Used as FTP software substitutes, web–based file management tools have always been slow and poorly featured. Still, with the File Manager built in the WNS Hosting Web Control Panel, you won’t only employ a quick, responsive and time and effort saving file supervision client, but also a software tool that will make an external FTP program unneeded. Consider some of the options that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The most straightforward approach to upload files
Importing files with an FTP tool is an obsolete and quite an insecure method for transmitting data files from your personal computer to a hosting server. For this reason, we have integrated drag–and–drop data file upload support in the File Manager. Just pull the files that you need to upload from your PC into your web browser and they will start to upload in your website hosting profile over a secure SSL communication.
You do not have to install any extra software package, web browser plug–ins or applications. The drag–and–drop capability operates equally well on Windows, Mac and Linux.
Right–click context menus
Manage all of your with only a mouse–click
The vast majority of File Managers list all the actions that one can carry out on a file or folder at the top of the webpage. We think the latter isn’t properly arranged. Using the File Manager, you have access to all file administration options any time you right–click a file or directory. This method is likewise valid for a lot of files/folders.
It is easy to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or directory you select using a click of the mouse.
Handle enormous files conveniently
Thanks to the internal archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager makes it possible for you to work with enormous files without the need to use FTP. You can easily pack a folder to a small size by clicking on the Compress button or get the belongings in an archived directory using the Extract button. When compressing a directory as well as a variety of files, it will be easy to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and then the title of one’s archive file.
Integrated file editors
Zero third–party software is required
We’ve enclosed a set of file editors in the Web Control Panel to guide you to make quick and easy corrections in your files and never having to apply any third–party apps. In the File Manager you’ll find a WYSIWYG editor that will help monitor all the current changes you make instantly, a code editor which includes syntax emphasizing for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and a plain text editor for more experienced customers. All the changes which you generate and save are going to be demonstrated immediately online.
You can access the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a given file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured with a convenient–to–use manner
All the files within your cloud hosting account are neatly sorted into directories. Every single web host has its own primary directory, that employs the file structure that you’ve pre–set. Using this method, it is really easy to control all your hosts from a single location with no risk of getting lost or perplexed.
By standard, you will notice all of the hosts conveniently mentioned in a table and if you mouse–click once on a specific host, you will see all of the sub–folders and files associated with it. By clicking twice, you will visit a web page which is focused entirely on that host exclusively. One other way to open the folder pertaining to a certain host and to use it solely, is using the drop–down menu at the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager intended for real people
Working with your files is intuitive and easy using the WNS Hosting Web Control Panel. You are going to get a file control environment which is not far from your desktop PC’s file explorer. You are able to drag & drop files and take care of all of them with a right click of the mouse. With the in–built preview solution, you can see graphics in the same way they will appear on the web, and through the enclosed file editors you could make improvements in your files immediately.
If you would like support handling your files, you can actually refer to the large array of posts and how–to instructional videos, which you can get with just a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Modify many files at the same time
You can easily handle a multitude of files all at once employing the multi–selection capacity of the WNS Hosting File Manager. Everything you should do is actually press the Control key and then click on the files or directories that you’d like to select. If you’d like to pick a group of files/folders in a row at the same time, pick the first file/folder, press the Shift key after which pick the very last file or folder within the set.
For people with chosen the wanted files/folders, you can drag them to a distinct place, or apply a variety of actions to them making use of right–click contextual menu or maybe the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to protect your data
There’s a single widespread way to protect a folder using a password – by generating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you are not technically skilled enough, you will have difficulties doing the work all by yourself. To help make things easy, we’ve integrated an uncomplicated password protection interface to the File Manager accessible within the Web Control Panel.
To make use of this option, simply right–click on a folder and pick Password Protection. Following that choose the user name as well as the security password which you want to implement and then click on the button. That’s it. The selected folder will be undetectable by the general pubic and will also be accessible just to approved account holders.