Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client substitutes, web–based file management tools have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Nonetheless, using the File Manager included in the EziWebb Web Control Panel, you won’t only employ a fast, responsive and easy–to–use file managing interface, but also an instrument that will make a 3rd party FTP program unnecessary. Take a look at some of the features that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The easiest way to upload files
Publishing data files with an FTP tool is an out–of–date and quite an insecure way of transporting files from your desktop computer or laptop to a web server. That’s why, we have included drag–and–drop data file upload support in the File Manager. Simply pull the data files that you need to upload from your computer into your web browser and they’ll start to upload in your web hosting account over a protected SSL connection.
There is no need to set up any additional software, browser extensions or apps. The drag–and–drop capability operates just as well on Windows, Mac and Linux.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file management choices at your disposal
We’ve always given our best to make the File Manager as easy–to–use as feasible, so it is easy to make adjustments to your files. Aside from the standard command bar at the top of the web page, we have now in addition introduced right–click contextual menus with all the basic file managing options. Simply click on a file or directory and select the actions you’d like to have from the collection that will appear.
You are able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide with a click of the mouse. Should you click on a folder, also you can set up a different folder or file in it.
The right–click option is available as well whenever you select many different files or folders simultaneously.
Control archives with just a mouse–click
The File Manager offers a built in archive/unarchive solution that can help you add substantial archives and then extract them in your hosting account in the blink of an eye. Any time compressing a file or folder, you will be able to decide on the name for the archive which will be created along with its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. In addition, you are able to archive already present files or folders with just a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive alternative you can find at the File Manager means that you can work with substantial files directly from your Web Control Panel. No reason to apply any third–party software like an FTP client in an effort to upload a substantial file in your hosting account or to download any archive to your desktop.
Integrated file editors
Absolutely no third party applications are needed
We’ve incorporated a pair of file editors within the Web Control Panel to assist you to produce quick and simple changes for your files and never having to employ third–party software packages. Within the File Manager there is also a WYSIWYG editor that will help you check all the changes you come up with immediately, a code editor that includes syntax displaying for your personal .JS or .PHP files, and a plain text editor for more competent users. All the changes that you come up with and keep are going to be shown at once on the web.
You can access the file editors when using the buttons near the top of the file table and / or by right–clicking a given file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted out with a convenient–to–use manner
The File Manager displays all of the files and directories using a simple to comprehend alphabetical arrangement. Each of the files related to the many hosts are arranged within separate folders which are named after their individual domains, so you can quite easily recognize them. This really is useful in controlling a couple of websites at the same time. There’s no possibility to stray or to feel really bewildered amidst the multitude of data files and folders within your account.
To gain access to the files within a specific host, simply pick it from the drop–down options menu at the top of the file table. Alternatively, you’ll be able to double–click on its directory and you’ll be immediately brought to a table showing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
Command your files with only a click of the mouse
The EziWebb File Manager was designed in such a way to make you feel similarly to using the file explorer on your personal computer. It provides an option to drag your files and then to drop them with a desired location and indicates all of the available modification alternatives upon clicking the right mouse button. Also, the tool has an in–built file preview option and various file editors that can assist you revise your files in real time straight from your Web Control Panel.
Also, we have enclosed a number of file management posts and how–to training videos to help you quickly find out how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Transform many files all at once
Using the EziWebb File Manager, you’re able to select an array of files or directories like you do on your notebook or computer. Simply hold down the Control (Command for Mac) key and click on the desired files/folders. If you’d like, to pick a large amount of files/folders simultaneously, simply click one file/folder, hold down the Shift key and click on any file or folder.
When you have picked all of the files that you want to, you’ll be able to drag them to a specified location, or take advantage of the right–click contextual menu to check out an index of the available activities.
1–click password protection options
The easiest method to guard your information
Password protection is the best method to constrain the means to access a selected section of your site that you don’t want to be observable to every one. For example, this could be a safe and secure members’ area or a location with copyrighted data that you like exclusively specific people to access.
In the File Manager it is possible to password–guard your web site or possibly a selected directory inside with only a click of the mouse. Just right–click a directory, choose Password Protection and specify your user name and security password. It is not necessary to take care of .htaccess files or to come up with any other configurations. In the future, only the website visitors who have your login name and security password will gain access to your website.