Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client alternatives, online file managers have always been slow and poor in capabilities. Yet, using the File Manager included in the Magical Webhost Online Control Panel, you won’t just employ a fast, responsive and user–friendly file supervision software, but also a software tool that will make an external FTP software unneeded. Take a look at a few of the options that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files without any difficulty
Transferring files between your PC and any of your websites is now quick and simple, because of the drag–and–drop feature delivered by the File Manager. You can easily pull files from your PC and drop them in your Online Control Panel through a secure SSL communication. That’s it. It usually takes seconds to add a file and a little bit longer for the larger data files and folders.
It is not necessary to mount any third party computer software or browser extensions. The drag–and–drop function found in the File Manager works just as well on all leading OS’s.
Right–click context menus
All file management choices in front of you
We’ve always given our best to make the File Manager as user–friendly as feasible, so you are able to produce changes to your files. Aside from the standard command bar towards the top of the page, we have now also integrated right–click contextual menus with all the fundamental file management choices. Simply click on a file or folder and pick the action which you want within the list which will appear.
You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide with just a mouse–click. In the event you click on a directory, it’s also possible to generate a new directory or file in it.
The right–click choices are also available whenever you pick multiple files or folders at once.
Handle big files easily
Thanks to the inbuilt archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager will allow you to work with big files with no need to use FTP. You’re able to pack a directory to a compact size by clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the items in an archived directory by using the Extract button. When compressing a folder as well as a group of files, you will be able to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and then the title of the archive file.
Integrated file editors
No third–party software packs are necessary
We have included a collection of file editors inside the Online Control Panel so that you can generate easy and quick changes in your files without needing to employ third party apps. In the File Manager you’ll find a WYSIWYG editor that can assist you monitor any changes which you make instantly, a code editor that features syntax highlighting for one’s .PHP or .JS files, and a plain text editor for more expert users. All the changes that you come up with and keep will be demonstrated straight away online.
You have access to the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking any file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files organized in a convenient–to–use approach
The File Manager lists all of the files and folders using a simple to implement alphabetical order. Each of the files pertaining to the various hosts are organized inside individual folders which are referred to as following their particular domain names, allowing you to quite easily identify them. This really is useful in maintaining a range of web sites at the same time. There’s no chance to get lost or to feel really confused amidst the many files and directories with your website hosting account.
To get into the files with a specific host, simply pick it from the drop–down options menu at the top of the file table. As an alternative, it is possible to double–click on its folder and you will be at once transported to a table listing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for real people
Working with all of your files is user–friendly and convenient making use of Magical Webhost Online Control Panel. You’ll get a file management setting which is not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. You’re able to drag and drop files and deal with all of them with a right click of the mouse. When using the built in preview solution, you can observe pictures in the same way they will appear on the Internet, and throughout the built in file editors you could make improvements in your files right away.
If you need guidance controlling your files, you’ll be able to consider the large group of posts and how–to video clips, that you can find with simply a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Transform multiple files simultaneously
Magical Webhost’s File Manager will save you lots of time when making use of multiple files. You can easily select many different files at any given time and apply a pre–selected activity to them just like you do on your desktop computer or laptop. To pick arbitrary files at once, simply click the Control key, and to select a collection of adjoining files, use the Shift key. It’s that straightforward.
After you have selected the files, you’ll be able to instantly move them to a different place making use of the drag–and–drop option. By means of the right–click context menu and the buttons on top of the file table, you can actually apply a number of other actions – it’s possible to copy, rename, delete, download and change your files, alter file permissions, etc.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to guard your data
There’s one popular approach to secure a folder with a pass word – by creating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you aren’t technologically competent enough, you’ll have difficulties executing it all on your own. To help make things straightforward, we have added an uncomplicated password protection interface to the File Manager readily available inside the Online Control Panel.
To use the option, simply right–click on a folder and select Password Protection. Then set the login name and the security password that you like to work with and then click on the button. That’s it. The selected directory is going to be concealed from the public eye and will also be accessible just to previously approved users.