Used as FTP client alternatives, web–based file management tools have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Yet, using the File Manager featured in the Scottish Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only employ a speedy, intuitive and user–friendly file management client, but also an app that will make a 3rd party FTP program unnecessary. Check out several of the capabilities that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload files without any difficulty
Transferring files between your computer and any of your web sites is right now quick and simple, thanks to the drag–and–drop feature delivered by the File Manager. You can easily pull files from your computer and drop them in the Control Panel over a secure SSL connection. That’s all. It requires seconds to publish a file and a little bit longer for larger data files and directories.
It is not necessary to install any third party software or Internet browser extensions. The drag & drop feature built into the File Manager works equally efficiently on all leading OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Manage all files with just a mouse–click
A large number of File Managers specify all the activities you can execute over a file or folder on the top of the page. We believe that this isn’t properly arranged. With the File Manager, you can get all file management options any time you right–click a file or folder. This method is likewise applicable for a lot of files/folders.
It is easy to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any file or directory you choose with only a mouse–click.
Manage large files incredibly easily
Because of the internal archive/unarchive option, the File Manager makes it possible for you to work with substantial files and not have to use FTP. It is simple to pack a directory to a lightweight size by simply clicking on the Compress button or get the belongings in an archived directory through the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory or multiple files, it’s possible to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) along with the title of one’s archive file.
Integrated file editors
Absolutely no third–party software packages are needed
We have included a set of file editors within the Control Panel to assist you to produce quick and simple adjusts for your files without needing to apply any third party software packs. Within the File Manager there is also a WYSIWYG editor that can help you keep an eye on all the recent changes you generate instantly, a code editor that includes syntax emphasizing for one’s .PHP or .JS files, as well as a plain text editor for more experienced users. All the changes which you come up with and keep are going to be shown right away on the web.
You have access to the file editors when using the buttons at the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a particular file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted in a convenient–to–use manner
All the files in your cloud hosting account are neatly sorted into folders. Each and every web host has its own primary directory, that uses the file structure that you’ve defined. Using this method, it is really very easy to handle all your hosts from one place without chance of becoming lost or puzzled.
By default, you’ll see each of the hosts conveniently listed in a table and when you click once over a given host, you’ll see each of the sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking twice, you will go to a web page that is focused on that host only. A different way to open the folder pertaining to a certain host and to work with it exclusively, is by using the drop–down menu at the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for real people
Making use of all of your files is user–friendly and straightforward making use of Scottish Hosting Control Panel. You’ll experience a file management environment that is very close to your desktop machine’s file explorer. It is possible to drag and drop files and handle all of them with a right click of the mouse. With the integrated review solution, you can view photographs the same as they will appear online, and throughout the integrated file editors you can create corrections to your files in real time.
If you’d like help taking care of your files, you are able to consult the large array of posts and how–to video clips, that you can access with just a click of the mouse.
Work with multiple files
Modify various files all at once
When using the Scottish Hosting File Manager, you can choose various files or directories precisely like you do on your desktop machine or notebook. Simply hold down the Control (Command for Mac) key and click on the required files/folders. In case you’d like, to select a large amount of files/folders at once, simply click a single file/folder, hold down the Shift key and click on any file or folder.
Once you’ve picked all the files that you need, it’s possible to drag them to a distinct folder, or use the right–click context menu to find out an index of the accessible features.
1–click password protection options
The easiest way to secure your details
Password protection is the perfect way for you to control the ability to access a selected part of your web site which you don’t want to be noticeable to everyone. As an example, this can be a safe and secure members’ area or an area with copyrighted information that you like only specific customers to access.
Within the File Manager it is easy to password–guard your site or possibly a particular directory inside it with only a mouse–click. Simply right–click a directory, choose Password Protection and add the login name as well as security password. You don’t have to handle .htaccess files or to make any other configurations. In the future, simply the website visitors that have your user name and pass word will gain access to your website.