Used as FTP software alternatives, web file managers have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Nevertheless, with the File Manager built in the Mirror Impact Web Hosting Solutions Web Hosting Control Panel, you won’t just employ a rapid, intuitive and user–friendly file administration client, but also an app that will make an external FTP program unnecessary. Check out a few of the features that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload files with ease
Transferring files between your desktop computer and any of your web sites is right now quick and simple, because of the drag & drop option offered by the File Manager. You could pull files from your computer and drop them in the Web Hosting Control Panel over a secure SSL communication. That’s it. It will take a few seconds to add a file and a little bit longer for the bigger files and directories.
There is no need to mount any third party application or web browser plugins. The drag’n’drop functionality contained in the File Manager performs equally well on all main OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Control your files with a click of the mouse
A large number of File Managers specify all of the activities that one can conduct with a file or directory on the top of the webpage. We believe the latter isn’t intuitive enough. Thanks to the File Manager, you have access to all file administration options any time you right–click a file or directory. This option is also applicable for a lot of files/folders.
You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or directory you select with merely a mouse–click.
Be in charge of archives with merely a click of the mouse
The File Manager is designed with an internal archive/unarchive option that can assist you upload substantial archives and then extract them inside your web hosting account blazingly fast. Once compressing a file or folder, you are able to decide on the name of the archive that will be created along with its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Furthermore, you will be able to compress active folders or files with merely a click of the mouse.
The archive/unarchive option offered by the File Manager will let you use substantial files straight from your Web Hosting Control Panel. No reason to work with any third party software such as an FTP client as a way to upload a substantial file to your web hosting account or to download any archive to your desktop.
Online file editors
The best way for you to modify your files
Mirror Impact Web Hosting Solutions’s File Manager will let you edit your files on the hosting server without having to download, modify and re–upload them. You can change your files directly on the Internet, by making use of the integrated editors. Mirror Impact Web Hosting Solutions offers a code editor offering syntax highlighting for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, as well as a standard text editor for the more skilled customers.
You have access to every file editor with the right–click contextual menus. All corrections made to the files are demonstrated instantaneously online – you can easily directly examine them inside the browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted in a simple approach
The File Manager shows all files and directories using a simple to implement alphabetical arrangement. All the files associated with the different hosts are arranged inside separate folders that are named after their respective domain names, which means you can incredibly easy identify them. This is really useful in controlling different sites simultaneously. There isn’t any opportunity to get lost or to feel really confused amidst the large number of files and folders in your website hosting account.
To get into the files with a specified host, simply select it in the drop–down options menu near the top of the file table. As an alternative, you’ll be able to double–click on its directory and you’ll be at once brought to a table showing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
Manage your data with simply a click
The Mirror Impact Web Hosting Solutions File Manager is made in such a manner as to make you feel similarly to using the services of the file explorer on your laptop. It has a solution to drag your files and then to drop them in a desired location and shows all of the accessible edit options on clicking the right mouse button. Furthermore, the tool contains a built in file preview solution and various file editors to help you out edit your files right away from your Web Hosting Control Panel.
In addition, we’ve included a collection of file management posts and how–to video lessons so that you can quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Change many different files concurrently
Using the Mirror Impact Web Hosting Solutions File Manager, you can pick out many different files or directories exactly like you do notebook or desktop computer. Simply press the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and then click the wanted files/folders. If you’d like, to pick a lot of files/folders at the same time, click a single file/folder, press the Shift key and then click any file or folder.
Having once chosen all of the files that you require, it is easy to drag them into a pre–selected location, or use the right–click context menu to check out a list of the accessible features.
1–click password protection options
The easiest way to protect your data
Password protection is the foremost method to limit the ability to access a certain element of your web site you don’t plan to be seen to everyone. As an example, this could be a secure members’ area or, perhaps a location with copyrighted data that you would like just a number of individuals to reach.
Through the File Manager you’re able to password–protect your web site as well as a specific folder within it with just a click of the mouse. Simply right–click a folder, choose Password Protection and fill out the user name and pass word. There is no need to handle .htaccess files as well as to make any additional configurations. From now on, only the site visitors that have your login name and pass word will be able to gain access to your site.