Applied as FTP client substitutes, online file management tools have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Nevertheless, using the File Manager included in the idomainHOST Web Site Control Panel, you won’t only have a quick, intuitive and time and effort saving file administration interface, but also a software instrument that will make a third party FTP application unneeded. Have a look at a few of the features that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload files effortlessly
Moving data files between your computer and any of your web pages is right now simple and fast, thanks to the drag’n’drop functionality delivered by the File Manager. You can easily pull files from your desktop computer or notebook and drop them in your Web Site Control Panel via secure SSL communication. That’s all. It requires a few seconds to publish a file and a little bit longer for the larger data files and folders.
There is no need to deploy any third party application or browser add–ons. The drag & drop feature built into the File Manager performs just as well on all popular operating systems.
Right–click context menus
All file administration choices readily available
We have given our best to make File Manager as easy–to–use as it could possibly be, so it is easy to generate alterations to your files. Aside from the normal control bar at the top of the webpage, we have now also introduced right–click contextual menus with all the simple file control choices. Just click on a file or folder and pick the actions you want from the selection which will pop–up.
It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you select with merely a mouse–click. If you click a folder, additionally you can create a different directory or file in it.
The right–click choices are also available any time you pick multiple files or folders at once.
Deal with big files incredibly easily
Because of the integrated archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager lets you handle substantial files and not having to use FTP. It’s easy to reduce the size of a directory into a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or get the belongings in an archived directory by using the Extract button. When compressing a directory as well as multiple files, it will be easy to select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and then the title of one’s archive file.
Integrated file editors
No third–party software packages are necessary
We’ve bundled a collection of file editors in the Web Site Control Panel to help you out create quick and easy adjustments for your files and never having to use third–party software packs. In the File Manager there is also a WYSIWYG editor that will help you keep an eye on all the current changes that you generate in real time, a code editor that has syntax emphasizing for your personal .JS or .PHP files, as well as a plain text editor for more experienced users. All the changes that you create and keep will be shown right away online.
You can access the file editors when using the buttons at the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a specific file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured with an easy–to–use manner
The File Manager lists all files and folders in an easy–to–understand alphabetical arrangement. Each of the files related to the various hosts are structured within individual folders that are referred to as following their individual domain names, in order for you to quite easily acknowledge them. This is actually useful in managing a couple of sites simultaneously. There is no chance to get lost or to feel baffled among the multitude of data files and directories inside your website hosting account.
To reach the files with a host, simply choose it within the drop–down menu near the top of the file table. Alternatively, it’s possible to double–click on its directory and you’ll be easily taken up to a table showing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for real people
Working with all of your files is intuitive and convenient using the idomainHOST Web Site Control Panel. You are going to have a file management setting that’s not far from your desktop computer’s file explorer. You’re able to drag & drop files and handle all of them with a right click of the mouse. When using the built in preview option, you can view graphics exactly like they will show up on the web, and through the bundled file editors you can create improvements for your files live.
If you would like guidance handling your files, you can actually consider the huge collection of posts and how–to training videos, that you can access with merely a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Adjust a number of files all at once
You can make use of a multitude of files concurrently when using the multi–selection capability of the idomainHOST File Manager. All that you should do is hold down the Control key and then click on the files or directories you want to select. If you would like pick a selection of files/folders in a row simultaneously, click the first file/folder, click the Shift key after which click on the last file or folder inside the collection.
If you have picked the desired files/folders, you may either drag them to a specific spot, or employ various activities to them when using the right–click context menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to secure your information
In order to password–secure a directory within your web site, you will have to make an .htaccess file by hand. Having said that, this could be time–absorbing and complicated if you aren’t a specialist in website hosting. Using our File Manager, you can create a password–secured directory and hide its items from the public eye with just a number of clicks.
All you need to complete is right–click a directory, select Password Protection and afterwards click the Add selection. After that just state a login name together with a password. No more setup is required and there is no need to manage an .htaccess file. Our platform will take care of every thing on your behalf.