Used as FTP client substitutes, online file managers have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Nonetheless, when using the File Manager featured in the C.A.A. Hosting Site Control Panel, you won’t only employ a speedy, intuitive and easy–to–use file management software, but also a tool that will make an external FTP software unnecessary. Consider some of the functions that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add data files with ease
Moving files between your computer and any of your web pages is now easy and quick, because of the drag’n’drop option delivered by the File Manager. You could drag data files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in the Site Control Panel through a secure SSL connection. That’s it. It usually takes a few seconds to upload a data file and a little bit longer for larger files and directories.
You don’t have to add any third party software package or browser plugins. The drag’n’drop feature contained in the File Manager performs just as well on all leading operating systems.
Right–click context menus
All of the file control choices at your disposal
We’ve always given our best to make File Manager as intuitive as it can be, so you’ll be able to make alterations for your files. Besides the standard control bar towards the top of the web page, we have now additionally integrated right–click context menus with all the simple file managing possibilities. Simply click on a file or directory and choose the action that you’d like through the list that will show up.
It is easy to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide on with just a mouse–click. Should you click a directory, you can also create a completely new directory or file within it.
The right–click option is available as well any time you pick many different files or folders at once.
Be in charge of archives with merely a mouse–click
The File Manager offers an internal archive/unarchive solution that will assist you add massive archives and then extract them in to your account within seconds. When compressing a file or directory, it is possible to decide on the name for the archive that’ll be created plus its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. In addition, you are able to archive active folders or files with merely a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive solution available from the File Manager really helps to make use of enormous files straight from your Site Control Panel. No need to work with any third–party software such as an FTP client in an effort to upload a substantial file onto your cloud hosting account or to download an archive on your desktop.
Online file editors
The easiest method to adjust your files
C.A.A. Hosting’s File Manager will allow you to edit your files on the web hosting server without having to download, modify and subsequently re–upload them. It is easy to adjust your files directly on the Internet, employing our built in editors. We provide you with a code editor using syntax emphasizing for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, in addition to a regular text editor for the more expert users.
You can access every single file editor using the right–click contextual menus. All of the changes produced to the files will appear right away online – you’re able to directly examine them in your Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files arranged in a simple to use manner
Each of the files within your web hosting account are sorted into folders. Every web host features its own primary folder, that follows the file structure that you have pre–set. This way, it is really not difficult to manage all your hosts from a single location without any probability of getting lost or perplexed.
By default, you’ll see all of the hosts placed in a table and if you mouse–click once over a specific host, you will observe each of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking on twice, you will go to a page which is devoted to that host alone. A different way to open the folder pertaining to a specific host and then to use it exclusively, is to try using the drop–down menu towards the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Be in charge of your files with simply a click
The C.A.A. Hosting File Manager is created in such a manner to make you feel similarly to making use of the file explorer on your personal computer. It provides a way to drag your files and to drop them inside a desired location and shows all the obtainable edit alternatives after clicking the right computer mouse button. Also, the tool provides an in–built file preview option and other file editors that will help change your files right away directly from your Site Control Panel.
Furthermore, we have incorporated a set of file management articles and how–to instructional videos to help you quickly learn how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Modify many different files simultaneously
Using the C.A.A. Hosting File Manager, it’s possible to pick out numerous files or folders just like you do on your laptop or computer. Just hold down the Control (Command for Apple’s Mac OS) key and then click the wanted files/folders. Or, to choose a large amount of files/folders simultaneously, simply click a single file/folder, hold down the Shift key and click on any file or folder.
Having once selected the whole set of files that you need, you’re able to drag them into a different directory, or take advantage of the right–click contextual menu to check out an index of the accessible activities.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to protect your details
There is one popular path to protect a directory with a pass word – by making an .htaccess file. If, however, you’re not technologically experienced enough, you’ll have issues doing the work all by yourself. To help with making things easy for you, we have designed an uncomplicated password protection user interface to the File Manager available in the Site Control Panel.
To employ the option, just right–click on a folder and pick Password Protection. Following that add the user name and the security password that you want to work with and press the button. That’s all. Now the picked folder is hidden by the regular website visitors and will be accessible just to authorized account owners.