Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, web file managers have always been slow and poor in capabilities. Nonetheless, when using the File Manager featured in the gate-hosting Web Control Panel, you won’t only employ a rapid, intuitive and easy–to–use file supervision client, but also a tool that will make an external FTP software unneeded. Consider some of the options that we have included in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer files to your webpages without difficulty
The File Manager in your Web Control Panel includes a fast, drag–and–drop feature that will let you move files between your PC and your web hosting account without having to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You can easily drag files from your PC and drop them in your Web Control Panel with a mouse–click using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop functionality is incorporated into the Web Control Panel, which means you don’t have to deploy any third–party software package to use it. It will also work on all popular Os’s, so all you should do to use it is log into your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Manage your files with only a mouse–click
The majority of File Managers list all the actions that one can conduct with a file or folder at the top of the page. We feel this is not intuitive enough. Using the File Manager, you have access to all of the file managing options when you right–click a file or directory. This option is likewise valid for numerous files/folders.
You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or directory you decide on with only a mouse–click.
Control archives with only a click
The File Manager provides an in–built archive/unarchive option to assist you upload huge archives and then extract them inside your website hosting account in the blink of an eye. Any time compressing a file or directory, you will be able to select the name for the archive that will be created as well as its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Furthermore, it will be straightforward to compress already present files or folders with a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive solution available at the File Manager really helps to make use of large files straight from your Web Control Panel. You don’t have to use any third party software for example an FTP client so as to upload a huge file in your cloud hosting account or download any archive on your desktop.
Online file editors
Modify files from your Web Control Panel
From your File Manager it is easy to alter your files directly on the Internet when using any of the inbuilt software instruments. The text editor reveals the files in a plain text formatting, the code editor features syntax emphasizing for one’s .PHP or .JS files, and the WYSIWYG editor allows you to see all the modifications when they show up live. Also, all changes that you make and keep can be reflected right away on the web, allowing you to preview them inside your browser and go back to create more modifications, in case you are not happy with the result.
You don’t have to download your files, to edit them in your desktop and then to re–upload them back into your website hosting account. All of the editors are available using the buttons near the top of the file table or at the right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All your files sorted out with a convenient approach
If you are in charge of a great number of websites simultaneously, it’s essential that you have everything structured. With some other File Managers, modifying a large number of websites in the exact same web hosting account can be quite difficult. Using our File Manager, you’ll see that it is actually quite easy. Each web site does have its own folder, that you can at once identify, including all of the files associated with the given site can be found there.
And also to make everything so much easier, you will find there’s a drop–down menu where it’s easy to pick on exactly which web host you wish to work inside the File Manager. Our clever system will lead you there in seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager made for people
The majority of online File Managers are slow and complex to employ. They feature reduced functions and certainly are not really intuitive. We aim to improve that by means of the gate-hosting File Manager. It is built to be practical and to appear to be an item you already know – the File Manager on your personal computer.
All its functions, the drag & drop file upload options, the right–click contextual menus, the internal file editors, etc. are there for a single reason – to help make taking care of your site(s) more simple.
Work with multiple files
Transform multiple files concurrently
You can easily make use of many files concurrently making use of the multi–selection ability of the gate-hosting File Manager. All that you should do is just press the Control key and then click on the files or directories that you like to select. If you need to select a variety of files/folders in a row at the same time, pick the first file/folder, press the Shift key after which click on the last file or folder within the selection.
For people with selected the desired files/folders, you can drag them to a distinct spot, or apply diverse activities to them using the right–click contextual menu or maybe the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to secure your data
If you’d like to password–protect a directory in your site, you need to create an .htaccess file by yourself. However, this can be time–absorbing and sophisticated if you are not a professional in Linux hosting. With the File Manager, you can create a password–secured directory and hide its contents from any users with just several mouse–clicks.
Everything you need to undertake is right–click a directory, choose Password Protection and choose the Add selection. And then just define a user name together with a security password. No additional configuration is needed and there is no reason to contend with an .htaccess file. Our system will handle every little thing for you.