Used as FTP client alternatives, web file managers have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Yet, with the File Manager built in the XyWebMedia Control Panel, you won’t only employ a fast, responsive and easy–to–use file supervision interface, but also an application that will make a third party FTP program unnecessary. Check out a few of the functions that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add data files effortlessly
Moving data files between your personal computer and any of your sites is right now quick and simple, because of the drag & drop feature delivered by the File Manager. You can easily pull files from your desktop machine or notebook and drop them in your Control Panel through a secure SSL communication. That’s it. It will take seconds to upload a file and a little bit longer for any bigger files and directories.
You don’t have to add any third party software package or web browser plugins. The drag & drop feature contained in the File Manager works just as well on all leading operating systems.
Right–click context menus
All of the file administration options at hand
We’ve tried to make File Manager as easy–to–use as feasible, so you can easily come up with alterations for your files. Aside from the conventional command bar near the top of the page, we have now also integrated right–click context menus with all the current common file control choices. Simply click on a file or folder and pick the activity you’d like to have within the collection that will pop up.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you choose with simply a click of the mouse. In the event you click a directory, you should also set up a new directory or file inside it.
The right–click option is conveniently obtainable any time you pick many different files or folders at the same time.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Compared to nearly all file management interfaces as well as FTP clients, the XyWebMedia Control Panel boasts an option to archive/unarchive files much more speedily. It is easy to use. To get a directory reduced into a lightweight size, all you need to do is pick it and then click the Compress button. To open up the items in an archived folder in your website hosting account, choose it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager uses many file extensions, just like .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Integrated file editors
Zero third party software packs are necessary
We have incorporated a group of file editors inside the Control Panel so you’re able to come up with quick and simple improvements for your files and never have to employ third–party software packs. In the File Manager you will find a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you monitor all the changes you make in real time, a code editor that features syntax highlighting for one’s .JS or .PHP files, in addition to a plain text editor for more expert customers. All the changes you make and keep can be demonstrated automatically on the web.
You can access the file editors using the buttons at the top of the file table or by right–clicking a given file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured with an uncomplicated manner
All of the files within your hosting account are neatly organized into folders. Each web host features its own primary folder, which uses the file structure that you have selected. Using this method, it is really an easy task to handle all of your hosts in one location with no chance of getting lost or puzzled.
By standard, you’ll see all of the hosts mentioned in a table and if you mouse–click once over a specific host, you will see all of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking twice, you are going to go to a webpage that is devoted to that host only. A different way to load the folder associated with a certain host and then to work with it solely, is to use the drop–down menu at the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Handle your files with merely a click
The XyWebMedia File Manager is developed in such a way as to help you feel just like employing the file explorer on your laptop. It is provided with a way to drag your files and to drop them inside a preferred location and displays all of the readily available edit options after clicking the right computer mouse button. Also, the tool comes with an in–built file preview solution as well as other file editors that can help you change your files right away directly from your Control Panel.
In addition, we have integrated a set of file management posts and how–to video tutorials to guide you to rather quickly find out how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Modify numerous files all at once
The File Manager will help you save a lot of time when you use numerous files. It’s possible to choose multiple files at the same time and apply a desired activity for them like you do on your desktop machine or laptop. To select random files simultaneously, just click the Control key, and to select a group of nearby files, use the Shift key. It’s that simple.
After getting chosen the files, you can instantly transfer them to a different location when using the drag & drop option. By means of the right–click context menu and also the buttons on top of the file table, you can apply a variety of other actions – it is easy to copy, rename, delete, download and change your files, transform file permissions, etc.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to take care of your data
There’s one standard technique to safeguard a directory with a security password – by making an .htaccess file. In case, however, you’re not technologically skilled enough, you will have difficulty carrying it out by yourself. To generate things straightforward, we’ve designed a simple to use password protection user interface to the File Manager obtainable in the Control Panel.
To employ the option, simply right–click on a directory and select Password Protection. After that add the username and the password that you want to work with and click on the button. That’s it. Now the picked directory is undetectable by the general pubic and will be accessible to approved account holders.