Used as FTP software substitutes, web file managers have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Still, using the File Manager integrated in the GF Enterprises- Domains & Website Creation Control Panel, you won’t just employ a blazingly fast, responsive and easy–to–use file managing interface, but also a tool that will make a third party FTP program unneeded. Take a look at some of the characteristics that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The most straightforward way to publish files
Adding files with an FTP tool is an out–of–date and really insecure way for switching data files from your desktop computer or laptop to a web server. This is why, we have included drag–and–drop data file publish support in the File Manager. Simply drag the files that you need to add from your desktop into your Internet browser and they’ll begin to publish in your web hosting account through a protected SSL communication.
You don’t need to install any extra software package, web browser plug–ins or web apps. The drag & drop function works equally well on Windows, Linux and Mac.
Right–click context menus
All file administration possibilities at your disposal
We have given our best to make your File Manager as user–friendly as feasible, so you can easily come up with modifications for your files. Besides the regular command bar towards the top of the web page, we have now additionally added right–click contextual menus with all the common file managing choices. Simply click on a file or folder and select the actions that you like within the collection which will show up.
You are able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you choose using a mouse–click. In the event you click on a folder, you can also set up a new directory or file inside it.
The right–click choice is conveniently obtainable when you choose multiple files or folders at once.
Archive or extract archive files in seconds
Distinct from a large number of file management user interfaces as well as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) clients, the GF Enterprises- Domains & Website Creation Control Panel boasts a way to archive/unarchive files considerably quicker. It is really user–friendly and uncomplicated. To get a folder shrunk to a small size, just select it and then click the Compress button. To open up the belongings of an archived folder within your hosting account, choose it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager works with numerous file extensions, such as .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
The best approach to adjust your files
The File Manager makes it possible for you to edit your files directly on the server without the need to download, modify and after that re–upload them. It is easy to revise your files instantly on the net, making use of the integrated editors. We provide you with a code editor provided with syntax displaying for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, plus a standard text editor for more competent users.
You can access every single file editor making use of the right–click contextual menus. All of the corrections produced to the files are shown quickly online – you’ll be able to directly examine them within the web browser.
A logical folder structure
All your files arranged in a simple to use manner
Each of the files inside your website hosting account are organized into folders. Each host features its own primary folder, that employs the file structure that you have pre–set. Using this method, it is really simple to deal with all of your current hosts from a single location without the probability of getting lost or puzzled.
By default, you will notice all of the hosts listed in a table and if you mouse–click once on a specific host, you will see each of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking twice, you are going to go to a web page which is focused on that host only. Another way to load the folder pertaining to a given host and to use it exclusively, is by using the drop–down menu near the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Take care of your files with just a click of the mouse
The GF Enterprises- Domains & Website Creation File Manager has been designed in such a manner to make you feel just like handling the file explorer on your computer system. It boasts a way to drag your files and to drop them inside a preferred location and shows all of the readily available modification opportunities upon clicking the right computer mouse button. Additionally, the tool boasts a built in file preview option and various file editors to guide you revise your files right away straight from your Control Panel.
Furthermore, we have bundled a group of file management posts and how–to training videos to guide you to quickly learn how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Transform a number of files concurrently
The File Manager can save you lots of time whenever using multiple files. You’re able to pick multiple files simultaneously and apply a desired activity for them precisely like you do in your desktop machine or notebook. To choose random files at once, simply keep pressed the Control key, and to pick a group of adjacent files, press the Shift key. It is that simple.
Once you have selected the files, you can actually automatically transfer them to another location thanks to the drag–and–drop option. With the help of the right–click context menu along with the buttons above the file table, you are able to use a variety of other activities – you can easily copy, rename, delete, download and modify your files, change file permissions, etcetera.
1–click password protection options
The easiest method to protect your information
Password protection is the best technique to confine the means to access a specialized element of your web site you don’t plan to be seen to every one. For example, this might be a safe members’ spot or, perhaps an area with copyrighted data that you want only certain individuals to get into.
From the File Manager you’re able to password–secure your web site or perhaps a selected directory inside it with only a mouse–click. Just right–click a directory, select Password Protection and add the user name as well as security password. It is not necessary to take care of .htaccess files or create any extra configurations. From now on, merely the website visitors that have your user name and pass word will be able to access your site.