Applied as FTP software alternatives, web file managers have always been slow and poor in features. Still, when using the File Manager featured in the semens Web Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only have a speedy, responsive and user–friendly file management software, but also an instrument that will make a third–party FTP program unnecessary. Have a look at several of the features that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transmit files to your websites with ease
The File Manager in your Web Hosting Control Panel includes a fast, drag–and–drop functionality that will let you transfer files between your PC and your web hosting account with no need to work with an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You can easily pull data files from your personal computer and drop them in your Web Hosting Control Panel with a mouse–click using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop feature is included in the Web Hosting Control Panel, so that you don’t have to deploy any third party software pack to take full advantage of it. It will also work on all major Operating Systems, so all you need to do to use it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
View each of the available file control possibilities with only a click of the mouse
On account of the right–click menus we have included in the File Manager, you will be able to edit your files easier than ever. Simply click on a file or folder and from the panel that will pop up, find the activity that you would like. It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any selected file. Should you click on a folder, you can also see the option to generate a completely new sub–folder or file inside it.
When you select many different files or folders, you’ll be able to use identical procedures to all of them at the same time.
Manage large files incredibly easily
On account of the built–in archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager will let you handle substantial files with no need to use FTP. It’s possible to pack a folder into a compact size by simply clicking on the Compress button or access the belongings in an archived folder by using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder or a collection of files, you are able to select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) along with the title of the archive file.
Integrated file editors
No third–party software is needed
We’ve integrated a collection of file editors inside the Web Hosting Control Panel to guide you to generate quick and simple alterations in your files and never have to employ third–party apps. With the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that can assist you check all the recent changes which you create in real time, a code editor that boasts syntax highlighting for your personal .JS or .PHP files, and a plain text editor for more competent users. Any changes you create and keep will be shown automatically on the web.
You have access to the file editors making use of the buttons near the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a certain file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All your files arranged inside an uncomplicated approach
When you are handling a lot of web sites concurrently, it is important to have every little thing sorted. With some other File Managers, modifying a variety of websites in the exact same hosting account can be quite challenging. With our File Manager, you will see that it’s actually pretty easy. Every single web site does have its own folder, that you can quickly acknowledge, and all the files pertaining to the given site are situated there.
And to make everything even easier, you will find there’s a drop–down menu from which you can quickly pick on which host you want to work inside the File Manager. Our intelligent system will take you there in seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for real people
Working with your files is user–friendly and quick making use of semens Web Hosting Control Panel. You’ll enjoy a file managing environment that’s not far from your desktop PC’s file explorer. It is possible to drag & drop files and handle them with a right click of the mouse. Thanks to the built–in preview solution, you will observe photographs exactly like they will show up on the web, and via the enclosed file editors you can create adjusts for your files in real time.
Any time you need guidance handling your files, you can easily make reference to the big selection of articles and how–to video tutorials, which you could get with just a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Adjust a number of files concurrently
Using the semens File Manager, you are able to pick out a wide range of files or directories just like you do on your desktop computer or notebook. Just keep pressed the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and click on the desired files/folders. In case you’d like, to pick lots of files/folders at once, click on a single file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then click any other file or folder.
Once you’ve selected the whole set of files that you need, it is possible to drag them to a pre–selected location, or use the right–click contextual menu to find out a list of the accessible activities.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to guard your information
To password–protect a folder within your site, you need to configure an .htaccess file by hand. However, this is time–absorbing and sophisticated if you aren’t a specialist in web hosting. With the File Manager, you may create a password–secured folder and hide all of its contents from the visitors with simply a couple of clicks.
All you have to do is right–click a folder, opt for Password Protection and afterwards click the Add option. And then simply identify a login name as well as a password. No extra setup is necessary and there is no reason to manage an .htaccess file. Our system will manage every thing on your behalf.