With the Webhost XL Control Panel, you’ll have access to our feature–rich File Manager. It will enable you to promptly handle all of your websites with no need to resort to an FTP tool. You could upload data files through a safe connection by dragging them into the web browser. Furthermore, you can speedily archive and unarchive files and directories, set up password–protected areas, modify data file permissions and a lot more. Have a look at the attributes built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish files without any difficulty
Transferring data files between your desktop computer and any of your websites is right now simple and fast, thanks to the drag–and–drop functionality available from the File Manager. You can easily drag data files from your notebook or computer and drop them in your Control Panel via secure SSL connection. That’s it. It takes just a few seconds to add a file and a bit longer for any bigger files and directories.
You don’t have to set up any third–party software or Internet browser plugins. The drag–and–drop functionality contained in the File Manager performs equally efficiently on all popular OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Discover all of the available file management options with just a click of the mouse
On account of the right–click menus that we have included with the File Manager, you can manage all of your files easier than ever. Click on a file or folder and from the panel that will actually pop up, opt for the activity that you would like. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete virtually any picked file. Should you click on a folder, furthermore, you will see the option to establish a brand new sub–folder or file inside it.
If you select numerous files or directories, it is easy to apply identical measures to all of them at the same time.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Compared with the vast majority of file management interfaces and FTP clients, the Webhost XL Control Panel provides a solution to archive/unarchive files considerably faster. It is really intuitive. To get a directory shrunk to a compact size, simply choose it and then click the Compress button. To unwrap the belongings of an archived folder within your website hosting account, select it and then click the Extract button. The File Manager uses a variety of file extensions, such as .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
Revise files directly from your Control Panel
From the File Manager you’ll be able to change your files directly on the net making use of any of the in–built software instruments. The text editor reveals the files with a plain text format, the code editor features syntax accentuating for your .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor makes it possible for you to see your changes when they show up live. Furthermore, all changes which you generate and save are going to be demonstrated at once on the world wide web, meaning you can examine them within your Internet browser and return to generate more changes, in case you are not happy with the result.
You do not have to download any files, to modify them through your desktop computer and to re–upload them back to your website hosting account. All of the editors are found through the buttons at the top of the file table or from your right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All your files arranged with an intuitive way
Each of the files inside your website hosting account are structured into folders. Every web host features its own main directory, which uses the file structure you have selected. By doing this, it is really not difficult to deal with all of your hosts from one location without chance of getting lost or baffled.
By standard, you will notice all the hosts mentioned in a table and if you mouse–click once over a given host, you’ll see all of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking on twice, you are going to go to a page that is centered on that host exclusively. One other way to open the folder related to a particular host and then to use it solely, is to try using the drop–down menu at the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for regular people
The vast majority of online File Managers are sluggish and very difficult to employ. They supply modest functions and aren’t really straightforward. We hope to transform that by means of the Webhost XL File Manager. It was designed to be time and effort saving and also to appear like something you you are already familiar with – the File Manager on your desktop.
All of its attributes, the drag & drop file upload solutions, the right–click contextual menus, the integrated file editors, etcetera are there for one purpose – to help make taking care of your web site(s) less complicated.
Work with multiple files
Adjust numerous files concurrently
It is easy to manage a great number of files all at once using the multi–selection capability of the Webhost XL File Manager. All you have to do is simply hold down the Control key and then click on the files or folders that you’d like to choose. Should you wish to pick a selection of files/folders in a row simultaneously, click the first file/folder, click the Shift key and afterwards choose the last file or folder in the selection.
When you have chosen the desired files/folders, you can either drag them to a specific spot, or use various activities to them using the right–click context menu or the buttons near the top of the file table.
1–click password protection options
The simplest way to guard your details
Password protection is the foremost solution to reduce the ability to access a certain component of your site you do not need to be noticeable to everyone. As an example, this could be a safe and secure members’ area or even an area with copyrighted information that you would like just selected customers to view.
From the File Manager you can password–secure your site or possibly a specific directory inside it with merely a click of the mouse. Simply right–click a directory, choose Password Protection and submit your username as well as security password. There is no need to address .htaccess files or come up with any other configurations. From now on, just the website visitors that have your login name and pass word will be able to gain access to your web site.