Used as FTP client alternatives, web file managers have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Yet, using the File Manager integrated in the 525 Hosting Control Panel, you will not only employ a fast, intuitive and easy–to–use file administration interface, but also a software instrument that will make a third–party FTP program unnecessary. Consider several of the options that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Move data files to your sites easily
The File Manager in your Control Panel boasts a swift, drag–and–drop functionality that will assist you to transfer data files between your computer and your website hosting account without having to work with an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) tool. You could pull files from your computer and drop them in your Control Panel with a click of the mouse using a safe SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop characteristic is included in the Control Panel, so you do not need to mount any third–party computer software to apply it. It also works well on all popular Operating Systems, so all you have to do to apply it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
See all the easily accessible file managing options with a mouse–click
Because of the right–click menus we have added to the File Manager, you will be able to alter all of your files easier than ever. Just click on a file or folder and from the pop–up panel, select the action that you’d like. You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any selected file. Should you click on a folder, additionally, you’ll view the option to establish a new sub–folder or file inside it.
Whenever you select multiple files or folders, you will be able to apply the exact same actions to all of them concurrently.
Make use of enormous files efficiently
Because of the built in archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager helps you to handle substantial files and not having to use FTP. You’re able to pack a directory into a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or access the contents of an archived directory using the Extract button. When compressing a folder as well as a number of files, you can also choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and also the title of the archive file.
Online file editors
The easiest way for you to update your files
525 Hosting’s File Manager enables you to revise your files on the web hosting server never having to download, change and then re–upload them. It is possible to revise your files directly online, by using the internal editors. 525 Hosting offers a code editor with syntax highlighting for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, in addition to a regular text editor for more experienced end users.
You have access to each file editor using the right–click context menus. All alterations produced to the files are shown instantly online – you are able to directly preview them inside the Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files structured in a straightforward way
When you are in charge of a lot of different web sites at the same time, it is essential that you have everything structured. With other File Managers, updating a bunch of web sites within the exact same website hosting account can be very difficult. Using the File Manager, you will see that it’s in fact pretty simple. Every single site features its own folder, that you can right away identify, and all the files related to the specific site are located there.
And also to make things so much easier, you will find a drop–down menu from which it’s easy to select on exactly which host you intend to work in the File Manager. Our clever system will lead you there within seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for real people
Dealing with all of your files is instinctive and quick with the 525 Hosting Control Panel. You are going to have a file control environment that is very close to your desktop computer’s file explorer. It is possible to drag & drop files and take care of all of them with a right mouse–click. Using the inbuilt review option, you can view visuals in the same way they will appear on the Internet, and via the built–in file editors you can create improvements in your files quickly.
If you want help maintaining your files, you are able to make reference to the massive variety of posts and how–to video lessons, which you could access with only a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Modify many files concurrently
525 Hosting’s File Manager will help you save a lot of time whenever using numerous files. You can easily select different files at a time and use a pre–selected action to them just like you do with your own computer. To pick random files at the same time, simply hold down the Control key, and to select a group of nearby files, press the Shift key. It’s that easy.
When you have picked the files, you can instantly transfer them to a different location when using the drag–and–drop option. By making use of the right–click contextual menu and also the buttons above the file table, you are able to use multiple other actions – you can easily copy, rename, delete, download and edit your files, adjust file permissions, and so on.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to take care of your details
If you wish to password–secure a directory within your website, you will need to make an .htaccess file by hand. However, this can be time–consuming and complicated if you’re not an expert in website hosting. When using the File Manager, you can create a password–secured directory and hide all its items from the regular users with just a handful of mouse–clicks.
What you need to do is right–click a folder, pick out Password Protection and afterwards choose the Add option. After that just identify a login name and also a pass word. No extra configuration is required and there’s no need to contend with an .htaccess file. Our platform will take care of every thing for you.