Applied as FTP software substitutes, web–based file management tools have always been slow and poor in capabilities. However, using the File Manager included in the HostUNi Control Panel, you will not only employ a rapid, responsive and time and effort saving file supervision interface, but also a tool that will make an external FTP software unnecessary. Have a look at some of the characteristics that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files effortlessly
Transferring data files between your PC and any of your websites is right now easy and quick, because of the drag’n’drop option provided by the File Manager. You can pull data files from your desktop computer or notebook and drop them in your Control Panel through a secure SSL connection. That’s all. It will take just a few seconds to upload a file and a bit longer for any bigger files and directories.
You do not have to mount any third party application or web browser add–ons. The drag–and–drop capability built into the File Manager operates equally well on all leading operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file managing possibilities at your disposal
We have tried to make your File Manager as easy–to–use as possible, so you are able to produce alterations for your files. Aside from the regular control bar at the top of the web page, we have furthermore designed right–click contextual menus with the common file managing choices. Simply click on a file or folder and pick the activity that you want from the collection which will pop up.
It is easy to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide with simply a mouse–click. Should you click on a directory, it is possible to set up a brand new directory or file in it.
The right–click choice is available as well any time you pick numerous files or folders at once.
Manage substantial files incredibly easily
Thanks to the integrated archive/unarchive option, the File Manager enables you to manage enormous files and not have to use FTP. It’s easy to shrink a folder into a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the contents of an archived folder through the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory as well as a variety of files, it will be easy to choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and then the name of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The best approach to revise your files
HostUNi’s File Manager makes it possible for you to edit your files on the web server and never have to download, transform and afterwards re–upload them. It is possible to adjust your files instantly on the Internet, using our built–in editors. We provide a code editor offering syntax emphasizing for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and a standard text editor for the more competent customers.
You have access to each file editor with the right–click context menus. All of the alterations made to the files are demonstrated at once online – you’ll be able to directly preview them inside the web browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured with an easy–to–use approach
The File Manager shows all files and folders using a simple to implement alphabetical arrangement. Each of the files related to the many hosts are organized within distinct directories which are titled after their individual domain names, in order for you to incredibly easy recognize them. This is definitely useful when you are managing a group of sites at the same time. There isn’t any chance to get lost or to feel bewildered amongst the large number of files and folders inside your cloud hosting account.
To reach the files under a specified host, simply pick it from the drop–down menu near the top of the file table. Alternatively, you can double–click on its folder and you are instantaneously taken to a table listing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager made for real people
Managing your files is user–friendly and effortless making use of HostUNi Control Panel. You will try a file administration atmosphere that’s not far from your desktop computer’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag & drop files and manage all of them with a right click of the mouse. With the inbuilt review solution, you can see graphics the same as they will be on the Internet, and via the built in file editors you could make corrections to your files quickly.
If you’d like support taking care of your files, you’ll be able to make reference to the large set of articles and how–to video clips, which you could get with merely a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Modify various files concurrently
Using the HostUNi File Manager, you are able to select many different files or folders just like you do notebook or desktop computer. Simply hold down the Control (Command for Apple’s Mac OS) key and then click the required files/folders. If you’d like, to select a good amount of files/folders at once, simply click a single file/folder, press the Shift key and click on any other file or folder.
Once you’ve chosen all of the files that you want to, you can easily drag them to a specified directory, or use the right–click contextual menu to see a listing of the accessible features.
1–click password protection options
The easiest method to protect your information
Password protection is the perfect method to constrain the ways to access a particular part of your web site you do not wish to be seen to everyone. For example, this could be a safe members’ place or, perhaps an area with copyrighted information that you would like exclusively selected individuals to view.
From the File Manager you can easily password–protect your web site or a certain directory inside it with only a click of the mouse. Simply right–click a directory, pick Password Protection and select the login name as well as pass word. There is no need to handle .htaccess files as well as to make any extra configurations. From now on, merely the visitors which have your username and password will be able to gain access to your site.