Applied as FTP software substitutes, online file management tools have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. However, when using the File Manager featured in the giantwebhosting Web Site Control Panel, you won’t only have a quick, intuitive and easy–to–work–with file administration interface, but also a software instrument that will make a third–party FTP application unnecessary. Consider several of the features that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer files to your webpages without difficulty
The File Manager in your Web Site Control Panel offers a fast, drag’n’drop functionality that will help you transfer files between your personal computer and your hosting account without needing to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You can drag data files from your computer and drop them in your Web Site Control Panel with a click of the mouse using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop feature is integrated into the Web Site Control Panel, which means you don’t have to install any third party application to use it. It will also work on all major Os’s, so all you should do to make use of it is log into your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
See all the available file control possibilities with merely a click of the mouse
Because of the right–click menus we have put into the File Manager, you will be able to alter your files easier than ever. Just click on a file or directory and through the panel which will pop up, decide on the activity that you like. It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any picked file. If you click on a folder, furthermore, you will view the solution to generate a different sub–folder or file inside it.
Whenever you select different files or directories, you are able to apply the same procedures to all of them simultaneously.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Distinct from the majority of file management interfaces as well as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) clients, the giantwebhosting Web Site Control Panel features a solution to archive/unarchive files much more speedily. It is really easy–to–navigate. To have a directory shrunk to a compact size, simply choose it and click on the Compress button. To open up the items in an archived folder within your website hosting account, select it and then click the Extract button. The File Manager works with numerous file extensions, including .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
The easiest method to update your files
Our File Manager helps you to revise your files directly on the server without having to download, adjust and after that re–upload them. You’ll be able to change your files directly online, applying giantwebhosting’s built–in editors. We offer a code editor provided with syntax emphasizing for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and then a standard text editor for more expert customers.
You have access to every file editor making use of the right–click context menus. All of the corrections produced to the files will be reflected at once online – it is possible to directly preview them inside your Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
All your files organized with an intuitive way
Each of the files within your website hosting account are arranged into directories. Every host features its own primary folder, that employs the file hierarchy you have selected. Using this method, it is really an easy task to deal with all your hosts in one place without the chance of becoming lost or confused.
By default, you’ll see each of the hosts placed in a table and when you click once over a given host, you’ll see the whole set of sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking on two times, you will go to a web page that’s focused on that host exclusively. Another way to open the folder related to a given host and to use it solely, is using the drop–down menu at the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager made especially for people
The vast majority of online File Managers are sluggish and complex to employ. They offer constrained functions and are not really uncomplicated. We hope to change that with the giantwebhosting File Manager. It is made to be user–friendly and to appear to be something you know – the File Manager on your personal computer.
All its functions, the drag & drop file upload options, the right–click context menus, the in–built file editors, etcetera are available for one reason – to make controlling your website(s) a lot easier.
Work with multiple files
Adjust many files concurrently
With the giantwebhosting File Manager, you can select many files or folders precisely like you do on your desktop machine or laptop. Simply keep pressed the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and then click the required files/folders. If you would like, to select multiple files/folders at once, simply click a single file/folder, hold down the Shift key and click on any file or folder.
Once you’ve selected all the files that you require, you’ll be able to drag them into a specified location, or take advantage of the right–click context menu to view an index of the available features.
1–click password protection options
The easiest method to shield your information
Password protection is the greatest way to confine the means to access an important section of your site that you do not wish to be noticeable to every one. For instance, this might be a safe members’ place or a place with copyrighted information that you like only particular customers to get into.
From the File Manager you are able to password–secure your site as well as a particular folder inside with only a click of the mouse. Just right–click a directory, select Password Protection and fill out the user name and also password. You don’t have to take care of .htaccess files or create any additional configurations. In the future, just the site visitors that have your username and pass word will access your site.