Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client alternatives, web file managers have always been sluggish and poor in features. Nonetheless, when using the File Manager included in the InterNEXT Web Hosting Web Hosting Control Panel, you will not only have a rapid, intuitive and time and effort saving file administration client, but also a software instrument that will make a 3rd party FTP application unnecessary. Have a look at a few of the functions that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add data files without difficulty
Transferring data files between your computer and any of your sites is right now quick and easy, because of the drag & drop feature available from the File Manager. You could drag data files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in the Web Hosting Control Panel over a secure SSL communication. That’s all. It requires seconds to upload a file and a little bit longer for any larger data files and directories.
There’s no need to deploy any third party application or Internet browser add–ons. The drag & drop function built into the File Manager works just as well on all major OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file managing options at your disposal
We have given our best to make your File Manager as intuitive as it can be, so it is easy to create adjustments for your files. Besides the normal control bar at the top of the webpage, we have in addition added right–click context menus with all the current common file managing options. Simply click on a file or folder and select the actions that you like from the list that will show up.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you decide with merely a mouse–click. When you click a folder, it is possible to create a new directory or file inside it.
The right–click choice is also available whenever you pick numerous files or folders at once.
Archive or extract archive files in seconds
Distinct from nearly all file management interfaces as well as FTP clients, the InterNEXT Web Hosting Web Hosting Control Panel features a solution to archive/unarchive files quicker. It is really easy–to–work–with. To have a directory shrunk into a small size, all you need to do is pick it and click on the Compress button. To open the items in an archived folder inside your website hosting account, pick it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager supports several different file extensions, which include .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
The fastest method to revise your files
InterNEXT Web Hosting’s File Manager helps to edit your files directly on the hosting server with no need to download, change after which re–upload them. It’s possible to modify your files directly online, by using our built in editors. InterNEXT Web Hosting offers a code editor equipped with syntax emphasizing for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and then a regular text editor for the more skilled customers.
You have access to every single file editor with the right–click context menus. All of the alterations made to the files will be reflected at once online – it is possible to directly preview them in the browser.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured with a simple way
Each of the files within your cloud hosting account are arranged into directories. Each host does have its main folder, that follows the file hierarchy you have pre–set. By doing this, it is really not difficult to handle all your hosts in one location without risk of becoming lost or perplexed.
By standard, you’ll see each of the hosts conveniently indexed in a table and if you click once on a given host, you’ll see all the sub–folders and files associated with it. By clicking on two times, you are going to visit a webpage which is focused on that host only. Another way to load the folder associated with a certain host and to use it solely, is to try using the drop–down menu towards the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Handle your files with only a click of the mouse
The InterNEXT Web Hosting File Manager has been created in such a manner as to make you feel like using the file explorer on your laptop. It boasts a way to drag your files and then to drop them with a preferred area and shows all of the accessible modification alternatives on clicking the right mouse button. In addition, the tool features an internal file preview solution and other file editors to help you out modify your files live from your Web Hosting Control Panel.
In addition, we have incorporated a collection of file management articles and how–to video lessons to enable you fairly quickly learn how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Modify many files simultaneously
Our File Manager will help you save a lot of time whenever using multiple files. It is possible to select different files at any given time and use a pre–selected action for them precisely like you do in your personal computer. To pick arbitrary files at once, simply keep pressed the Control key, and to pick a pair of adjacent files, press the Shift key. It’s that easy.
When you have selected the files, you can automatically move them to an additional location using the drag & drop option. By making use of the right–click contextual menu and the buttons above the file table, you can actually apply a number of other actions – you’ll be able to copy, rename, delete, download and revise your files, change file permissions, and so on.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to protect your data
In order to password–protect a folder in your site, you need to make an .htaccess file by yourself. To no surprise, this can be time–absorbing and sophisticated if you aren’t well–experienced in hosting. Using our File Manager, you can create a password–protected folder and hide all of its items from the visitors with merely several clicks.
Everything you should do is right–click a directory, go for Password Protection and then pick the Add option. After that just specify a user name and a password. No additional setup is necessary and there is no reason to handle an .htaccess file. Our system will manage everything for you.