Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client substitutes, online file managers have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Yet, with the File Manager included in the Million Dollar Hosting Website Control Panel, you won’t just have a rapid, responsive and time and effort saving file administration software, but also a software instrument that will make a third party FTP application unneeded. Check out a few of the options that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add files easily
Moving data files between your computer and any of your web pages is now quick and easy, because of the drag & drop option delivered by the File Manager. You can drag data files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in your Website Control Panel via secure SSL communication. That’s it. It takes just a few seconds to add a file and slightly longer for the larger data files and folders.
There is no need to add any third party computer software or Internet browser add–ons. The drag–and–drop feature included in the File Manager operates equally well on all popular OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Control your files with just a click
A large number of File Managers specify all of the actions you can execute over a file or folder on the top of the web page. We feel the latter is not intuitive enough. With the File Manager, you can access all file managing options at the time you right–click a file or folder. This approach is likewise applicable for a lot of files/folders.
You can actually rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or folder you choose with a mouse–click.
Take care of archives with a mouse–click
The File Manager is equipped with an inbuilt archive/unarchive option that can help you upload enormous archives and then extract them in to your website hosting account in seconds. Any time compressing a file or folder, it’s possible to decide on the name for the archive which will be created and its particular extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Also, you will be able to compress already present files or folders with a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive alternative available at the File Manager will allow you to handle substantial files straight from your Website Control Panel. No need to make use of any third–party software just like an FTP client in order to upload a large file onto your website hosting account or download any kind of archive to your desktop.
Integrated file editors
Zero third–party software packages are needed
We have enclosed a set of file editors inside the Website Control Panel to help you to produce quick and easy transformations in your files and never have to make use of third party apps. In the File Manager you will find a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you check all the current changes you come up with in real time, a code editor that boasts syntax emphasizing for your personal .JS or .PHP files, along with a plain text editor for more competent customers. Any changes that you generate and save will be demonstrated promptly on the Internet.
You can access the file editors when using the buttons at the top of the file table or by right–clicking a selected file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files structured with a convenient–to–use way
All the files in your website hosting account are neatly arranged into folders. Each and every web host has its own main directory, that employs the file hierarchy you have defined. Using this method, it is simple to deal with all your hosts from a single location without any risk of becoming lost or baffled.
By standard, you’ll see each of the hosts conveniently contained in a table and when you click once over a specific host, you will observe each of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking two times, you will visit a webpage that is devoted to that host alone. An additional way to open the folder pertaining to a given host and to work with it exclusively, is using the drop–down menu at the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Control your data with a mouse–click
The Million Dollar Hosting File Manager was designed in such a manner as to make you feel similarly to employing the file explorer on your personal computer. It provides an option to drag your files and to drop them in a desired area and reveals all the available modification alternatives on clicking the right computer mouse button. Also, the tool provides an inbuilt file preview option and other file editors allowing you to manage your files instantly directly from your Website Control Panel.
In addition, we’ve provided a couple of file management articles and how–to video tutorials to guide you rather quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Transform a number of files all at once
Million Dollar Hosting’s File Manager can help you save a lot of time when making use of different files. You’ll be able to choose multiple files at the same time and use a preferred action for them like you do with your own computer. To choose random files simultaneously, just hold down the Control key, and to pick a list of nearby files, use the Shift key. It’s that easy.
Once you have picked the files, you’ll be able to instantly transfer them to a different spot when using the drag & drop option. By making use of the right–click context menu and the buttons on top of the file table, you can actually use multiple other activities – you can easily copy, rename, delete, download and edit your files, transform file permissions, etc.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to shield your data
There is a single typical route to protect a folder using a password – by generating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you are not technologically experienced enough, you will have difficulties carrying it out without any help. To make things simple for you, we have added an easy–to–navigate password protection user interface to the File Manager obtainable within the Website Control Panel.
To make use of the option, simply right–click on a folder and choose Password Protection. Following that fill in the username as well as the password that you’ll want to work with and click on the button. That’s all. The picked directory is going to be undetectable from the public eye and will also be accessible just to previously approved account holders.