Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software alternatives, online file management tools have always been slow and poorly featured. Yet, when using the File Manager built in the Find Your Flow Hosting Control Panel, you won’t only have a fast, intuitive and easy–to–use file management interface, but also an instrument that will make a third party FTP application unnecessary. Consider several of the features that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add data files with ease
Transferring files between your desktop machine and any of your sites is now quick and easy, thanks to the drag & drop functionality provided by the File Manager. You could drag data files from your notebook or computer and drop them in the Control Panel over a secure SSL connection. That’s all. It requires just a few seconds to publish a data file and slightly longer for the bigger files and directories.
There is no need to mount any third party software or browser extensions. The drag & drop capability included in the File Manager performs equally efficiently on all leading OS’s.
Right–click context menus
Find all of the readily available file managing possibilities with only a click
Because of the right–click menus that we have included on the File Manager, it’s possible to alter your files incredibly easy. Simply click on a file or folder and with the panel that will pop up, select the actions you want. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any picked file. When you click on a folder, furthermore, you will view the option to generate a brand new sub–folder or file inside it.
When you select numerous files or folders, it is possible to use the exact same actions to all of them simultaneously.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Compared with a large number of file management user interfaces as well as FTP clients, the Find Your Flow Hosting Control Panel has a solution to archive/unarchive files considerably faster. It is really simple to operate. To have a folder reduced into a compact size, all you need to do is choose it and then click the Compress button. To open up the contents of an archived directory in your web hosting account, select it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager supports a number of file extensions, which include .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
Manage files from your Control Panel
With the File Manager it is possible to edit your files directly online employing many of the integrated tools. The text editor shows the files with a plain text format, the code editor provides syntax displaying for your .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor makes it possible for you to preview your changes while they show up online. Also, all changes which you make and save will be reflected immediately on the Internet, in order for you to examine them with your browser and go back to make extra changes, if unsatisfied.
There’s no need to download your files, to change them on your PC and to re–upload them back in your account. All of the editors are accessible via the buttons at the top of the file table or from your right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files arranged in user–friendly way
All the files inside your hosting account are neatly organized into directories. Every web host features its own primary folder, that follows the file structure you have defined. By doing this, it is really easy to take care of all of your hosts from a single location with no chance of becoming lost or perplexed.
By default, you’ll see all of the hosts placed in a table and when you click once on a given host, you will observe the whole set of sub–folders and files associated with it. By clicking on two times, you will go to a web page that is devoted to that host only. A different way to load the folder related to a given host and to work with it solely, is using the drop–down menu near the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Be in charge of your data with a click
The Find Your Flow Hosting File Manager was designed in such a way as to make you feel similarly to employing the file explorer on your laptop. It boasts a possibility to drag your files and to drop them in a preferred area and reveals all of the accessible modification alternatives upon clicking the right computer mouse button. Also, the tool features an internal file preview solution and various file editors so that you can modify your files quickly directly from your Control Panel.
In addition, we’ve bundled a group of file management posts and how–to training videos to assist you quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Change various files at the same time
You can easily manage a plethora of files concurrently making use of the multi–selection ability of the Find Your Flow Hosting File Manager. Everything you need to do is press the Control key and click on the files or directories which you want to select. If you would like select a number of files/folders in a row at the same time, click on the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key after which choose the very last file or folder inside the selection.
For people with chosen the desired files/folders, you can drag them to a different spot, or apply different actions to them using the right–click context menu or the buttons near the top of the file table.
1–click password protection options
The easiest way to protect your details
Password protection is the foremost path to confine the accessibility to a specific element of your site you do not want to be observable to every one. For example, this might be a safe and secure members’ area or an area with copyrighted data that you like only selected individuals to view.
Through the File Manager it is easy to password–secure your website or perhaps a certain folder inside with merely a click of the mouse. Just right–click a folder, choose Password Protection and submit the user name and then security password. There is no need to deal with .htaccess files or to try to make any other adjustments. From now on, just the visitors which have your user name and password will be able to access your web site.