When using the HostGenix Web Site Control Panel, you’ll have access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll make it easier to promptly control all of your web pages without the need to make use of an FTP tool. You could add files over a risk–free connection by simply pulling them into the browser. Furthermore, you can promptly archive and unarchive files and folders, set password–protected locations, change data file permissions and a lot more. Browse through the characteristics included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer data files to your web sites with no trouble
The File Manager in your Web Site Control Panel boasts a swift, drag’n’drop capability that will help you move data files between your PC and your web hosting account without having to use an FTP tool. You can pull data files from your computer and drop them in your Web Site Control Panel with a click of the mouse using a safe SSL connection.
The drag & drop characteristic is built into the Web Site Control Panel, which means you don’t need to install any third party application to use it. It will also work on all leading Os’s, so all you need to do to use it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Control all files with just a click
A large number of File Managers include all the actions that you can perform with a file or directory on the top of the web page. We feel that the latter isn’t properly arranged. Thanks to the File Manager, you can get all of the file management choices whenever you right–click a file or folder. This method is also applicable for multiple files/folders.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or folder you select with simply a click of the mouse.
Take care of archives with a click
The File Manager offers an in–built archive/unarchive option that will help you add large archives and extract them in your cloud hosting account in the blink of an eye. The moment compressing a file or directory, it will be easy to decide on the name for the archive which is to be created and its particular extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. At the same time, it will be straightforward to compress already present folders or files with merely a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive alternative available from the File Manager will allow you to handle substantial files straight from your Web Site Control Panel. No reason to start using any third party software just like an FTP client in order to upload a huge file in your web hosting account or to download any archive to your desktop.
Online file editors
Edit files straight from your Web Site Control Panel
From your File Manager it is possible to modify your files directly online by making use of the internal instruments. The text editor shows the files with a plain text format, the code editor features syntax displaying for one’s .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor enables you to view your modifications as they appear live. Any changes that you generate and keep can be shown at once on the web, so that you can review them in your own Internet browser and go back to make more changes, if unsatisfied.
It is not necessary to download any files, to revise them on your PC and to re–upload them back in your web hosting account. All of the editors are found via the buttons near the top of the file table or at the right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All your files arranged in a straightforward way
The File Manager lists all files and directories in a simple to implement alphabetical arrangement. Each of the files associated with the different hosts are structured inside individual directories which are referred to as after their particular domain names, so it’s possible to effortlessly identify them. This is really useful when you are controlling a multitude of web sites concurrently. There is no chance to stray or to feel bewildered amidst the multitude of data files and directories with your cloud hosting account.
To gain access to the files under a specified host, simply select it within the drop–down navigation at the top of the file table. Additionally, it is possible to double–click on its directory and you will be quickly taken up to a table showing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for real people
Working with all of your files is intuitive and simple when using the HostGenix Web Site Control Panel. You are going to enjoy a file managing setting that is not far from your desktop machine’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag and drop files and manage them with a right click of the mouse. Thanks to the built in review solution, you can see photos just like they will be on the Internet, and throughout the built in file editors you can create corrections to your files instantly.
If you need support controlling your files, you’ll be able to consult the massive assortment of posts and how–to training videos, that you can access using a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Change a number of files all at once
It is simple to handle a lot of files at the same time using the multi–selection capacity of the HostGenix File Manager. All you have to do is simply hold down the Control key and click on the files or directories you want to choose. If you’d like to select a selection of files/folders in a row at the same time, pick the first file/folder, press the Shift key and afterwards click on the final file or folder in the set.
If you have chosen the required files/folders, you can either drag them to an alternative place, or implement different activities to them making use of right–click contextual menu or the buttons at the top of the file table.
1–click password protection options
The ultimate way to secure your data
Password protection is the perfect route to reduce the access to a specific component of your web site that you don’t wish to be observable to everyone. For example, this might be a safe members’ spot or, perhaps an area with copyrighted data that you like just selected individuals to get into.
Within the File Manager you can easily password–guard your web site or maybe a selected directory within it with only a click of the mouse. Simply right–click a directory, select Password Protection and select the user name as well as security password. You do not have to deal with .htaccess files as well as to generate any additional adjustments. From now on, just the website visitors that have your user name and pass word will be able to access your site.