Learn what a File Manager really is and how it differs from its desktop equivalent.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that enables you to manage the files inside a hosting account in lieu of a third-party FTP program. Every File Manager software tool supports a fundamental set of capabilities whatever the web hosting CP it's a part of - renaming, deleting and moving files or whole folders along with all of the data in them, for instance. Based on the particular Control Panel, other functions may be supported as well, like changing file permissions, managing archives or changing the content of a particular file. Through an easy-to-use File Manager, you can very easily manage your files and your web presence in general, while a hard-to-use one may make controlling your content frustrating, especially if you haven't employed this type of a tool before.
File Manager in Shared Web Hosting
Our shared web hosting
accounts are handled through the innovative Hepsia CP, which comes with a feature-rich File Manager tool. Even though you may have not had a website hosting account before, you shall be able to manage your web content with no trouble, considering the fact that the File Manager is incredibly intuitive to use. It requires only a couple of mouse clicks to create, rename or delete a file, while transferring a file or a whole folder is as basic as dragging-and-dropping it to the desired location. You shall be able to upload data in the exact same way - simply choose the files on your computer and drag them to your browser, then drop them within the File Manager, which shall do the rest. Practical right-click menus will permit you to pack/unpack archives, to modify file permissions, to set up password-protected areas or to change a file with simple and advanced editors.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Our File Manager tool will allow you to do virtually anything you require. It is a part of the Hepsia CP, which comes with all semi-dedicated server
accounts and apart from the regular functions like renaming, copying or deleting files, you can use right-click menus to access more complex ones. With a couple of mouse clicks, you will be able to password-protect any folder in the account, to modify the UNIX permissions if a script-based app needs it or to alter the content of any file using WYSIWYG editors, plain text and code. What is more, you'll no longer require an FTP program to upload new content since you could simply drag-and-drop files and entire folders from your pc directly to the File Manager. The tool shall do the rest, preserving the folder structure of the content which you upload.