Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client substitutes, online file managers have always been slow and poor in capabilities. Still, using the File Manager included in the Saint Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only have a quick, responsive and user–friendly file supervision client, but also a tool that will make a third–party FTP software unneeded. Check out some of the functions that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer data files to your web pages with no trouble
The File Manager in your Control Panel boasts a rapid, drag’n’drop capability that can help you transfer files between your PC and your hosting account without having to work with an FTP client. You could drag files from your personal computer and drop them in your Control Panel with a mouse–click by using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop functionality is integrated into the Control Panel, therefore, you will not need to mount any third–party software pack to apply it. It will also work on all leading Operating Systems, so all you need to do to apply it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Discover the whole set of readily available file management options with merely a click
Because of the right–click menus we have added to the File Manager, it’s possible to change all of your files in a time and effort saving manner. Simply click on a file or folder and with the panel which will appear, select the activity that you’d like. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete virtually any picked file. When you click on a folder, you can also view the solution to establish a different sub–folder or file within it.
Whenever you select multiple files or directories, it’s possible to apply the exact same actions to all of them concurrently.
Take care of archives with merely a mouse–click
The File Manager features a built–in archive/unarchive solution that can assist you add large archives and then extract them within your cloud hosting account blazingly fast. The moment compressing a file or folder, you’ll be able to decide on the title of the archive that will be created and its particular extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. At the same time, it’s possible to archive active files or folders with simply a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive solution available from the File Manager means that you can work with substantial files directly from your Control Panel. You don’t have to make use of any third party software such as an FTP client so as to upload a big file to your hosting account or to download an archive on your desktop.
Online file editors
Revise files straight from your Control Panel
With the File Manager it’s possible to edit your files instantly online employing any of the inbuilt instruments. The text editor reveals the files with a plain text format, the code editor has syntax emphasizing for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor makes it possible to see your edits when they appear online. Also, all changes which you come up with and save are going to be shown automatically on the net, so it’s possible to examine them in your own Internet browser and return to generate extra changes, if not satisfied.
There is no need to download any files whatsoever, to modify them on your desktop computer and to re–upload them into your web hosting account. All the editors are available using the buttons near the top of the file table or from your right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files sorted in an uncomplicated approach
The File Manager shows all files and directories in a clear to see alphabetical order. All of the files associated with the many hosts are structured inside individual folders which are referred to as following their particular domain names, in order for you to quite easily acknowledge them. This is definitely useful in managing a couple of sites simultaneously. There is no opportunity to get lost or to feel really confused among the plethora of files and directories in your account.
To gain access to the files with a host, simply choose it within the drop–down options menu at the top of the file table. Alternatively, it’s possible to double–click on its folder and you are quickly taken up to a table showing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager developed for regular people
Most web File Managers are slow–moving and quite difficult to apply. They offer limited options and aren’t really easy–to–work–with. We seek to change that by means of the Saint Hosting File Manager. It is built to be intuitive and also to look like something you know – the File Manager on your PC.
All its functions, the drag–and–drop file upload options, the right–click contextual menus, the internal file editors, etcetera are available for 1 reason – to create maintaining your website(s) simpler.
Work with multiple files
Transform a variety of files simultaneously
You can make use of a great number of files all at once making use of the multi–selection capability of the Saint Hosting File Manager. Everything you need to do is press the Control key and then click on the files or folders that you want to choose. In order to pick a list of files/folders in a row simultaneously, click on the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key after which click on the final file or folder within the collection.
When you have picked the desired files/folders, you can drag them to a distinct place, or employ different activities to them using the right–click context menu as well as the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to secure your information
There’s one widespread route to shield a folder with a password – by making an .htaccess file. In case, however, you are not technically competent sufficiently, you’ll have issues performing it on your own. For making things easy, we have integrated a simple to use password protection user interface to the File Manager readily available in the Control Panel.
To employ this option, simply right–click on a folder and pick Password Protection. Following that fill out the user name plus the password that you like to make use of and then press the button. That’s all. Now the chosen directory is going to be hidden by the regular website visitors and will also be available just to authorized account owners.