Used as FTP client alternatives, online file management tools have always been slow and poor in capabilities. Still, when using the File Manager included in the MSM Instant Webs Hosting Hosting Control Panel, you will not only employ a speedy, responsive and user–friendly file administration client, but also an application that will make a third–party FTP application unneeded. Check out some of the options that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The most simple way to publish data files
Submitting files with an FTP tool is an out–of–date and really unsafe way for transferring data files from your desktop computer or notebook to a web server. Because of this, we have included drag & drop data file upload support in the File Manager. Just pull the data files that you want to upload from your desktop computer into your web browser and they’ll start to publish in your website hosting profile over a safe SSL communication.
You don’t have to mount any extra computer software, web browser add–ons or programs. The drag–and–drop capability operates equally well on Windows, Linux and Mac.
Right–click context menus
All file administration possibilities in front of you
We have given our best to make File Manager as user–friendly as it could possibly be, so you are able to come up with alterations for your files. Aside from the standard command bar near the top of the webpage, we have additionally designed right–click context menus with all the current basic file control choices. Click on a file or directory and select the actions you’d like to have through the list which will pop–up.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you decide on with only a mouse–click. If you click a folder, it’s also possible to establish a completely new folder or file within it.
The right–click option is also available when you choose different files or folders simultaneously.
Maintain archives with simply a click of the mouse
The File Manager comes with an inbuilt archive/unarchive option that will help you upload substantial archives and then extract them in to your cloud hosting account within seconds. When compressing a file or folder, you’ll be able to decide on the title of the archive which will be created along with its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Furthermore, it’s possible to archive current files or folders with just a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive solution you can find at the File Manager really helps to make use of enormous files directly from your Hosting Control Panel. You don’t need to make use of any third party software for instance an FTP client as a way to upload a huge file to your web hosting account or download an archive in your desktop.
Online file editors
The easiest way to change your files
Our File Manager makes it possible for you to alter your files directly on the web server and never have to download, transform and subsequently re–upload them. You can actually change your files instantly on the net, employing our internal editors. MSM Instant Webs Hosting offers a code editor having syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, along with a standard text editor for the more competent customers.
You have access to every single file editor with the right–click contextual menus. All of the adjusts produced to the files will appear promptly online – you can easily directly preview them in the web browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured with an uncomplicated way
The File Manager shows all of the files and directories in a simple to comprehend alphabetical order. Each of the files pertaining to the different hosts are sorted within independent directories that are named following their particular domain names, in order for you to conveniently identify them. This really is useful in managing a couple of sites concurrently. There isn’t any opportunity to get lost or to feel really baffled among the large number of data files and folders with your account.
To gain access to the files under a specified host, just select it within the drop–down navigation near the top of the file table. Additionally, you can easily double–click on its directory and you are immediately brought to a table showing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager developed for real people
Working with all of your files is natural and hassle–free using the MSM Instant Webs Hosting Hosting Control Panel. You will enjoy a file managing setting which is very close to your personal computer’s file explorer. You can drag and drop files and handle them with a right mouse–click. Thanks to the integrated preview solution, you can see graphics exactly like they will show up online, and via the included file editors you can make adjusts for your files right away.
If you would like assistance taking care of your files, you’ll be able to consider the large selection of articles and how–to educational videos, which you can access with a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Adjust a number of files concurrently
You’ll be able to work with a lot of files concurrently while using the multi–selection capability of the MSM Instant Webs Hosting File Manager. What you need to do is actually hold down the Control key and click on the files or directories which you want to choose. Should you wish to pick a couple of files/folders in a row simultaneously, pick the first file/folder, click the Shift key and then click on the final file or folder within the set.
For those who have selected the desired files/folders, you may either drag them to an alternative place, or apply various actions to them using the right–click contextual menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to secure your details
In order to password–secure a directory in your web site, you need to make an .htaccess file by yourself. Having said that, this is time–absorbing and complicated if you are not an expert in hosting. Thanks to the File Manager, you may create a password–secured directory and hide all of its contents from the public eye with a couple of clicks.
What you need to do is right–click a folder, select Password Protection and afterwards click on the Add selection. And then simply define a user name as well as a security password. No more setup is required and there is no need to deal with an .htaccess file. Our platform will manage every little thing for you.