file editors, etc. exist for just one reason – to help make managing your web site(s) less complicated.
Work with multiple files
Change a number of files at the same time
Web Host Giant’s File Manager will save you a lot of time whenever using numerous files. It is easy to select many different files simultaneously and use a desired activity for them like you do on your laptop or computer. To pick random files at once, just press the Control key, and to choose a number of nearby files, press the Shift key. It’s that easy.
After you have chosen the files, you can at once move them to an additional location making use of the drag & drop option. By making use of the right–click contextual menu along with the buttons above the file table, you can use a number of other activities – you are able to copy, rename, delete, download and modify your files, change file permissions, etcetera.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to secure your details
There is a single popular approach to secure a folder using a password – by generating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you’re not technologically skilled sufficiently, you’ll have difficulty executing it all by yourself. To generate things easy for you, we have added a user–friendly password protection user interface to the File Manager obtainable within the Site Control Panel.
To make use of this option, simply right–click on a folder and pick Password Protection. After that set the login name and the password that you would like to apply and press the button. That’s all. Now the selected folder is hidden by the regular website visitors and will be available to authorized users.