Applied as FTP client alternatives, web file management tools have always been slow and poor in capabilities. Nonetheless, when using the File Manager built in the Devil's Host Web Hosting Control Panel, you will not only employ a speedy, intuitive and user–friendly file supervision interface, but also an app that will make an external FTP software unnecessary. Consider several of the characteristics that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish files without any difficulty
Transferring files between your computer and any of your web sites is right now easy and quick, because of the drag–and–drop functionality provided by the File Manager. You could pull data files from your PC and drop them in the Web Hosting Control Panel over a secure SSL connection. That’s it. It will take just a few seconds to upload a file and a bit longer for bigger files and folders.
You don’t need to mount any third–party software or browser plug–ins. The drag’n’drop feature found in the File Manager operates equally efficiently on all leading OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file administration options at your disposal
We have aimed to make the File Manager as user–friendly as it can be, so you’re able to create changes for your files. Apart from the conventional command bar towards the top of the web page, we have in addition integrated right–click context menus with all the current simple file managing possibilities. Simply click on a file or folder and choose the activity you’d like to have through the selection that will appear.
You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you select with merely a click of the mouse. When you click on a directory, it’s also possible to make a completely new directory or file in it.
The right–click choices are conveniently obtainable when you pick different files or folders at the same time.
Archive or extract archive files in seconds
Compared to nearly all file management user interfaces as well as FTP clients, the Devil's Host Web Hosting Control Panel offers an option to archive/unarchive files considerably faster. It is uncomplicated. To get a directory shrunk to a lightweight size, all you need to do is choose it and then click the Compress button. To open the belongings of an archived folder within your website hosting account, select it and then click the Extract button. The File Manager supports a variety of file extensions, for example .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Integrated file editors
Zero third–party software packs are needed
We’ve bundled a pair of file editors in the Web Hosting Control Panel to help you to make quick and simple adjustments in your files without needing to apply third–party software packs. In the File Manager there is also a WYSIWYG editor that can help you monitor all the recent changes that you come up with right away, a code editor that has syntax displaying for your .JS or .PHP files, as well as a plain text editor for more expert customers. Any changes you make and save will be shown straight away on the Internet.
You have access to the file editors using the buttons at the top of the file table and also by right–clicking a selected file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted in a convenient–to–use manner
All the files inside your hosting account are structured into directories. Every single host does have its primary directory, which follows the file structure that you’ve selected. This way, it is effortless to maintain all your hosts from one place with no risk of getting lost or confused.
By default, you will notice each of the hosts conveniently listed in a table and if you click once over a given host, you’ll see each of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking twice, you will visit a web page that’s focused entirely on that host exclusively. A further way to open the folder related to a specific host and also to use it solely, is using the drop–down menu towards the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager developed for real people
Managing your files is instinctive and simple making use of Devil's Host Web Hosting Control Panel. You will get a file administration atmosphere that’s very close to your personal computer’s file explorer. You are able to drag & drop files and deal with them with a right mouse–click. With the inbuilt preview solution, you can see photographs exactly like they will appear on the web, and throughout the in–built file editors you can make transformations for your files in real time.
If you’d like assistance handling your files, you are able to consult the massive collection of articles and how–to training videos, that you can find with merely a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Adjust different files concurrently
You can easily handle a multitude of files simultaneously while using the multi–selection ability of the Devil's Host File Manager. Everything you should do is simply press the Control key and then click on the files or directories which you want to choose. In order to select a selection of files/folders in a row simultaneously, click on the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then choose the very last file or folder inside the set.
When you have picked the wanted files/folders, you can drag them to an alternative place, or employ diverse activities to them using the right–click contextual menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to take care of your information
If you would like to password–secure a directory in your website, you have got to make an .htaccess file by yourself. To no surprise, this can be time–consuming and sophisticated if you’re not a specialist in website hosting. With the File Manager, you may create a password–protected directory and hide all its contents from any users with merely several clicks.
Everything you should execute is right–click a folder, opt for Password Protection and afterwards pick the Add option. Then just indicate a username and a security password. No extra setup is required and there’s no reason to address an .htaccess file. Our system will manage every little thing for you.