Using the HostNerd Web Hosting Control Panel, you will get access to our feature–rich File Manager. It will make it easier to rapidly control your web pages without having to turn to an FTP client. You can publish files through a safe connection by dragging them into the browser. Also, you could easily archive and unarchive files and directories, create password–protected locations, change data file permissions and a lot more. Go through the capabilities built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add files without trouble
Moving files between your desktop computer and any of your websites is now easy and quick, because of the drag’n’drop feature delivered by the File Manager. You can drag files from your desktop machine or notebook and drop them in the Web Hosting Control Panel over a secure SSL connection. That’s all. It usually takes seconds to add a file and a bit longer for the larger files and folders.
You don’t need to set up any third–party application or web browser plug–ins. The drag–and–drop capability included in the File Manager works just as well on all leading operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Check out all the available file control options with just a click
Because of the right–click menus we’ve integrated in the File Manager, it’s possible to manage your files easier than ever. Just click on a file or folder and through the panel which will show up, find the action you want. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any picked file. If you click on a folder, additionally, you will view the solution to establish a brand new sub–folder or file inside.
If you choose multiple files or folders, it’s possible to apply identical procedures to all of them at the same time.
Maintain archives with just a mouse–click
The File Manager comes with an inbuilt archive/unarchive solution that may help you submit massive archives and extract them in to your website hosting account in the blink of an eye. The moment compressing a file or directory, it is possible to decide on the title for the archive that’ll be created and its particular extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. In addition, it’s possible to archive active folders or files with simply a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive alternative you can find at the File Manager enables you to use huge files directly from your Web Hosting Control Panel. You don’t have to work with any third–party software like an FTP client in order to upload a big file onto your website hosting account or download any archive to your desktop.
Integrated file editors
No third–party software packages are necessary
We’ve included a couple of file editors in the Web Hosting Control Panel so you can make quick and easy changes for your files without the need to make use of third–party applications. Within the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that will help you keep an eye on all the changes which you make instantly, a code editor that has syntax accentuating for your personal .JS or .PHP files, and also a plain text editor for more experienced customers. All the changes which you make and save are going to be shown quickly on the Internet.
You can access the file editors when using the buttons near the top of the file table or by right–clicking a specific file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted in an intuitive way
When you’re working with a large number of sites simultaneously, it’s important to have every little thing structured. With many other File Managers, updating a range of websites inside the exact same account could be very tricky. Using the File Manager, you will find that it is actually really simple. Every website does have its own folder, that you can quickly acknowledge, including all of the files pertaining to the specific website are found there.
And to make things so much easier, we have a drop–down menu from where it’s easy to pick on exactly which web host you would like to work within the File Manager. Our intelligent system will take you there within seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager suitable for the people
Most web File Managers are sluggish and challenging to employ. They provide constrained options and aren’t really straightforward. We strive to change that with the HostNerd File Manager. It’s intended to be time and effort saving and also to appear to be a product you already know – the File Manager on your PC.
All of its capabilities, the drag’n’drop file upload options, the right–click contextual menus, the in–built file editors, etcetera are there for a single reason – to help make maintaining your site(s) much easier.
Work with multiple files
Change a variety of files concurrently
Our File Manager will help you save a lot of time when making use of different files. You’ll be able to choose different files at the same time and use a pre–selected action to them like you do in your laptop. To pick random files simultaneously, just click the Control key, and to choose a number of nearby files, use the Shift key. It is that simple.
When you have selected the files, you can automatically move them to an additional spot using the drag & drop option. By making use of the right–click context menu and also the buttons above the file table, you can actually apply a myriad of other actions – it is possible to copy, rename, delete, download and alter your files, change file permissions, etcetera.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to protect your data
To password–protect a folder in your website, you have got to make an .htaccess file by hand. However, this can be time–consuming and sophisticated if you aren’t well–experienced in hosting. With the File Manager, you can create a password–protected directory and hide its items from the regular users with merely a couple of mouse–clicks.
All you need to do is right–click a directory, opt for Password Protection and then choose the Add selection. After that just select a login name and a security password. No additional configuration is necessary and there is no reason to contend with an .htaccess file. Our platform will handle everything on your behalf.