Using the Local Small Business Hosting Online Control Panel, you will gain access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll assist you to promptly take care of all of your webpages without having to turn to an FTP tool. You can publish files over a protected connection by simply pulling them into the web browser. Furthermore, you can quickly archive and unarchive files and folders, create password–protected locations, change data file permissions and so much more. Browse through the features included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The most simple way to upload files
Submitting files with an FTP tool is an out–of–date and really unsafe method for transmitting files from your desktop computer or laptop to a hosting server. That’s why, we have included drag–and–drop file upload support in the File Manager. Simply drag the files that you want to upload from your desktop computer into your web browser and they will begin to publish in your web hosting account through a safe SSL connection.
You don’t need to set up any extra software, web browser extensions or apps. The drag–and–drop function works just as well on Windows, Mac and Linux.
Right–click context menus
Handle all of your with merely a click of the mouse
The majority of File Managers list all of the actions that you can carry out within a file or directory on the top of the webpage. We believe this isn’t intuitive enough. Using the File Manager, you can access all of the file control options any time you right–click a file or directory. This option is also applicable for many different files/folders.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any file or folder you decide on with a click of the mouse.
Deal with substantial files conveniently
On account of the integrated archive/unarchive option, the File Manager will let you manage large files and not having to use FTP. You can easily shrink a directory into a small size by clicking on the Compress button or access the items in an archived directory through the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory or a group of files, it is possible to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) along with the title of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The most rapid way for you to revise your files
Our File Manager allows you to edit your files directly on the server without needing to download, change and re–upload them. You are able to adjust your files straight away online, applying the integrated editors. Our company offers a code editor with syntax displaying for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and also a regular text editor for the more competent end users.
You can access every single file editor with the right–click contextual menus. All adjusts produced to the files will appear quickly online – you can easily directly examine them within the Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
All your files organized in a simple to use manner
Each of the files within your website hosting account are neatly arranged into directories. Each and every host has its own main directory, which follows the file structure which you have defined. In this way, it is really simple to take care of all of your hosts from a single place without the chance of becoming lost or perplexed.
By default, you will see each of the hosts placed in a table and when you click once on a given host, you will observe all the sub–folders and files pertaining to it. By clicking two times, you are going to go to a webpage that is dedicated to that host alone. A different way to load the folder pertaining to a given host and then to use it exclusively, is to try using the drop–down menu towards the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Control your data with only a click of the mouse
The Local Small Business Hosting File Manager is created in such a manner as to help you feel like using the services of the file explorer on your laptop. It boasts a solution to drag your files and to drop them in a desired area and shows all the available modification options upon clicking the right computer mouse button. Additionally, the tool has an integrated file preview option and other file editors that can assist you edit your files right away directly from your Online Control Panel.
Furthermore, we’ve integrated a number of file management articles and how–to instructional videos to enable you quickly find out how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Change many files simultaneously
With the Local Small Business Hosting File Manager, it’s possible to select many different files or directories exactly like you do on your desktop computer or notebook. Simply keep pressed the Control (Command for Apple’s Mac OS) key and click on the required files/folders. If you would like, to choose a lot of files/folders simultaneously, click a single file/folder, press the Shift key and click on any other file or folder.
When you have chosen all of the files that you require, it is possible to drag them into a specified folder, or make use of the right–click context menu to see a summary of the available actions.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to protect your information
If you wish to password–secure a directory in your website, you have got to make an .htaccess file by hand. However, this could be time–demanding and complex if you are not well–trained in hosting. With our File Manager, you can make a password–secured directory and conceal its contents from the regular users with only a number of mouse–clicks.
Everything you should do is right–click a folder, pick Password Protection and after that pick the Add selection. Then simply state a user name along with a security password. No additional configuration is required and there’s no need to handle an .htaccess file. Our system will manage every little thing for you.