Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client alternatives, web–based file management tools have always been slow and poor in features. Yet, with the File Manager featured in the Provident Host Site Control Panel, you will not only employ a quick, responsive and time and effort saving file supervision software, but also an instrument that will make a 3rd party FTP software unnecessary. Have a look at several of the capabilities that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Move files to your websites with no trouble
The File Manager in your Site Control Panel offers a rapid, drag–and–drop function that will allow you to move files between your computer and your web hosting profile with no need to work with an FTP tool. You can pull files from your computer and drop them in your Site Control Panel with a click of the mouse using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop characteristic is incorporated into the Site Control Panel, so you don’t have to mount any third party application to apply it. It also works well on all popular Os’s, so all you need to do to employ it is log into your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file managing possibilities at hand
We’ve tried to make the File Manager as user–friendly as it could possibly be, so you can easily come up with alterations for your files. Aside from the traditional control bar towards the top of the webpage, we have now furthermore designed right–click context menus with all the current common file control options. Just click on a file or directory and pick the actions which you want through the list that will pop–up.
You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you select with just a mouse–click. Should you click a folder, you should also establish a brand new folder or file inside it.
The right–click option is also available any time you choose many different files or folders simultaneously.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Compared to the vast majority of file management interfaces as well as FTP clients, the Provident Host Site Control Panel offers a solution to archive/unarchive files considerably quicker. It is user–friendly. To get a directory reduced to a small size, simply select it and click on the Compress button. To open up the items in an archived folder in your website hosting account, choose it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager works with an assortment of file extensions, which include .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Integrated file editors
Absolutely no third party software is needed
We have bundled a set of file editors in the Site Control Panel to assist you generate quick and simple corrections in your files and never having to apply third–party applications. In the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that will help check all the changes that you come up with instantly, a code editor that features syntax displaying for your .JS or .PHP files, and also a plain text editor for more experienced customers. All the changes that you come up with and save will be shown quickly on the Internet.
You can access the file editors when using the buttons near the top of the file table and / or by right–clicking any file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All your files sorted in a convenient approach
When you’re managing a range of web sites at the same time, it is crucial for you to have every little thing arranged. With some other File Managers, revising a lot of different websites in the exact same account can be extremely challenging. With our File Manager, you’ll find that it is actually pretty simple. Every single website features its own directory, which you’ll quickly recognize, and all of the files associated with the specified site are placed there.
And also to make everything even easier, we have a drop–down navigation where you can quickly select on exactly which web host you wish to work in the File Manager. Our smart system will take you there in seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager made for real people
Working with your files is natural and very easy while using the Provident Host Site Control Panel. You are going to experience a file managing atmosphere that is not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag and drop files and manage them with a right click of the mouse. Using the built in review solution, you can see visuals the same as they will show up online, and via the built in file editors you could make changes in your files live.
Any time you need guidance managing your files, you can actually refer to the massive collection of posts and how–to video clips, which you could get with just a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Adjust multiple files simultaneously
Our File Manager can help you save a plenty of time when you use numerous files. You’re able to select different files at a time and use a preferred action for them exactly like you do on your desktop computer. To pick arbitrary files simultaneously, simply keep pressed the Control key, and to choose a list of nearby files, use the Shift key. It’s that easy.
When you have picked the files, you can actually instantly transfer them to an additional place using the drag & drop option. By means of the right–click contextual menu and the buttons above the file table, you’ll be able to use a variety of other actions – you’ll be able to copy, rename, delete, download and edit your files, transform file permissions, etcetera.
1–click password protection options
The ultimate way to secure your information
Password protection is the best method to control the accessibility to a specific element of your web site you don’t wish to be noticeable to every one. As an example, this can be a safe and secure members’ place or an area with copyrighted information that you want only selected people to view.
From the File Manager you can password–secure your site or perhaps a specified folder inside with just a mouse–click. Simply right–click a folder, select Password Protection and submit your username and also security password. You do not have to manage .htaccess files as well as to create any other adjustments. From now on, only the website visitors that have your username and pass word will be able to gain access to your site.