Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software alternatives, web file management tools have always been slow and poor in capabilities. Nevertheless, using the File Manager integrated in the AngelStarHosting Web Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only employ a blazingly fast, responsive and easy–to–work–with file administration client, but also an application that will make a third–party FTP application unnecessary. Consider a few of the features that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transmit data files to your websites with no trouble
The File Manager in your Web Hosting Control Panel boasts a rapid, drag’n’drop function that can help you transfer files between your PC and your website hosting account without having to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You could pull data files from your PC and drop them in your Web Hosting Control Panel with a mouse–click using a secure SSL connection.
The drag & drop functionality is built–into the Web Hosting Control Panel, so you don’t need to mount any third–party application to use it. It also works well on all popular Operating Systems, so all you have to do to use it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file managing options in front of you
We have always given our best to make the File Manager as intuitive as it can be, so it is easy to create modifications for your files. Apart from the standard command bar towards the top of the webpage, we have now also integrated right–click context menus with all the basic file administration options. Simply click on a file or directory and choose the actions that you would like through the list that will show up.
You are able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you select using a click of the mouse. Should you click on a folder, also you can establish a completely new folder or file within it.
The right–click choices are available as well whenever you select many different files or folders at the same time.
Archive or extract archive files in seconds
Distinct from the vast majority of file management user interfaces and FTP clients, the AngelStarHosting Web Hosting Control Panel offers a way to archive/unarchive files considerably faster. It is well–designed. To have a directory reduced into a compact size, simply choose it and then click the Compress button. To open the contents of an archived folder within your web hosting account, pick it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager supports a number of file extensions, like .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
Manage files straight from your Web Hosting Control Panel
From your File Manager you’ll be able to alter your files instantly on the Internet when using any of the inbuilt tools. The text editor reveals the files with a plain text formatting, the code editor provides syntax displaying for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor makes it possible to view your modifications while they appear online. All the changes you make and save are going to be shown right away on the Internet, allowing you to examine them in your own Internet browser and go back to create extra changes, if not satisfied.
You do not have to download any files, to change them in your machine and to re–upload them into your website hosting account. Each of the editors are available using the buttons near the top of the file table or through the right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files sorted in a convenient–to–use manner
All of the files within your website hosting account are neatly sorted into folders. Every host features its own main folder, which uses the file structure that you’ve created. Using this method, it is easy to deal with all of your hosts from a single location without any probability of getting lost or perplexed.
By default, you will see all the hosts listed in a table and if you click once over a given host, you will see all the sub–folders and files associated with it. By clicking on twice, you will go to a web page that is dedicated to that host exclusively. An alternative way to open the folder pertaining to a specific host and then to work with it exclusively, is to try using the drop–down menu towards the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for real people
Dealing with your files is instinctive and simple with the AngelStarHosting Web Hosting Control Panel. You are going to enjoy a file control setting which is not far from your desktop machine’s file explorer. You’re able to drag and drop files and control all of them with a right click of the mouse. Using the built in review solution, you can observe images exactly like they will be online, and via the built in file editors you can create adjusts for your files right away.
If you’d like assistance managing your files, you can easily make reference to the large variety of articles and how–to video tutorials, that you can get with just a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Change different files simultaneously
Our File Manager will help you save a plenty of time when making use of different files. You can actually select many different files at any given time and apply a pre–selected action to them precisely like you do with your PC. To choose arbitrary files simultaneously, just keep pressed the Control key, and to choose a group of adjoining files, use the Shift key. It’s that straightforward.
When you have chosen the files, you can actually instantly transfer them to another location making use of the drag & drop option. By making use of the right–click contextual menu and also the buttons on top of the file table, you are able to use a myriad of other actions – you’ll be able to copy, rename, delete, download and alter your files, transform file permissions, and so on.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to guard your details
If you’d like to password–secure a directory on your site, you will have to make an .htaccess file by yourself. Having said that, this could be time–demanding and complicated if you are not well–trained in Linux hosting. Using the File Manager, you may create a password–protected directory and conceal all of its items from the visitors with several mouse–clicks.
Everything you need to do is right–click a directory, go for Password Protection and after that pick the Add option. Then just define a user name and also a password. No additional setup is necessary and there’s no reason to address an .htaccess file. Our platform will manage everything for you.