All web hosting accounts are handled from a CP and regardless of the brand of the latter, you can always find a File Manager tool, which enables you to look at the files that you have uploaded inside the website hosting account and to perform simple operations with them, like moving, copying or deleting. With respect to the particular tool, there can be more complex features also, such as management of permissions and archives. Several Control Panels are easier to use compared with others and so are their File Manager sections. Considering that that's the main tool you shall use to handle your files, it's crucial to check in advance what options it provides and if it will appeal to you, because a hard-to-use File Manager can be a burden and could make managing your web presence harder.

File Manager in Shared Web Hosting

The File Manager tool, that is a part of our in-house developed Hepsia Control Panel, will allow you to administer all of the files you upload to your shared web hosting account easily. You are able to move files and entire folders by dragging-and-dropping them in the account. You can easily upload content in the same way - choose a file/folder on your PC and drag it to your web browser in which the File Manager is loaded. By right-clicking a file or a folder in your account, you could also access context menus with more sophisticated options - you shall be able to set up or to unpack an archive, to set up a password-protected area, to modify the UNIX permissions via a web interface or to edit the content with a variety of editors without ever leaving the CP – a code editor, an HTML editor or a plain text editor. We have also provided help articles and instructional videos, you can access from the File Manager to learn more about its features.

File Manager in Semi-dedicated Hosting

If you host your websites inside a semi-dedicated server account with us, you will be able to take advantage of our feature-rich File Manager. The tool is an important part of the in-house built Hepsia CP and is just as basic and intuitive to use. It'll only take a click to set up, rename or delete a file or a folder inside your account and for your comfort, you will be able to sort the content by size, name, type or last modified date. Because the File Manager supports drag-and-drop actions, you can quickly relocate any content within the account, including folders, and their structure shall be preserved. If you want to upload any content, you'll not need an FTP program, as you could drag-and-drop the folders straight from your personal computer. The File Manager also incorporates advanced functions and you shall be able to alter file permissions, to use archives and to edit files with plain text and HTML editors, that can be accessed via right-click context menus.