Using the A Local Website Web Hosting Control Panel, you’ll have access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll allow you to promptly take care of your websites with no need to make use of an FTP software. You can publish files through a safe connection by simply dragging them into the web browser. Additionally, you can quickly archive and unarchive files and directories, set up password–protected locations, change data file permissions and a lot more. Have a look at the attributes contained in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The simplest approach to add files
Importing data files with an FTP client is an outdated and really unsafe way for transporting data files from your PC to a web hosting server. Because of this, we have integrated drag–and–drop data file upload support in the File Manager. Simply drag the data files that you want to publish from your desktop into your Internet browser and they’ll start to upload in your web hosting account over a safe SSL connection.
You don’t need to mount any extra software pack, web browser add–ons or programs. The drag–and–drop feature works equally well on Windows, Linux and Mac.
Right–click context menus
All of the file administration possibilities at your disposal
We’ve always given our best to make File Manager as intuitive as it can be, so you are able to generate adjustments for your files. Besides the regular command bar towards the top of the webpage, we have also integrated right–click contextual menus with all the basic file managing choices. Just click on a file or directory and pick the actions that you would like within the list which will show up.
You are able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you select using a mouse–click. In the event you click a directory, you should also make a brand new folder or file inside it.
The right–click choice is conveniently obtainable at the time you select numerous files or folders at the same time.
Handle huge files incredibly easily
Because of the internal archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager makes it possible for you to use enormous files without the need to use FTP. It is easy to shrink a directory into a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or get the belongings in an archived directory by using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder as well as a selection of files, you’ll be able to select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and also the title of one’s archive file.
Integrated file editors
No third party software packages are necessary
We’ve included a couple of file editors inside the Web Hosting Control Panel to assist you to come up with easy and quick alterations in your files and never having to apply any third party applications. Inside the File Manager you’ll find a WYSIWYG editor that can assist you monitor any changes you come up with immediately, a code editor that features syntax displaying for your .JS or .PHP files, and a plain text editor for more expert customers. Any changes which you create and keep will be reflected automatically on the web.
You have access to the file editors making use of the buttons near the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a selected file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files sorted out inside an easy–to–use way
When you are in charge of several sites simultaneously, it’s crucial for you to have every little thing sorted. With many other File Managers, revising a number of websites within the same hosting account can be very tricky. Using the File Manager, you will find that it is in fact rather easy. Each website does have its own directory, that you can instantly recognize, including all of the files associated with the specified site are found there.
And to make everything so much easier, we have a drop–down menu from which it’s easy to pick on which web host you wish to work in the File Manager. Our intelligent system will lead you there in no time.
A user–friendly interface
Command your files with merely a click
The A Local Website File Manager was made in such a way as to make you feel just like working with the file explorer on your PC. It boasts a solution to drag your files and to drop them inside a desired location and displays all of the accessible edit alternatives after clicking the right mouse button. Also, the tool carries an in–built file preview solution and various file editors to guide you manage your files instantly directly from your Web Hosting Control Panel.
Also, we’ve provided a group of file management articles and how–to video tutorials to assist you rather quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Modify numerous files all at once
When using the A Local Website File Manager, you’ll be able to select a number of files or folders precisely like you do on your desktop computer or notebook. Simply hold down the Control (Command for Mac) key and then click the desired files/folders. If you’d like, to select lots of files/folders at once, click on a single file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then click any other file or folder.
When you have selected the whole set of files that you want to, you’ll be able to drag them to a distinct directory, or use the right–click contextual menu to find out a listing of the accessible activities.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to guard your information
There is one typical technique to shield a folder using a security password – by creating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you aren’t technologically experienced sufficiently, you’ll have difficulty performing it on your own. To generate things straightforward, we have added a convenient–to–use password protection interface to the File Manager readily available in the Web Hosting Control Panel.
To employ the option, simply right–click on a folder and select Password Protection. After that set the username plus the password which you want to implement and then click on the button. That’s all. The particular folder will be concealed from the public eye and will be available to previously approved users.