Applied as FTP software alternatives, online file management tools have always been sluggish and poor in features. Yet, with the File Manager built in the New Zealand Web Hosting Services Online Control Panel, you won’t just have a blazingly fast, responsive and time and effort saving file managing interface, but also an app that will make an external FTP software unnecessary. Check out a few of the functions that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files without difficulty
Moving data files between your desktop machine and any of your web pages is right now fast and simple, thanks to the drag–and–drop option provided by the File Manager. You can easily pull files from your PC and drop them in your Online Control Panel via secure SSL connection. That’s it. It will take seconds to publish a data file and slightly longer for the larger data files and directories.
You do not have to put in any third–party computer software or Internet browser add–ons. The drag & drop capability built into the File Manager works equally well on all main operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Check out each of the readily available file managing possibilities with merely a click
On account of the right–click menus that we have put into the File Manager, you’ll be able to revise your files easier than ever. Just click on a file or directory and from the panel which will pop up, pick the action that you’d like. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any selected file. Should you click a folder, you will also view the solution to create a new sub–folder or file inside it.
When you select different files or folders, it’s possible to use the same procedures for all of them simultaneously.
Manage archives with only a click of the mouse
The File Manager features an integrated archive/unarchive solution to assist you submit enormous archives and then extract them in your cloud hosting account in the blink of an eye. When compressing a file or directory, you are able to decide on the name of the archive that is to be created and its particular extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Additionally, you’ll be able to compress existing folders or files with just a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive solution you can find at the File Manager will allow you to use large files right from your Online Control Panel. You don’t need to apply any third party software just like an FTP client in an effort to upload a substantial file to your hosting account or download any archive in your desktop.
Integrated file editors
No third party programs are needed
We have included a group of file editors inside the Online Control Panel to assist you to come up with quick and simple improvements to your files and never having to implement third–party software packages. Within the File Manager there is also a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you check any changes that you create instantly, a code editor that includes syntax highlighting for one’s .PHP or .JS files, as well as a plain text editor for more experienced users. Any changes which you generate and keep are going to be demonstrated automatically on the web.
You have access to the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a given file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured in a simple to use manner
All of the files in your website hosting account are separated into folders. Every host has its own primary folder, which follows the file structure that you have defined. By doing this, it is really an easy task to control all of your hosts in one location without the chance of becoming lost or perplexed.
By default, you’ll see all the hosts mentioned in a table and if you click once over a specific host, you will see each of the sub–folders and files pertaining to it. By clicking two times, you will visit a page that is focused on that host exclusively. A different way to load the folder pertaining to a certain host and also to work with it exclusively, is to use the drop–down menu near the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager meant for regular people
The majority of online File Managers are slow–moving and pretty difficult to use. They feature modest functions and aren’t really straightforward. We strive to improve that with the New Zealand Web Hosting Services File Manager. It is meant to be intuitive and also to look like something you you are already familiar with – the File Manager on your personal computer system.
All of its functions, the drag & drop file upload options, the right–click context menus, the in–built file editors, etcetera are available for just one reason – to make managing your website(s) much simpler.
Work with multiple files
Modify a lot of files all at once
When using the New Zealand Web Hosting Services File Manager, it’s possible to choose a wide range of files or folders exactly like you do on your desktop computer or notebook. Simply press the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and then click the desired files/folders. In case you would like, to pick lots of files/folders at the same time, click on one file/folder, press the Shift key and click on any other file or folder.
Having once picked all the files that you’ll require, you are able to drag them to a pre–selected folder, or take advantage of the right–click context menu to check out a list of the accessible actions.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to take care of your data
If you’d like to password–protect a directory within your site, you will have to configure an .htaccess file by yourself. Having said that, this is time–absorbing and complicated if you aren’t an expert in Linux hosting. With the File Manager, you can create a password–protected folder and hide all of its contents from any users with just a couple of clicks.
All you need to complete is right–click a folder, pick Password Protection after which choose the Add selection. After that simply select a user name and a security password. No further configuration is required and there is no reason to handle an .htaccess file. Our system will manage everything on your behalf.