Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, web–based file managers have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Nonetheless, using the File Manager featured in the Ihcerhost Site Control Panel, you won’t only employ a quick, responsive and time and effort saving file management software, but also a software instrument that will make a third party FTP application unneeded. Have a look at some of the capabilities that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish files effortlessly
Moving data files between your personal computer and any of your web sites is right now simple and fast, because of the drag & drop functionality provided by the File Manager. You can easily drag data files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in your Site Control Panel via secure SSL communication. That’s all. It usually takes seconds to publish a data file and slightly longer for the bigger files and folders.
You don’t have to mount any third–party software or web browser add–ons. The drag–and–drop capability contained in the File Manager performs equally well on all major operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Control your files with only a click of the mouse
A large number of File Managers include all the activities which you can conduct with a file or folder on the top of the webpage. We think the latter isn’t properly arranged. Using the File Manager, you can access all of the file management choices any time you right–click a file or directory. This approach is likewise applicable for a lot of files/folders.
You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or folder you choose with just a mouse–click.
Manage archives with only a click
The File Manager features an in–built archive/unarchive option that can assist you add substantial archives and extract them inside your website hosting account in seconds. Once compressing a file or directory, you’ll be able to select the name of the archive which is to be created along with its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Also, you are able to archive active folders or files with only a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive solution provided by the File Manager enables you to handle large files right from your Site Control Panel. You don’t have to work with any third–party software just like an FTP client in order to upload a substantial file in your account or to download any archive on your desktop.
Online file editors
The quickest method to modify your files
Ihcerhost’s File Manager helps you to modify your files on the web hosting server without the need to download, modify and re–upload them. It is possible to update your files directly on the net, using our internal editors. We provide you with a code editor using syntax highlighting for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, plus a standard text editor for the more competent end users.
You can access each file editor using the right–click contextual menus. All of the alterations made to the files are demonstrated immediately online – it’s possible to directly examine them in your web browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files sorted out with a straightforward way
The File Manager displays all of the files and folders in a simple to implement alphabetical order. Each of the files pertaining to the many hosts are arranged into individual folders which are titled following their respective domain names, so it’s possible to effectively recognize them. This is definitely useful in controlling different sites concurrently. There’s no possibility to get lost or to feel bewildered amidst the plethora of files and folders inside your website hosting account.
To get into the files within a specified host, simply pick it in the drop–down menu at the top of the file table. As an alternative, you can double–click on its directory and you will be straight away taken up to a table listing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for real people
Making use of all of your files is instinctive and straightforward with the Ihcerhost Site Control Panel. You will get a file control environment that’s very close to your personal computer’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag and drop files and take care of all of them with a right mouse–click. With the included preview solution, you can view pictures just like they will appear on the Internet, and through the integrated file editors you could make improvements for your files live.
If you want assistance handling your files, you can actually consider the large group of articles and how–to video lessons, which you could access with a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Adjust numerous files concurrently
Our File Manager can save you lots of time whenever using different files. You can actually select different files at a time and use a desired activity for them like you do with your home PC. To pick arbitrary files at once, simply keep pressed the Control key, and to choose a list of nearby files, press the Shift key. It’s that easy.
Once you have selected the files, you can actually automatically move them to another spot making use of the drag–and–drop option. By means of the right–click contextual menu and also the buttons on top of the file table, you can use a myriad of other activities – you can easily copy, rename, delete, download and change your files, adjust file permissions, etcetera.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to take care of your data
To password–secure a directory in your site, you need to set up an .htaccess file manually. Expectedly, this is time–absorbing and complex if you aren’t well–trained in computing. With our File Manager, you can make a password–protected folder and conceal its contents from the regular users with a few clicks.
What you need to undertake is right–click a directory, pick Password Protection after which click on the Add selection. And then just state a username and also a pass word. No supplemental setup is necessary and there is no need to handle an .htaccess file. Our platform will manage every little thing on your behalf.