Applied as FTP software substitutes, web file managers have always been slow and poor in features. Still, using the File Manager included in the Progressive Technology Solutions Web Site Control Panel, you won’t just have a fast, responsive and time and effort saving file administration interface, but also an instrument that will make a third party FTP software unnecessary. Have a look at some of the characteristics that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Publish data files without difficulty
Moving data files between your desktop machine and any of your web sites is right now fast and simple, thanks to the drag & drop feature provided by the File Manager. You can pull data files from your PC and drop them in your Web Site Control Panel via secure SSL connection. That’s it. It requires a few seconds to publish a data file and slightly longer for bigger files and directories.
You do not have to mount any third party software or browser plugins. The drag’n’drop functionality found in the File Manager operates equally well on all leading OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Find all of the easily accessible file control options with simply a click
On account of the right–click menus we have put into the File Manager, it’s possible to change your files easier than ever. Simply click on a file or folder and through the panel which will pop up, opt for the activity that you would like. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any selected file. If you click on a folder, you will also view the option to make a new sub–folder or file within it.
Whenever you choose different files or directories, it’s possible to apply the same actions to all of them simultaneously.
Work with substantial files effectively
Due to the built in archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager enables you to manage big files with no need to use FTP. It is simple to pack a folder into a lightweight size by simply clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the contents of an archived folder through the Extract button. When compressing a folder as well as a list of files, you will be able to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and then the title of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The most rapid approach to adjust your files
The File Manager allows you to revise your files directly on the server without needing to download, modify after which re–upload them. You are able to customize your files instantly on the Internet, making use of the integrated editors. You will find a code editor having syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, in addition to a standard text editor for the more competent customers.
You have access to every file editor when using the right–click context menus. All alterations made to the files appear right away online – you’re able to directly preview them in the web browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted in an easy–to–use approach
The File Manager shows all of the files and folders using a simple to implement alphabetical order. The whole set of files pertaining to the different hosts are structured within separate directories which are named after their individual domains, which means you can effortlessly acknowledge them. This is definitely useful in controlling a great number of sites simultaneously. There is no chance to stray or to feel really baffled amongst the plethora of files and folders within your hosting account.
To access the files within a specific host, just pick it in the drop–down navigation at the top of the file table. Alternatively, it’s possible to double–click on its directory and you’ll be quickly transported to a table listing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
Handle your files with simply a click of the mouse
The Progressive Technology Solutions File Manager is created in such a way as to help you feel just like using the services of the file explorer on your desktop. It functions a possibility to drag your files and to drop them with a desired location and reveals all of the accessible modification alternatives after clicking the right mouse button. Additionally, the tool features an internal file preview option as well as other file editors to help you out manage your files in real time straight from your Web Site Control Panel.
In addition, we have enclosed a couple of file management articles and how–to video lessons to guide you rather quickly find out how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Modify a lot of files simultaneously
When using the Progressive Technology Solutions File Manager, it is easy to pick out different files or directories exactly like you do on your desktop machine or notebook. Simply hold down the Control (Command for Mac) key and click on the wanted files/folders. Or, to choose a large amount of files/folders at the same time, click on one file/folder, press the Shift key and then click any file or folder.
Once you’ve chosen each of the files that you require, it is possible to drag them to a pre–selected folder, or make use of the right–click context menu to check out a summary of the available actions.
1–click password protection options
The easiest method to shield your information
Password protection is the perfect method to reduce the ways to access a selected element of your website that you do not plan to be visible to everyone. For example, this might be a safe and secure members’ spot or a place with copyrighted data that you would like just specific customers to view.
With the File Manager it’s possible to password–secure your website or a selected directory inside it with merely a click of the mouse. Simply right–click a folder, select Password Protection and submit the username as well as password. There is no need to handle .htaccess files as well as to generate any extra configurations. In the future, merely the website visitors which have your user name and pass word will gain access to your site.