Used as FTP software substitutes, online file management tools have always been slow and poor in features. However, using the File Manager featured in the lms Web Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only employ a rapid, responsive and user–friendly file supervision interface, but also a tool that will make an external FTP software unneeded. Take a look at some of the options that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transmit data files to your sites with no trouble
The File Manager in your Web Hosting Control Panel offers a quick, drag–and–drop capability that will help you transfer files between your computer and your web hosting profile without having to use an FTP tool. You could pull data files from your computer and drop them in your Web Hosting Control Panel with a click of the mouse through a secure SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop feature is integrated into the Web Hosting Control Panel, therefore, you do not need to mount any third party computer software to use it. It also works well on all major Os’s, so all you should do to make use of it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Discover all of the available file management possibilities with simply a click
Because of the right–click menus we’ve integrated in the File Manager, it’s possible to manage your files incredibly easy. Simply click on a file or folder and from the panel which will appear, pick the action that you want. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any chosen file. When you click on a folder, you will also see the solution to make a brand new sub–folder or file inside it.
If you select different files or folders, you are able to apply the exact same procedures for all of them simultaneously.
Manage substantial files conveniently
On account of the internal archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager lets you use big files without the need to use FTP. It is simple to pack a folder to a lightweight size by simply clicking on the Compress button or access the contents of an archived directory using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder as well as a group of files, you can also select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) as well as the name of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The fastest way to adjust your files
lms’s File Manager will let you change your files directly on the server without having to download, transform and subsequently re–upload them. You can actually modify your files straight away on the Internet, applying lms’s internal editors. We provide a code editor with syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and then a regular text editor for more expert customers.
You have access to each file editor when using the right–click context menus. All alterations produced to the files are shown instantaneously online – you are able to directly preview them inside the browser.
A logical folder structure
All your files organized with an intuitive manner
The File Manager displays all files and folders in a clear to see alphabetical order. Each of the files associated with the various hosts are structured inside independent directories that are referred to as after their respective domains, so you can conveniently acknowledge them. This is definitely useful when you are managing different websites simultaneously. There’s no opportunity to get lost or to feel really confused amongst the variety of data files and folders within your cloud hosting account.
To access the files with a host, just pick it in the drop–down menu near the top of the file table. Additionally, it’s possible to double–click on its folder and you will be promptly taken up to a table showing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
Be in charge of your files with simply a click of the mouse
The lms File Manager is created in such a way to make you feel just like using the file explorer on your desktop. It provides a possibility to drag your files and to drop them in a desired location and reveals all the accessible modification options after clicking the right computer mouse button. Additionally, the tool comes with an in–built file preview solution and various file editors so that you can modify your files instantly from your Web Hosting Control Panel.
Also, we’ve incorporated a set of file management articles and how–to training videos to enable you fairly quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Transform many files at the same time
The File Manager will help you save a plenty of time when making use of numerous files. It’s possible to pick multiple files at the same time and apply a preferred activity for them just like you do on your own computer. To pick arbitrary files simultaneously, just keep pressed the Control key, and to pick a couple of adjacent files, press the Shift key. It is that simple.
Once you have chosen the files, you’ll be able to automatically move them to an additional spot when using the drag–and–drop option. With the help of the right–click context menu and also the buttons above the file table, you can apply a variety of other activities – it is easy to copy, rename, delete, download and alter your files, alter file permissions, etc.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to shield your details
To password–secure a directory on your website, you will need to set up an .htaccess file by yourself. To no surprise, this generally is time–consuming and complicated if you are not a professional in Linux web hosting. With the File Manager, you can make a password–protected folder and hide its items from the general public with simply a handful of clicks.
What you need to undertake is right–click a directory, opt for Password Protection and then choose the Add option. After that simply state a username and a password. No extra setup is necessary and there’s no need to contend with an .htaccess file. Our platform will manage every thing for you.