Using the Domain Hostess Web Services Control Panel, you’ll gain access to our feature–rich File Manager. It will enable you to promptly control all of your sites with no need to make use of an FTP tool. You can upload data files over a secure connection by simply dragging them into the browser. Furthermore, you could instantly archive and unarchive data files and folders, set password–protected areas, modify data file permissions and so much more. Have a look at the features found in our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload files with ease
Transferring data files between your desktop computer and any of your webpages is now easy and quick, because of the drag’n’drop feature provided by the File Manager. You can easily drag files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in the Control Panel via secure SSL communication. That’s all. It will take a few seconds to upload a file and slightly longer for the larger data files and directories.
You don’t have to add any third–party computer software or browser plug–ins. The drag’n’drop feature built into the File Manager works equally efficiently on all leading OS’s.
Right–click context menus
All file management options at your disposal
We have given our best to make File Manager as intuitive as it could possibly be, so it is easy to produce changes for your files. Apart from the standard control bar towards the top of the web page, we have now additionally integrated right–click contextual menus with all the simple file administration options. Just click on a file or directory and select the activity which you want from the list which will pop up.
You can easily rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide on with merely a mouse–click. Should you click a folder, you can also make a brand new directory or file within it.
The right–click option is conveniently obtainable whenever you pick multiple files or folders at the same time.
Handle archives with simply a mouse–click
The File Manager provides an in–built archive/unarchive option that may help you add enormous archives and then extract them in your website hosting account within seconds. Any time compressing a file or folder, you are able to decide on the name for the archive that will be created and its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Also, it will be easy to archive active files or folders with only a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive solution available at the File Manager really helps to use large files right from your Control Panel. No need to employ any third–party software like an FTP client in order to upload a large file in your account or download any kind of archive to your desktop.
Integrated file editors
No third–party applications are required
We have included a group of file editors within the Control Panel to help you to generate quick and easy transformations for your files without needing to implement third–party apps. Within the File Manager there is also a WYSIWYG editor that will help you monitor all the changes which you create instantly, a code editor that features syntax emphasizing for your personal .JS or .PHP files, and a plain text editor for more experienced users. Any changes you create and keep will be shown quickly on the Internet.
You can access the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking any file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured with a user–friendly way
Each of the files within your hosting account are neatly organized into directories. Each and every web host does have its main folder, that follows the file structure that you have created. In this way, it is really not difficult to deal with all your hosts in one place without the chance of becoming lost or perplexed.
By standard, you’ll see each of the hosts listed in a table and if you mouse–click once on a given host, you will observe the whole set of sub–folders and files associated with it. By clicking on two times, you will go to a page that is centered on that host only. One other way to load the folder pertaining to a given host and to use it exclusively, is to use the drop–down menu at the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager made for real people
Managing all of your files is natural and uncomplicated using the Domain Hostess Web Services Control Panel. You are going to enjoy a file control environment that is not far from your desktop PC’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag and drop files and take care of them with a right click of the mouse. Using the in–built review solution, you will observe pics the same as they will show up on the Internet, and throughout the built in file editors you could make corrections to your files immediately.
If you want assistance handling your files, you’re able to refer to the large number of articles and how–to video clips, which you can get with a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Adjust numerous files simultaneously
You can easily handle a multitude of files at the same time employing the multi–selection capability of the Domain Hostess Web Services File Manager. What you need to do is simply hold down the Control key and click on the files or folders which you want to select. If you would like select a couple of files/folders in a row at once, click the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then click on the final file or folder inside the selection.
For people with selected the required files/folders, you may either drag them to a specific location, or apply various actions to them making use of right–click contextual menu as well as the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to secure your information
There is a single standard way to protect a folder with a security password – by generating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you aren’t technically experienced enough, you’ll have issues doing it on your own. To make things easy for you, we’ve added an intuitive password protection user interface to the File Manager readily available in the Control Panel.
To use the option, simply right–click on a folder and pick Password Protection. After that decide on the user name and the security password that you like to make use of and then press the button. That’s all. The particular directory is going to be undetectable from the regular website visitors and will also be available just to previously approved account owners.