All website hosting accounts are handled through a Control Panel and irrespective of the brand of the latter, there is always a File Manager tool, which allows you to look at the files which you have uploaded in the website hosting account and to complete simple operations with them, for example moving, copying or deleting. Based on the specific tool, there may be more advanced functions also, like control over permissions and archives. Certain Control Panels are easier to work with than others and so are their File Manager sections. Since this is the main tool you shall use to manage your files, it's crucial to check in advance what options it comes with and if it shall suit your needs, because a hard-to-use File Manager may be a burden and will make managing your web presence more difficult.
File Manager in Hosting
The File Manager tool, which is part of our in-house built Hepsia Control Panel, will enable you to administer all the files that you upload to your hosting account without any difficulty. You are able to move files and whole folders by dragging-and-dropping them inside the account. You may upload content in the same way - select a file/folder on your personal computer and drag it to your web browser in which the File Manager is loaded. By right-clicking a file or a folder within your account, you could also access context menus with more complex options - you shall be able to set up or to unpack an archive, to set up a password-protected area, to change the UNIX permissions using a web interface or to edit the content with a variety of editors without ever leaving the Control Panel – an HTML editor, a plain text editor or a code editor. We have also added help articles and educational videos, you can access straight from the File Manager to get more information about its features.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting
The File Manager tool, which is an important part of our custom Hepsia hosting CP, will give you complete control over your content and will eliminate the need of employing third-party applications. If you'd like to upload a file to your semi-dedicated server account, you'll simply need to drag-and-drop it, since the File Manager supports uploads, so you will not have to employ an FTP client anymore. You will also be able to relocate files and folders within the account just as easily and their structure will be kept undamaged. If you want to change the permissions of any file, to set up a password-protected area for a domain or a subdomain or to edit a file with a plain text or an HTML editor, you will only have to use the right-click, given that you may access all these features through right-click context menus - you’ll feel as if you’re working on your computer system. To make handling your content that much easier, you shall be able to organize it in ascending or descending order by size, name or last modified date.