All website hosting accounts are managed via a CP and regardless of the brand of the latter, there is always a File Manager tool, which lets you look at the files that you've uploaded inside the Internet hosting account and to carry out basic operations with them, like moving, copying or deleting. With respect to the specific tool, there may be more complex features also, such as control over permissions and archives. Certain Control Panels are easier to work with than others and so are their File Manager sections. Due to the fact that that is the primary tool that you'll employ to control your files, it is important to check in advance what options it comes with and if it shall appeal to you, because a hard-to-use File Manager could be a burden and will make managing your online presence harder.

File Manager in Cloud Hosting

The File Manager tool, which is part of our in-house built Hepsia Control Panel, will enable you to administer all of the files which you upload to your cloud hosting account with ease. You are able to move files and entire folders by dragging-and-dropping them within the account. You could upload content in the same manner - select a file/folder on your computer system and drag it to your browser in which the File Manager is loaded. By right-clicking a file or a folder in your account, you can also access context menus with more advanced options - you shall be able to set up or to unpack an archive, to create a password-protected area, to change the UNIX permissions through a web interface or to change the content with numerous editors without ever leaving the Control Panel – an HTML editor, a plain text editor or a code editor. We have also added help articles and video lessons, that you can access right from the File Manager to find out more about its functions.

File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers

The File Manager tool, which is part of our custom Hepsia hosting Control Panel, shall give you total control over your web content and will remove the need of employing third-party software. If you would like to upload a file to your semi-dedicated server account, you'll simply have to drag-and-drop it, because the File Manager supports uploads, so you will not need to use an FTP client anymore. You will also be able to move folders and files in your account just as easily and their structure will be kept undamaged. If you want to change the permissions of any file, to set up a password-protected area for a domain or a subdomain or to modify a file by using a plain text or an HTML editor, you'll only need to use the right-click, considering that you may access all these features from right-click context menus - you’ll feel as though you’re working on your computer. To make handling your content much easier, you'll be able to organize it in ascending or descending order by last modified date, name or size.