Using the The Host Factory Web Control Panel, you’ll get access to our feature–rich File Manager. It will allow you to rapidly control your webpages without having to make use of an FTP tool. You could upload data files over a secure connection by pulling them into the browser. In addition, you could instantly archive and unarchive files and folders, set password–protected locations, adjust file permissions and so much more. Have a look at the attributes built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Move files to your web pages with no trouble
The File Manager in your Web Control Panel features a quick, drag–and–drop functionality that will help you move data files between your personal computer and your hosting profile without having to work with an FTP client. You could pull files from your computer and drop them in your Web Control Panel with a click of the mouse by using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop function is built into the Web Control Panel, so that you don’t need to install any third–party software to employ it. It also works well on all leading Os’s, so all you have to do to use it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Find out each of the readily available file administration options with just a click
Because of the right–click menus we’ve added to the File Manager, you can change your files incredibly easy. Just click on a file or folder and through the panel which will show up, opt for the activity that you would like. You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any picked file. If you click a folder, additionally, you’ll view the option to generate a brand new sub–folder or file within it.
Whenever you choose different files or directories, you’ll be able to use the exact same procedures to all of them concurrently.
Work with huge files efficiently
On account of the integrated archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager makes it possible for you to work with huge files and not have to use FTP. It is easy to pack a directory into a small size by clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the contents of an archived folder using the Extract button. When compressing a directory as well as a variety of files, it is also possible to choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) along with the title of one’s archive file.
Integrated file editors
No third–party programs are required
We’ve integrated a pair of file editors inside the Web Control Panel so you’re able to come up with easy and quick adjusts for your files without the need to apply third party apps. In the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that can help you monitor all the changes you come up with live, a code editor that boasts syntax highlighting for one’s .JS or .PHP files, and also a plain text editor for more experienced customers. All the changes which you make and save can be reflected right away on the web.
You have access to the file editors making use of the buttons at the top of the file table and also by right–clicking a specific file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files sorted in a convenient manner
All the files in your cloud hosting account are arranged into directories. Every single host has its own primary directory, which uses the file hierarchy which you have created. By doing this, it is really an easy task to control all of your current hosts from one place without the risk of getting lost or perplexed.
By standard, you will see all the hosts indexed in a table and if you click once on a given host, you’ll see all of the sub–folders and files pertaining to it. By clicking twice, you are going to go to a web page that’s focused entirely on that host alone. An alternative way to load the folder pertaining to a certain host and to use it exclusively, is to use the drop–down menu at the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Be in charge of your data with merely a click of the mouse
The The Host Factory File Manager has been developed in such a way to make you feel similarly to using the services of the file explorer on your computer system. It has an option to drag your files and then to drop them in a preferred location and indicates all of the obtainable edit alternatives after clicking the right computer mouse button. At the same time, the tool contains a built–in file preview solution as well as other file editors allowing you to edit your files live from your Web Control Panel.
Furthermore, we have bundled a group of file management posts and how–to video tutorials to help you out fairly quickly learn how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Change a number of files concurrently
Using the The Host Factory File Manager, you are able to choose an array of files or folders exactly like you do on your own computer. Simply press the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and then click the desired files/folders. In case you would like, to choose lots of files/folders simultaneously, click on one file/folder, press the Shift key and then click any file or folder.
Once you’ve chosen all of the files that you’ll require, you can drag them to a specified location, or take advantage of the right–click contextual menu to view a summary of the available actions.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to take care of your details
If you wish to password–protect a folder within your web site, you need to set up an .htaccess file by yourself. Expectedly, this generally is time–absorbing and sophisticated if you aren’t a professional in website hosting. Using our File Manager, you may create a password–protected folder and conceal all of its contents from the visitors with several clicks.
Everything you should do is right–click a directory, go for Password Protection after which pick the Add option. Then simply specify a login name and also a pass word. No additional configuration is required and there is no need to handle an .htaccess file. Our platform will handle every thing for you.