Used as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, online file managers have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Nonetheless, when using the File Manager integrated in the DuoServer.US Hosting Control Panel, you won’t just employ a blazingly fast, intuitive and easy–to–use file administration interface, but also a software instrument that will make a third–party FTP software unnecessary. Take a look at some of the features that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer files to your webpages with no trouble
The File Manager in your Hosting Control Panel features a fast, drag’n’drop functionality that will let you move data files between your personal computer and your website hosting account without having to use an FTP tool. You can pull data files from your personal computer and drop them in your Hosting Control Panel with a click of the mouse using a secure SSL connection.
The drag–and–drop function is integrated into the Hosting Control Panel, therefore, you will not need to mount any third party software to use it. It will also work on all leading Operating Systems, so all you should do to use it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
All of the file managing options readily available
We have tried to make File Manager as user–friendly as possible, so it’s possible to make changes for your files. Aside from the conventional command bar towards the top of the page, we have also integrated right–click contextual menus with all the current common file managing possibilities. Just click on a file or folder and pick the actions which you want through the collection that will appear.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you select with only a click of the mouse. When you click on a folder, additionally you can establish a different directory or file in it.
The right–click option is available as well at the time you pick different files or folders simultaneously.
Archive or extract archive files in seconds
Not like the majority of file management interfaces and FTP clients, the DuoServer.US Hosting Control Panel provides a solution to archive/unarchive files quicker. It is really user–friendly and uncomplicated. To get a folder reduced to a small size, all you need to do is choose it and then click the Compress button. To open the belongings of an archived folder inside your hosting account, pick it and then click the Extract button. The File Manager uses a variety of file extensions, which include .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Integrated file editors
Absolutely no third–party software is required
We’ve included a group of file editors within the Hosting Control Panel to assist you to make easy and quick modifications for your files and never have to use third–party applications. In the File Manager you will find a WYSIWYG editor that can help you monitor all the current changes which you generate immediately, a code editor that has syntax accentuating for your .JS or .PHP files, together with a plain text editor for more experienced customers. All the changes you generate and save will be demonstrated instantaneously on the web.
You have access to the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table and / or by right–clicking a given file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All your files structured with a straightforward manner
All the files in your hosting account are arranged into directories. Each and every web host does have its main directory, that employs the file hierarchy that you’ve selected. This way, it is very easy to handle all of your current hosts from one place without the risk of becoming lost or baffled.
By standard, you will notice all of the hosts conveniently mentioned in a table and if you click once over a given host, you will observe all of the sub–folders and files pertaining to it. By clicking twice, you are going to visit a page that’s devoted to that host alone. A different way to load the folder pertaining to a certain host and to use it solely, is to use the drop–down menu towards the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for people
Most web File Managers are slow–moving and difficult to apply. They offer constrained possibilities and are not really convenient–to–use. We seek to transform that with the DuoServer.US File Manager. It was created to be easy–to–use and to resemble something you you’re already familiar with – the File Manager on your desktop.
All of its features, the drag & drop file upload solutions, the right–click context menus, the built in file editors, etc. are available for just one purpose – to help make managing your web site(s) easier.
Work with multiple files
Modify many different files simultaneously
DuoServer.US’s File Manager will help you save a lot of time when you use numerous files. It is possible to pick multiple files at any given time and apply a preferred action for them just like you do with your desktop computer. To select arbitrary files at once, simply click the Control key, and to pick a pair of nearby files, press the Shift key. It’s that straightforward.
When you have picked the files, you can at once transfer them to another place thanks to the drag & drop option. With the help of the right–click context menu along with the buttons above the file table, you are able to apply a variety of other actions – it is possible to copy, rename, delete, download and edit your files, adjust file permissions, etcetera.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to guard your details
If you wish to password–protect a directory within your web site, you will need to create an .htaccess file by hand. Expectedly, this is time–consuming and sophisticated if you are not well–trained in web hosting. With the File Manager, you may create a password–protected folder and conceal all of its items from the general public with merely a few clicks.
All you need to do is right–click a directory, go for Password Protection and click on the Add option. And then simply define a user name and a security password. No supplemental setup is necessary and there’s no reason to contend with an .htaccess file. Our system will handle everything on your behalf.