When using the Smooth Web Hosting Web Control Panel, you will gain access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll make it easier to speedily take care of your web pages without having to resort to an FTP software. You could upload files through a risk–free connection by simply dragging them into the web browser. In addition, you could speedily archive and unarchive data files and directories, create password–protected areas, change file permissions and much more. Browse through the functions contained in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files without trouble
Transferring files between your desktop computer and any of your webpages is now quick and simple, because of the drag’n’drop option provided by the File Manager. You could drag data files from your personal computer and drop them in your Web Control Panel through a secure SSL communication. That’s all. It will take a few seconds to add a file and a little bit longer for any bigger files and folders.
You don’t have to set up any third–party software or Internet browser plug–ins. The drag & drop functionality contained in the File Manager performs just as well on all popular OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Discover all of the readily available file management possibilities with only a mouse–click
Thanks to the right–click menus we’ve included with the File Manager, you are able to change your files in a time and effort saving manner. Click on a file or folder and with the pop–up panel, find the activity that you want. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any selected file. When you click on a folder, you will also see the option to establish a new sub–folder or file within it.
Whenever you choose multiple files or directories, it is possible to use identical actions to all of them concurrently.
Take care of archives with a click of the mouse
The File Manager is designed with an internal archive/unarchive option that can help you add enormous archives and then extract them into your hosting account within seconds. The moment compressing a file or directory, it’s possible to select the name for the archive that is to be created as well as its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Additionally, you are able to compress already present folders or files with only a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive solution provided by the File Manager allows you to handle substantial files right from your Web Control Panel. You don’t need to employ any third–party software like an FTP client in order to upload a huge file in your web hosting account or to download an archive to your desktop.
Online file editors
Modify files directly from your Web Control Panel
From the File Manager you’ll be able to edit your files instantly online by making use of the built–in software instruments. The text editor shows the files in a plain text file format, the code editor features syntax accentuating for one’s .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor lets you to view your changes when they show up live. All the changes which you come up with and save can be reflected immediately online, so it’s possible to preview them inside your web browser and get back to make extra changes, if unsatisfied.
You don’t have to download your files, to change them through your desktop computer and then to re–upload them back to your account. Each of the editors are found through the buttons near the top of the file table or through the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured with a convenient–to–use manner
All of the files inside your cloud hosting account are separated into directories. Every single web host features its own main directory, which uses the file hierarchy that you have selected. By doing this, it is really effortless to manage all your hosts from one place without the probability of becoming lost or confused.
By standard, you’ll see all of the hosts mentioned in a table and when you click once over a specific host, you will observe all of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking on twice, you are going to go to a web page that’s dedicated to that host only. One other way to load the folder related to a certain host and also to work with it exclusively, is to try using the drop–down menu at the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager designed for real people
Working with all of your files is natural and painless making use of Smooth Web Hosting Web Control Panel. You’ll have a file administration environment that is not far from your desktop computer’s file explorer. It is possible to drag & drop files and take care of all of them with a right click of the mouse. When using the in–built preview option, you can see photographs just like they will appear online, and through the in–built file editors you can easily make adjusts to your files quickly.
If you’d like help controlling your files, you can easily consider the massive collection of posts and how–to training videos, that you can access with a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Change a number of files at the same time
You can easily handle a great number of files concurrently making use of the multi–selection capability of the Smooth Web Hosting File Manager. What you need to do is simply press the Control key and then click on the files or folders which you want to select. In order to pick a number of files/folders in a row simultaneously, click on the first file/folder, press the Shift key and then click on the last file or folder within the set.
For people with picked the required files/folders, you can drag them to a different spot, or implement a variety of actions to them when using the right–click context menu or the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to protect your details
If you’d like to password–protect a folder on your website, you will have to configure an .htaccess file manually. Expectedly, this generally is time–consuming and complicated if you are not well–trained in Linux hosting. Thanks to the File Manager, you can create a password–secured folder and conceal all of its items from the general public with just a couple of clicks.
What you need to do is right–click a folder, choose Password Protection after which click the Add option. Then simply define a username together with a security password. No supplemental setup is necessary and there’s no reason to manage an .htaccess file. Our system will manage every thing on your behalf.