Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, online file management tools have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Nonetheless, with the File Manager featured in the FlashBuilder Website Control Panel, you won’t only have a quick, responsive and time and effort saving file management software, but also a software instrument that will make a third party FTP application unnecessary. Consider a few of the characteristics that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer files to your websites with no trouble
The File Manager in your Website Control Panel boasts a swift, drag–and–drop capability that will let you transfer data files between your personal computer and your website hosting profile without the need to use an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You could pull files from your PC and drop them in your Website Control Panel with a mouse–click using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop function is built into the Website Control Panel, so that you don’t have to mount any third–party computer software to employ it. It will also work on all major Os’s, so all you need to do to make use of it is log into your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Find all of the readily available file control possibilities with only a click
Thanks to the right–click menus that we have added to the File Manager, it’s possible to manage all of your files incredibly easy. Click on a file or directory and from the panel that will pop up, select the activity that you want. You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any selected file. If you click a folder, furthermore, you will view the solution to generate a completely new sub–folder or file inside.
If you choose different files or folders, it is possible to apply identical actions for all of them at the same time.
Take care of archives with simply a click of the mouse
The File Manager is designed with an in–built archive/unarchive solution that will assist you submit huge archives and extract them within your web hosting account in the blink of an eye. Once compressing a file or directory, it will be easy to select the title of the archive which is to be created as well as its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. In addition, you’ll be able to archive existing files or folders with just a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive option provided by the File Manager will let you make use of enormous files directly from your Website Control Panel. No reason to work with any third–party software such as an FTP client in an effort to upload a huge file in your hosting account or download an archive in your desktop.
Online file editors
Modify files straight from your Website Control Panel
From your File Manager you can easily edit your files instantly online applying the internal tools. The text editor shows the files with a plain text format, the code editor features syntax displaying for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and the WYSIWYG editor makes it possible for you to view your modifications while they show up live. All the changes that you create and keep will be demonstrated promptly on the Internet, which enables you to examine them within your browser and get back to generate extra changes, if not satisfied.
It is not necessary to download your files, to edit them through your PC and then to re–upload them into your website hosting account. Each of the editors are accessible via the buttons near the top of the file table or at the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files arranged with a convenient–to–use manner
All of the files in your cloud hosting account are separated into folders. Each and every web host features its own main directory, which follows the file structure that you have created. This way, it is effortless to manage all of your hosts from one location without probability of getting lost or perplexed.
By standard, you’ll see all of the hosts conveniently placed in a table and when you mouse–click once over a given host, you will see the whole set of sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking on two times, you will go to a page which is dedicated to that host only. A further way to open the folder related to a particular host and also to use it exclusively, is to try using the drop–down menu at the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Take care of your files with only a click
The FlashBuilder File Manager is created in such a manner to help you feel similarly to making use of the file explorer on your computer system. It features a solution to drag your files and to drop them with a preferred location and displays all of the obtainable edit opportunities upon clicking the right mouse button. Additionally, the tool contains a built–in file preview option as well as other file editors that can assist you edit your files right away directly from your Website Control Panel.
Furthermore, we have listed a collection of file management articles and how–to educational videos so that you can fairly quickly learn how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Adjust many files at the same time
It’s easy to work with a huge amount of files at the same time while using the multi–selection capacity of the FlashBuilder File Manager. Everything you should do is simply press the Control key and then click on the files or directories that you want to choose. If you’d like to pick a variety of files/folders in a row at once, click the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then pick the very last file or folder inside the group.
For people with selected the wanted files/folders, you may either drag them to an alternative spot, or employ various activities to them when using the right–click context menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to guard your information
There’s a single common route to guard a folder with a password – by creating an .htaccess file. If, however, you’re not technically skilled enough, you will have difficulties executing it all by yourself. To generate things easy for you, we have integrated an intuitive password protection user interface to the File Manager accessible inside the Website Control Panel.
To make use of the option, just right–click on a directory and pick Password Protection. After that decide on the username plus the security password which you want to use and click on the button. That’s all. The chosen directory is going to be concealed from the standard users and will be accessible to authorized users.