With the Grand Island Web Hosting Control Panel, you will have access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll make it easier to quickly handle your sites without having to turn to an FTP tool. You could upload files over a risk–free connection by simply dragging them into the web browser. Also, you can easily archive and unarchive files and folders, set up password–protected locations, adjust file permissions and much more. Check out the attributes found in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add data files easily
Moving files between your PC and any of your sites is right now simple and fast, because of the drag–and–drop feature provided by the File Manager. You could pull data files from your desktop machine or laptop and drop them in the Control Panel through a secure SSL communication. That’s all. It will take seconds to add a data file and a bit longer for the bigger files and folders.
You don’t have to set up any third party software package or browser addons. The drag & drop function contained in the File Manager works equally efficiently on all popular operating systems.
Right–click context menus
All of the file administration choices at your fingertips
We’ve given our best to make your File Manager as intuitive as feasible, so you can easily generate changes for your files. Besides the regular command bar towards the top of the page, we have now in addition designed right–click context menus with all the basic file management choices. Click on a file or directory and pick the actions which you want through the collection which will pop up.
It is easy to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you select with a mouse–click. If you click on a directory, additionally you can generate a different folder or file in it.
The right–click option is conveniently obtainable if you select different files or folders at the same time.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Unlike a large number of file management interfaces as well as FTP clients, the Grand Island Web Hosting Control Panel offers a solution to archive/unarchive files considerably quicker. It is user–friendly and uncomplicated. To get a directory reduced into a compact size, simply select it and then click the Compress button. To open the belongings of an archived folder in your hosting account, pick it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager works with a range of file extensions, such as .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
The best solution to customize your files
Grand Island Web Hosting’s File Manager will allow you to revise your files on the hosting server with no need to download, adjust after which re–upload them. You’re able to customize your files directly on the Internet, by making use of Grand Island Web Hosting’s inbuilt editors. We provide a code editor equipped with syntax emphasizing for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and also a regular text editor for the more expert customers.
You can access every single file editor using the right–click context menus. All of the alterations made to the files will be shown instantaneously online – you are able to directly preview them within the Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured with a user–friendly way
Each of the files in your website hosting account are separated into directories. Every host does have its primary directory, which follows the file structure that you have pre–set. This way, it is really not difficult to take care of all of your current hosts from a single location without the probability of becoming lost or baffled.
By standard, you will see each of the hosts conveniently listed in a table and if you mouse–click once on a specific host, you’ll see all the sub–folders and files pertaining to it. By clicking twice, you are going to visit a web page that is focused entirely on that host alone. One other way to open the folder associated with a given host and to work with it solely, is using the drop–down menu at the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager suitable for regular people
The vast majority of web File Managers are slow–moving and difficult to employ. They supply constrained functions and typically are not really user–friendly. We hope to transform that with the Grand Island Web Hosting File Manager. It was meant to be practical and to look like a product you are already well aware of – the File Manager on your personal computer.
All of its attributes, the drag–and–drop file upload options, the right–click contextual menus, the built–in file editors, etc. are there for a single reason – to help make handling your site(s) simpler.
Work with multiple files
Adjust a wide range of files simultaneously
It is simple to make use of a large number of files simultaneously employing the multi–selection capability of the Grand Island Web Hosting File Manager. All that you should do is hold down the Control key and click on the files or directories that you’d like to pick. In order to choose a selection of files/folders in a row simultaneously, click the first file/folder, click the Shift key after which pick the last file or folder in the selection.
For people with selected the required files/folders, you can drag them to a different spot, or employ a variety of activities to them using the right–click context menu or maybe the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to secure your data
In order to password–secure a folder within your website, you will need to set up an .htaccess file by yourself. Having said that, this can be time–consuming and complicated if you’re not a specialist in computing. When using the File Manager, you can create a password–secured directory and hide all of its items from any users with merely a number of mouse–clicks.
What you need to complete is right–click a folder, opt for Password Protection and after that click on the Add selection. Then just define a username and also a security password. No more setup is necessary and there is no reason to deal with an .htaccess file. Our system will handle every thing on your behalf.