All web hosting accounts are managed via a Control Panel and regardless of the brand of the latter, there is always a File Manager tool, which enables you to browse the files that you've uploaded in the Internet hosting account and to carry out basic operations with them, such as moving, copying or deleting. With respect to the particular tool, there may be more complex functions also, like management of permissions and archives. Many Control Panels are simpler to use compared with others and so are their File Manager sections. Due to the fact that this is the main tool you'll use to manage your files, it is essential to check in advance what options it provides and if it shall appeal to you, because a hard-to-use File Manager may be a burden and could make managing your web presence more difficult.

File Manager in Website Hosting

The feature-rich File Manager included with our website hosting solutions shall make controlling your information as simple as controlling files on your computer or laptop. You shall be able to drag-and-drop folders and files not just within the account, but also directly from your laptop or computer, so you shall no longer need an FTP client to upload content. What is more, the folder structure will be preserved, so files from separate folders shall not get mixed. You may also use right-click context menus and access different functions. You will be able to set up and extract archives, to create password-protected areas plus much more. If you'd like to edit files, you may do that using a number of different editors - a plain text editor, a code editor and a WYSIWYG editor, so you can choose the one which you need and feel most at ease working with.

File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The File Manager tool, which is part of our custom Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, shall give you full control over your web content and will eradicate the need of employing third-party software. If you would like to upload a file to your semi-dedicated server account, you will simply have to drag-and-drop it, because the File Manager supports uploads, so you'll not need to use an FTP client anymore. You will also be able to transfer folders and files in the account just as fast and their structure shall be kept the same. If you would like to change the permissions of any file, to set up a password-protected area for a domain name or a subdomain or to modify a file with a plain text or an HTML editor, you will simply have to use the right-click, because you can access all these features through right-click context menus - you’ll feel as if you’re working on your computer system. To make handling your content so much easier, you shall be able to sort it in ascending or descending order by last modified date, size or name.