Used as FTP software alternatives, online file managers have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Nevertheless, using the File Manager built in the ThouHost Online Control Panel, you won’t just have a rapid, responsive and easy–to–use file supervision software, but also a software tool that will make a third party FTP software unnecessary. Check out several of the functions that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish data files with ease
Moving files between your computer and any of your webpages is now quick and easy, thanks to the drag’n’drop feature provided by the File Manager. You could pull data files from your laptop or computer and drop them in your Online Control Panel through a secure SSL connection. That’s all. It usually takes a few seconds to publish a data file and a little bit longer for the larger data files and folders.
There’s no need to set up any third party computer software or web browser extensions. The drag & drop capability included in the File Manager performs just as well on all leading OS’s.
Right–click context menus
All file management possibilities at your disposal
We have given our best to make File Manager as easy–to–use as feasible, so you’ll be able to make modifications to your files. Aside from the conventional command bar towards the top of the webpage, we have now additionally added right–click contextual menus with all the current fundamental file managing possibilities. Simply click on a file or folder and pick the actions that you like within the selection that will pop up.
You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you choose with a click of the mouse. When you click on a directory, you can also make a new folder or file inside it.
The right–click choice is available as well at the time you choose numerous files or folders at the same time.
Control archives with just a click
The File Manager provides an internal archive/unarchive solution that can assist you upload massive archives and then extract them into your hosting account in seconds. The moment compressing a file or folder, you will be able to decide on the name for the archive that’ll be created plus its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Also, it will be straightforward to compress existing files or folders with merely a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive solution offered by the File Manager enables you to work with big files straight from your Online Control Panel. You don’t have to employ any third party software such as an FTP client in order to upload a big file in your cloud hosting account or to download an archive on your desktop.
Online file editors
Modify files straight from your Online Control Panel
With the File Manager it is easy to manage your files instantly on the Internet employing the internal software tools. The text editor reveals the files in a plain text formatting, the code editor features syntax highlighting for one’s .PHP or .JS files, and the WYSIWYG editor allows you to see your changes while they show up online. Furthermore, all changes which you come up with and save are going to be displayed automatically on the web, so that you can examine them with your web browser and go back to generate more modifications, if unsatisfied.
You do not have to download any files whatsoever, to edit them in your desktop and then to re–upload them back to your hosting account. All the editors are accessible using the buttons at the top of the file table or from the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted with an intuitive manner
All the files within your web hosting account are separated into directories. Every web host features its own main folder, which follows the file hierarchy you have created. Using this method, it is really very easy to take care of all your hosts from a single place without risk of getting lost or confused.
By standard, you’ll see each of the hosts conveniently contained in a table and if you click once over a specific host, you will see the whole set of sub–folders and files associated with it. By clicking on twice, you are going to go to a webpage that’s devoted to that host only. One other way to open the folder related to a particular host and then to work with it exclusively, is by using the drop–down menu towards the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager intended for the people
Most web File Managers are slow and challenging to apply. They have reduced possibilities and typically are not really easy–to–work–with. We aim to improve that through the ThouHost File Manager. It was developed to be intuitive and also to look like a product you you’re already familiar with – the File Manager on your desktop.
All of its capabilities, the drag–and–drop file upload solutions, the right–click contextual menus, the in–built file editors, etc. exist for one reason – to help make maintaining your site(s) less difficult.
Work with multiple files
Change an array of files concurrently
It is simple to work with a multitude of files simultaneously employing the multi–selection capability of the ThouHost File Manager. All you need to do is simply press the Control key and then click on the files or folders you want to select. Should you want to choose a group of files/folders in a row immediately, pick the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key and afterwards choose the very last file or folder within the collection.
If you have picked the desired files/folders, you can either drag them to an alternative location, or implement different activities to them making use of right–click context menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
1–click password protection options
The easiest way to take care of your data
Password protection is the perfect technique to confine the accessibility to a selected component of your web site you do not want to be visible to every one. As an example, this could be a secure members’ area or, perhaps an area with copyrighted data that you like just particular customers to access.
From the File Manager you can easily password–secure your site as well as a specified directory within it with only a mouse–click. Simply right–click a directory, choose Password Protection and specify your login name and then password. It is not necessary to deal with .htaccess files as well as to make any extra configurations. In the future, simply the site visitors that have your user name and password will be able to gain access to your site.