Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client substitutes, web file managers have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Yet, using the File Manager featured in the Bell Hosting Online Control Panel, you won’t just have a fast, intuitive and easy–to–use file supervision software, but also an app that will make a third–party FTP software unnecessary. Have a look at several of the characteristics that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files without trouble
Moving files between your desktop machine and any of your web pages is right now quick and easy, thanks to the drag & drop feature offered by the File Manager. You can easily pull files from your desktop machine or notebook and drop them in your Online Control Panel via secure SSL communication. That’s it. It takes a few seconds to upload a data file and a bit longer for the bigger files and directories.
You do not have to mount any third–party computer software or Internet browser plug–ins. The drag & drop capability found in the File Manager performs equally efficiently on all leading operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file administration possibilities at hand
We’ve given our best to make the File Manager as easy–to–use as it could possibly be, so you’ll be able to come up with modifications to your files. Aside from the regular command bar at the top of the web page, we have also added right–click context menus with all the current simple file managing possibilities. Click on a file or folder and select the actions that you want within the collection which will turn up.
You are able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you select with merely a click of the mouse. When you click on a folder, also you can generate a completely new directory or file within it.
The right–click choice is also available any time you pick different files or folders at once.
Maintain archives with just a click of the mouse
The File Manager provides a built–in archive/unarchive solution that will assist you add enormous archives and then extract them in your account in the blink of an eye. When compressing a file or directory, it is possible to select the name for the archive that will be created and its particular extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. In addition, it is possible to archive current files or folders with merely a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive solution you can find at the File Manager means that you can work with enormous files straight from your Online Control Panel. You don’t have to make use of any third–party software just like an FTP client in an effort to upload a substantial file to your hosting account or download an archive on your desktop.
Online file editors
The best solution to change your files
Bell Hosting’s File Manager helps you to edit your files entirely on the web hosting server without needing to download, adjust and after that re–upload them. You’ll be able to change your files straight away on the Internet, employing the included editors. We offer a code editor having syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and a regular text editor for the more experienced end users.
You have access to every file editor making use of the right–click context menus. All changes made to the files are reflected quickly online – it is easy to directly examine them within your Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
All your files organized inside a straightforward way
When you’re in charge of a variety of web sites at the same time, it’s essential that you have everything organized. With some other File Managers, editing a number of sites inside the exact same account could be very challenging. With our File Manager, you will see that it is actually really simple. Each web site has its own directory, that you can instantly acknowledge, including all of the files related to the specific website can be found there.
And then to make things so much easier, we have a drop–down navigation from which it’s easy to pick on exactly which host you intend to work within the File Manager. Our smart system will take you there in no time.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for real people
Managing your files is instinctive and convenient with the Bell Hosting Online Control Panel. You’ll have a file administration environment that’s very close to your desktop computer’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag and drop files and manage them with a right click of the mouse. Thanks to the built–in review option, you can observe pictures in the same way they will show up on the web, and through the built–in file editors you can make adjusts for your files in real time.
If you would like support handling your files, you’re able to take a look at the big assortment of articles and how–to video tutorials, which you can find with a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Adjust an array of files at the same time
The File Manager will help you save a lot of time when making use of many different files. You’ll be able to choose multiple files at the same time and apply a desired action to them like you do with your desktop machine or laptop. To pick arbitrary files at the same time, just click the Control key, and to pick a couple of nearby files, press the Shift key. It’s that simple.
When you have chosen the files, you can automatically transfer them to an additional place thanks to the drag–and–drop option. By making use of the right–click context menu and also the buttons on top of the file table, you are able to use a number of other activities – it is possible to copy, rename, delete, download and revise your files, transform file permissions, and so on.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to guard your data
If you would like to password–secure a folder on your web site, you have got to set up an .htaccess file manually. Expectedly, this generally is time–absorbing and complicated if you aren’t a specialist in web hosting. With the File Manager, you can make a password–protected folder and hide all its items from the visitors with simply a few mouse–clicks.
All you need to do is right–click a directory, pick Password Protection after which choose the Add option. After that simply specify a login name and also a password. No extra configuration is required and there is no reason to address an .htaccess file. Our system will take care of every little thing on your behalf.