Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software alternatives, web file management tools have always been slow and poorly featured. However, when using the File Manager integrated in the Benznet Online Control Panel, you won’t just have a quick, responsive and easy–to–work–with file management software, but also a software tool that will make a 3rd party FTP application unneeded. Have a look at several of the features that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files effortlessly
Moving files between your desktop computer and any of your sites is right now easy and quick, because of the drag & drop option available from the File Manager. You could drag data files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in your Online Control Panel through a secure SSL connection. That’s it. It requires a few seconds to upload a file and a bit longer for any bigger files and folders.
You do not have to add any third party computer software or Internet browser extensions. The drag’n’drop feature found in the File Manager works equally efficiently on all leading operating systems.
Right–click context menus
All file control possibilities in front of you
We have given our best to make the File Manager as user–friendly as possible, so you are able to produce modifications to your files. Aside from the typical control bar towards the top of the web page, we have additionally added right–click contextual menus with all the current common file control options. Simply click on a file or folder and select the actions you want within the collection that will pop up.
You are able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you decide with simply a click of the mouse. When you click on a folder, it’s also possible to generate a different directory or file in it.
The right–click choice is also available any time you choose multiple files or folders at the same time.
Take care of archives with a click
The File Manager offers a built in archive/unarchive option that will help you upload large archives and extract them within your account within seconds. Once compressing a file or directory, you will be able to select the title of the archive which is to be created and its particular extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Also, you will be able to compress active files or folders with only a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive option provided by the File Manager will let you make use of large files directly from your Online Control Panel. You don’t need to start using any third–party software for instance an FTP client in order to upload a big file to your hosting account or download any archive in your desktop.
Online file editors
The most rapid approach to modify your files
The File Manager enables you to edit your files on the web server without the need to download, transform after which re–upload them. You are able to customize your files directly on the net, by making use of Benznet’s inbuilt editors. You will find a code editor having syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, as well as a regular text editor for the more experienced customers.
You can access every file editor through the right–click context menus. All corrections made to the files are shown at once online – you’re able to directly preview them in the Internet browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files arranged in a straightforward method
If you are in charge of a variety of sites concurrently, it’s vital that you have every little thing sorted. With other File Managers, editing a range of websites within the same web hosting account is quite challenging. With our File Manager, you’ll find that it’s actually quite easy. Every single website has its own folder, that you can instantly acknowledge, and all the files related to the given web site are placed there.
And to make things so much easier, you will find there’s a drop–down navigation where you can quickly select on which host you would like to work inside the File Manager. Our clever system will lead you there in no time.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for real people
Making use of your files is natural and quick with the Benznet Online Control Panel. You are going to experience a file control atmosphere that is not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. You’ll be able to drag and drop files and manage them with a right mouse–click. Thanks to the internal review solution, you can see photographs just like they will be online, and through the included file editors you can create improvements for your files instantly.
If you’d like help handling your files, you’re able to consult the massive set of articles and how–to video lessons, which you can find with simply a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Change a variety of files concurrently
Our File Manager will save you a lot of time when making use of many different files. You are able to select multiple files at any given time and apply a preferred action to them like you do in your own computer. To select arbitrary files at the same time, simply keep pressed the Control key, and to pick a couple of nearby files, use the Shift key. It’s that easy.
Once you have selected the files, you can actually at once move them to a different spot when using the drag & drop option. With the help of the right–click context menu along with the buttons on top of the file table, you can use a variety of other activities – it is easy to copy, rename, delete, download and revise your files, change file permissions, etcetera.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to secure your details
There is a single popular way for you to guard a folder using a password – by generating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you’re not technically qualified enough, you will have difficulty doing it all by yourself. To help make things straightforward, we have included an intuitive password protection interface to the File Manager readily available inside the Online Control Panel.
To make use of the option, just right–click on a directory and pick Password Protection. After that fill out the login name plus the security password that you would like to work with and click on the button. That’s it. The selected directory is undetectable by the regular website visitors and will be available just to authorized account holders.