Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, web–based file managers have always been slow and poorly featured. Still, when using the File Manager included in the Ultimate Internet Services Web Hosting Control Panel, you will not only employ a quick, responsive and easy–to–use file administration interface, but also an instrument that will make an external FTP program unneeded. Check out a few of the features that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The most straightforward way to publish data files
Submitting data files with an FTP tool is an obsolete and quite an insecure way of switching data files from your desktop computer or laptop to a web hosting server. Because of this, we have integrated drag–and–drop data file upload support in the File Manager. Just drag the data files that you need to add from your desktop into your web browser and they will start to publish in your web hosting profile over a risk–free SSL communication.
You don’t need to set up any additional software pack, browser extensions or applications. The drag & drop function operates just as well on Windows, Mac or Linux.
Right–click context menus
All of the file managing choices at your disposal
We’ve tried to make File Manager as user–friendly as feasible, so you can create alterations to your files. Aside from the typical control bar near the top of the page, we have now additionally integrated right–click context menus with all the common file management choices. Click on a file or folder and choose the actions which you want from the selection which will appear.
You can easily rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide with merely a click of the mouse. Should you click a folder, you can also create a completely new directory or file within it.
The right–click choices are conveniently obtainable if you choose numerous files or folders simultaneously.
Deal with massive files conveniently
On account of the integrated archive/unarchive option, the File Manager enables you to handle substantial files and never have to use FTP. You can reduce the size of a folder to a small size by clicking on the Compress button or access the belongings in an archived folder using the Extract button. When compressing a folder as well as a collection of files, it’s possible to choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) in addition to the title of one’s archive file.
Integrated file editors
Absolutely no third party programs are needed
We’ve incorporated a collection of file editors in the Web Hosting Control Panel to assist you to create quick and easy adjustments in your files and never have to use third party software. In the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you keep an eye on all the recent changes you come up with live, a code editor that has syntax emphasizing for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and a plain text editor for more expert users. All the changes which you come up with and keep are going to be reflected at once on the web.
You can access the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table and also by right–clicking a specific file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured in an uncomplicated method
When you’re working with a large number of web sites simultaneously, it is crucial for you to have everything sorted out. With some other File Managers, editing a lot of different websites inside the exact same web hosting account can be extremely difficult. Using the File Manager, you’ll see that it is actually pretty easy. Every single site does have its own directory, that you can at once acknowledge, including all of the files related to the specified website are found there.
And to make everything even easier, you will find there’s a drop–down navigation from which you can quickly pick on which host you want to work within the File Manager. Our smart system will take you there in seconds.
A user–friendly interface
Take care of your files with a click
The Ultimate Internet Services File Manager has been designed in such a way to make you feel similarly to using the file explorer on your computer. It is provided with a possibility to drag your files and to drop them in a preferred area and shows all of the readily available edit opportunities upon clicking the right computer mouse button. Additionally, the tool comes with an incorporated file preview solution and various file editors to guide you manage your files live straight from your Web Hosting Control Panel.
Also, we have provided a group of file management posts and how–to video lessons to enable you fairly quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Change different files all at once
The File Manager can help you save a lot of time when making use of different files. You are able to select multiple files simultaneously and apply a preferred action for them precisely like you do with your laptop. To pick random files simultaneously, just keep pressed the Control key, and to pick a pair of adjoining files, press the Shift key. It is that straightforward.
Once you’ve chosen the files, you can actually at once move them to an additional location thanks to the drag & drop option. By means of the right–click contextual menu and the buttons on top of the file table, you can use a myriad of other activities – you’ll be able to copy, rename, delete, download and modify your files, alter file permissions, etc.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to guard your information
There is one common way for you to shield a directory with a security password – by making an .htaccess file. If, however, you’re not technically skilled sufficiently, you will have difficulties performing it on your own. For making things easy for you, we’ve integrated a convenient–to–use password protection interface to the File Manager available in the Web Hosting Control Panel.
To use the option, just right–click on a directory and pick Password Protection. Following that set the username as well as the password that you’ll want to apply and click on the button. That’s all. The chosen folder will be hidden by the public eye and will also be accessible just to authorized visitors.