With the SpaceHost Web Hosting Control Panel, you will gain access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll help you to rapidly control your sites without having to resort to an FTP client. You can add data files through a secure connection by pulling them into the browser. Also, you can instantly archive and unarchive data files and folders, set up password–protected locations, adjust data file permissions and a lot more. Go through the features contained in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish files effortlessly
Transferring data files between your computer and any of your sites is now quick and easy, because of the drag & drop feature provided by the File Manager. You can easily drag files from your personal computer and drop them in your Web Hosting Control Panel through a secure SSL connection. That’s it. It will take a few seconds to add a file and slightly longer for any bigger data files and folders.
You don’t have to set up any third party computer software or browser plug–ins. The drag’n’drop feature contained in the File Manager operates equally efficiently on all popular operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file administration possibilities at your fingertips
We’ve given our best to make the File Manager as easy–to–use as feasible, so it is possible to come up with modifications to your files. Besides the regular control bar near the top of the webpage, we have also designed right–click contextual menus with the fundamental file management choices. Just click on a file or directory and select the action that you would like within the list which will show up.
You are able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you choose with just a click of the mouse. In the event you click on a folder, it is possible to generate a brand new folder or file in it.
The right–click choice is available as well at the time you choose numerous files or folders simultaneously.
Manage substantial files effectively
On account of the internal archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager allows you to manage big files and not have to use FTP. You are able to reduce the size of a folder to a compact size by clicking on the Compress button or access the items in an archived directory through the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder or a variety of files, it is also possible to select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) as well as the title of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
Edit files straight from your Web Hosting Control Panel
From the File Manager it is easy to revise your files instantly online by making use of any of the integrated tools. The text editor displays the files with a plain text format, the code editor features syntax accentuating for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor helps to see all the modifications as they appear live. Also, all changes which you make and save will be shown instantaneously on the world wide web, meaning you can review them within your browser and get back to create more changes, in case you are not happy with the result.
You don’t have to download your files, to modify them in your machine and then to re–upload them back to your web hosting account. Each of the editors are found using the buttons at the top of the file table or from the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files arranged with an uncomplicated approach
The File Manager lists all files and directories in a clear and understandable alphabetical arrangement. All the files associated with the various hosts are sorted into different directories which are titled after their particular domain names, so that you can effectively acknowledge them. This is really useful in managing a multitude of sites simultaneously. There isn’t any probability to stray or to feel really bewildered amidst the multitude of files and directories with your account.
To get into the files with a specified host, just select it in the drop–down options menu at the top of the file table. Additionally, it is possible to double–click on its directory and you are quickly taken up to a table listing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager designed for real people
Managing your files is intuitive and very easy with the SpaceHost Web Hosting Control Panel. You will have a file managing environment which is very close to your desktop PC’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag & drop files and deal with all of them with a right click of the mouse. When using the inbuilt review solution, you can see photographs the same as they will be online, and through the integrated file editors you can create adjustments in your files in real time.
If you would like guidance controlling your files, you can actually take a look at the massive array of posts and how–to training videos, that you can access with simply a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Transform many different files concurrently
The File Manager can save you lots of time when you use numerous files. You can choose multiple files at any given time and apply a preferred action to them just like you do with your desktop machine or notebook. To select random files at once, just click the Control key, and to select a list of adjacent files, press the Shift key. It is that simple.
When you have chosen the files, you’ll be able to at once move them to a different location when using the drag–and–drop option. By means of the right–click context menu and also the buttons above the file table, you are able to use a myriad of other actions – you are able to copy, rename, delete, download and alter your files, transform file permissions, etc.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to shield your data
If you need to password–secure a folder on your website, you need to make an .htaccess file by hand. However, this could be time–consuming and complicated if you aren’t an expert in web hosting. With our File Manager, you can create a password–secured folder and hide all its contents from the standard users with a number of mouse–clicks.
Everything you should undertake is right–click a directory, opt for Password Protection and then choose the Add selection. After that just indicate a login name together with a security password. No additional configuration is required and there’s no need to address an .htaccess file. Our system will handle everything on your behalf.