Using the Host Builder Online Control Panel, you will have access to our feature–rich File Manager. It will help you to quickly handle your webpages without the need to turn to an FTP tool. You can upload files through a secure connection by pulling them into the web browser. Also, you could promptly archive and unarchive files and folders, set password–protected locations, modify file permissions and a lot more. Take a look at the characteristics found in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The easiest approach to publish data files
Adding data files with an FTP tool is an out–of–date and quite an insecure way for transmitting files from your desktop computer or notebook to a hosting server. By reason of this, we have included drag & drop file upload support in the File Manager. Simply drag the files that you want to publish from your PC into your browser and they will start to publish in your web hosting account over a secure SSL connection.
You don’t need to deploy any extra computer software, web browser plug–ins or apps. The drag–and–drop feature operates equally well on Windows, Mac and Linux.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file control choices at your fingertips
We’ve given our best to make File Manager as intuitive as feasible, so you’re able to generate modifications to your files. Besides the standard command bar near the top of the webpage, we have also designed right–click contextual menus with all the current fundamental file managing possibilities. Click on a file or directory and pick the action that you like from the selection that will pop–up.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you choose with just a mouse–click. If you click on a folder, you should also generate a brand new folder or file in it.
The right–click choice is also available at the time you pick multiple files or folders at the same time.
Manage enormous files effectively
Thanks to the built in archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager really helps to work with substantial files without having to use FTP. It is simple to shrink a folder to a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the contents of an archived folder using the Extract button. When compressing a folder or a selection of files, you’ll be able to choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and also the title of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The quickest solution to customize your files
The File Manager enables you to modify your files directly on the hosting server without needing to download, modify and subsequently re–upload them. You are able to change your files instantly on the Internet, by using the internal editors. You will find a code editor with syntax displaying for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, as well as a standard text editor for the more expert users.
You can access every single file editor through the right–click contextual menus. All adjusts produced to the files will be shown instantaneously online – you can directly preview them inside your web browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files arranged with a simple approach
When you are working with a great number of sites at the same time, it is essential that you have everything sorted. With many other File Managers, editing a bunch of websites in the same website hosting account can be extremely challenging. With our File Manager, you will find that it’s actually really simple. Each site does have its own folder, that you can quickly recognize, including all of the files related to the specified site are found there.
And also to make everything so much easier, you will find there’s a drop–down menu from which you can quickly select on exactly which host you would like to work in the File Manager. Our smart system will lead you there in no time.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager suitable for the people
Most online File Managers are sluggish and very difficult to apply. They feature reduced possibilities and aren’t really easy–to–work–with. We hope to transform that through the Host Builder File Manager. It’s meant to be practical and to appear like something you are already well aware of – the File Manager on your personal computer.
All its attributes, the drag’n’drop file upload options, the right–click context menus, the in–built file editors, etc. are available for 1 purpose – to create maintaining your web site(s) easier.
Work with multiple files
Transform numerous files all at once
When using the Host Builder File Manager, you can easily choose a wide range of files or directories like you do on your desktop computer or notebook. Just keep pressed the Control (Command for Apple’s Mac OS) key and then click the wanted files/folders. In case you’d like, to pick multiple files/folders at the same time, just click one file/folder, hold down the Shift key and click on any file or folder.
Once you’ve picked the whole set of files that you need, you can easily drag them into a different directory, or use the right–click context menu to view an index of the available features.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to protect your information
If you need to password–secure a folder on your website, you need to create an .htaccess file by hand. Having said that, this generally is time–demanding and sophisticated if you are not a professional in computing. With the File Manager, you can make a password–protected directory and hide all of its contents from the general public with merely a handful of clicks.
Everything you need to complete is right–click a directory, pick Password Protection and then click on the Add selection. After that simply define a login name together with a security password. No more configuration is needed and there is no reason to address an .htaccess file. Our system will take care of every thing on your behalf.