Used as FTP client substitutes, web–based file management tools have always been slow and poorly featured. Nonetheless, using the File Manager built in the HighTechs Market Website Control Panel, you won’t only have a quick, responsive and easy–to–use file managing software, but also a tool that will make an external FTP software unneeded. Check out some of the features that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add data files effortlessly
Moving data files between your PC and any of your web sites is now fast and simple, because of the drag & drop option offered by the File Manager. You can easily pull files from your personal computer and drop them in the Website Control Panel via secure SSL connection. That’s it. It will take just a few seconds to upload a data file and a bit longer for any bigger files and directories.
There’s no need to put in any third party computer software or web browser extensions. The drag–and–drop functionality found in the File Manager works equally efficiently on all major OS’s.
Right–click context menus
All file managing choices at your disposal
We’ve tried to make the File Manager as intuitive as feasible, so it’s possible to produce changes for your files. Besides the traditional command bar near the top of the web page, we have now in addition added right–click context menus with all the fundamental file management possibilities. Simply click on a file or directory and pick the actions which you want within the selection which will appear.
It is easy to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you choose with just a click of the mouse. When you click on a folder, it is possible to make a completely new directory or file in it.
The right–click choice is conveniently obtainable any time you choose multiple files or folders at once.
Make use of substantial files conveniently
Thanks to the built–in archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager makes it possible for you to work with enormous files with no need to use FTP. You can easily shrink a folder into a compact size by clicking on the Compress button or get the contents of an archived directory through the Extract button. When compressing a folder or a variety of files, it will be easy to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and also the name of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
Revise files from your Website Control Panel
With the File Manager you’ll be able to alter your files instantly on the net working with some of the internal software tools. The text editor reveals the files in a plain text formatting, the code editor provides syntax accentuating for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and the WYSIWYG editor lets you to see your modifications when they show up live. Any changes which you come up with and save will be reflected instantly on the web, so that you can review them within your browser and get back to generate more modifications, in case you are not satisfied with the result.
It is not necessary to download any files whatsoever, to modify them on your personal computer and to re–upload them back in your account. All of the editors are accessible through the buttons near the top of the file table or through the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All your files arranged with a straightforward way
The File Manager displays all files and folders in a simple to implement alphabetical order. Each of the files associated with the different hosts are arranged inside different directories which are named after their individual domain names, allowing you to effortlessly identify them. This really is useful when you are maintaining a lot of different sites simultaneously. There isn’t any chance to get lost or to feel really baffled amidst the plethora of files and directories within your cloud hosting account.
To access the files with a host, just select it in the drop–down menu at the top of the file table. As an alternative, it’s possible to double–click on its directory and you are instantaneously transported to a table showing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for real people
Managing your files is natural and effortless employing the HighTechs Market Website Control Panel. You will have a file management environment that’s not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. It is possible to drag & drop files and take care of all of them with a right mouse–click. Thanks to the integrated preview option, you will observe graphics the same as they will appear on the web, and through the bundled file editors you can make corrections for your files quickly.
Any time you need assistance taking care of your files, you can actually refer to the big array of articles and how–to video lessons, which you can get using a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Change multiple files at the same time
Using the HighTechs Market File Manager, you are able to pick out many different files or folders exactly like you do on your desktop machine or laptop. Just press the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and then click the required files/folders. If you’d like, to select a large amount of files/folders at once, just click one file/folder, press the Shift key and then click any file or folder.
Once you have picked all the files that you want to, it is easy to drag them into a distinct folder, or use the right–click context menu to check out a listing of the accessible actions.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to secure your data
There’s one typical technique to safeguard a directory with a pass word – by making an .htaccess file. In case, however, you aren’t technologically experienced enough, you’ll have trouble executing it without any help. To help make things straightforward, we’ve included a convenient–to–use password protection user interface to the File Manager readily available inside the Website Control Panel.
To make use of this option, just right–click on a folder and select Password Protection. Following that add the username as well as the password that you like to work with and then press the button. That’s all. The chosen folder is going to be hidden from the standard users and will also be accessible just to authorized account owners.