Determine what a File Manager is really and just how it differs from its desktop counterpart.
A File Manager is a web-based interface that enables you to handle the files in a hosting account instead of a third-party FTP program. Each File Manager software tool supports a fundamental set of features no matter the hosting CP it is part of - renaming, moving and deleting files or entire folders along with all of the info in them, for example. With regard to the specific Control Panel, other features could be supported too, including changing file permissions, working with archives or modifying the content of a given file. Via an easy-to-use File Manager, you can very easily handle your files and your online presence as a whole, while a hard-to-use one can make handling your content annoying, particularly if you haven't used such a tool before.
File Manager in Shared Hosting
Our shared hosting
accounts are managed via the sophisticated Hepsia Control Panel, which includes a feature-rich File Manager tool. Even though you may have not had a web hosting account before, you shall be able to manage your web content easily, considering the fact that the File Manager is very intuitive to use. It takes only a few mouse clicks to create, rename or delete a file, while moving a file or an entire folder is as basic as dragging-and-dropping it to the desirable location. You will be able to upload content in the very same way - simply pick the files on your pc and drag them to your browser, then drop them in the File Manager, which shall do the rest. Practical right-click menus will enable you to pack/unpack archives, to modify file permissions, to create password-protected areas or to modify a file with simple and advanced editors.
File Manager in Semi-dedicated Servers
If you host your sites inside a semi-dedicated server
account with us, you'll be able to benefit from our feature-rich File Manager. The tool is an important part of the custom-built Hepsia CP and is just as basic and user-friendly. It will only take a mouse click to set up, rename or delete a file or a folder inside your account and for your ease and comfort, you'll be able to sort the content by type, size, name or last modified date. Because the File Manager supports drag-and-drop actions, you could quickly move any content within the account, including folders, and their structure shall be preserved. If you would like to upload any content, you'll not need an FTP program, since you can drag-and-drop the folders right from your personal computer. The File Manager also features more complex features and you shall be able to change file permissions, to work with archives and to edit files with plain text and HTML editors, that could be accessed via right-click context menus.