Used as FTP software substitutes, web file management tools have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Yet, when using the File Manager included in the Web Brainz Web Site Control Panel, you won’t just have a quick, responsive and user–friendly file management interface, but also a tool that will make an external FTP program unnecessary. Take a look at a few of the features that we have 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 features a swift, drag–and–drop capability that can help you transfer files between your personal computer and your web hosting account without having to use an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) tool. You can drag data files from your personal computer and drop them in your Web Site Control Panel with a mouse–click using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag & drop functionality is built–into the Web Site Control Panel, so that you do not need to install any third party computer software to work with it. It also works well on all popular Os’s, so all you need to do to employ it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
All file management possibilities readily available
We’ve given our best to make your File Manager as easy–to–use as possible, so it is easy to come up with changes for your files. In addition to the regular command bar at the top of the web page, we have in addition put in right–click contextual menus with the basic file managing options. Click on a file or directory and select the action that you would like through the collection which will show up.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide with a click of the mouse. If you click on a folder, additionally you can create a brand new directory or file in it.
The right–click choice is also available at the time you choose many different files or folders at the same time.
Make use of massive files conveniently
Because of the inbuilt archive/unarchive option, the File Manager helps you to handle enormous files with no need to use FTP. It’s easy to shrink a directory to a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the contents of an archived folder by using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory as well as a range of files, you will be able to select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and also the title of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
Revise files directly from your Web Site Control Panel
From the File Manager you can modify your files directly online when using some of the in–built software tools. The text editor reveals the files in a plain text format, the code editor has syntax emphasizing for one’s .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor makes it possible to see all the modifications when they appear live. Any changes that you make and save can be displayed right away on the world wide web, so it’s possible to preview them within your Internet browser and return to generate extra modifications, in case you are not satisfied with the result.
You do not have to download your files, to edit them in your personal computer and to re–upload them back in your website hosting account. All of the editors are accessible using the buttons near the top of the file table or at the right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured in a user–friendly manner
All the files inside your cloud hosting account are neatly organized into directories. Every single web host has its own primary directory, that uses the file hierarchy which you have created. By doing this, it is really very easy to take care of all of your current hosts from a single location without the probability of getting lost or perplexed.
By default, you will notice each of the hosts conveniently placed in a table and when you mouse–click once on a specific host, you will observe all of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking on two times, you are going to visit a page that is focused on that host only. A further way to open the folder related to a given host and also to use it solely, is using the drop–down menu at the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager developed for real people
Working with your files is user–friendly and straightforward employing the Web Brainz Web Site Control Panel. You’ll get a file management setting which is not far from your desktop computer’s file explorer. It is possible to drag and drop files and handle all of them with a right click of the mouse. With the built in review solution, you will observe pictures in the same way they will be online, and through the provided file editors you could make adjustments for your files quickly.
If you need help handling your files, you can actually consult the enormous number of posts and how–to training videos, that you can access with simply a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Transform various files at the same time
It’s easy to work with a great number of files all at once when using the multi–selection ability of the Web Brainz File Manager. Everything you need to do is just press the Control key and click on the files or folders that you would like to choose. In order to pick a pair of files/folders in a row simultaneously, pick the first file/folder, click the Shift key and afterwards click on the last file or folder in the selection.
For people with selected the desired files/folders, you can drag them to an alternative location, or implement different actions to them making use of right–click context menu as well as the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to secure your data
If you wish to password–protect a directory within your website, you have got to create an .htaccess file manually. However, this can be time–absorbing and complex if you aren’t well–experienced in computing. Thanks to the File Manager, you may create a password–secured folder and hide all of its contents from the standard users with simply a number of mouse–clicks.
All you need to complete is right–click a directory, pick out Password Protection and click on the Add selection. Then just define a login name and a security password. No supplemental setup is needed and there’s no reason to handle an .htaccess file. Our system will manage every thing for you.