Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, web–based file management tools have always been slow and poorly featured. Still, with the File Manager featured in the Alpha-Omega Systems Web Site Control Panel, you won’t only have a speedy, intuitive and user–friendly file management interface, but also an application that will make a third–party FTP program unnecessary. Consider a few of the options that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Move data files to your web pages without difficulty
The File Manager in your Web Site Control Panel includes a fast, drag’n’drop feature that will let you move data files between your PC and your website hosting account without the need to use an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You can easily pull data files from your PC and drop them in your Web Site Control Panel with a click of the mouse by using a safe SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop feature is included in the Web Site Control Panel, so that you do not need to install any third–party application to take full advantage of it. It will also work on all popular Os’s, so all you have to do to use it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
See each of the readily available file administration options with only a click of the mouse
On account of the right–click menus that we have included in the File Manager, you can manage your files easier than ever. Click on a file or folder and through the panel which will appear, opt for the actions that you want. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete virtually any selected file. Should you click a folder, additionally, you’ll see the solution to create a different sub–folder or file inside it.
When you select multiple files or folders, it is possible to apply identical actions for all of them concurrently.
Take care of archives with just a click of the mouse
The File Manager provides an integrated archive/unarchive option that will assist you submit large archives and then extract them inside your cloud hosting account within seconds. Once compressing a file or directory, you’ll be able to decide on the name of the archive which is to be created as well as its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Additionally, you are able to compress active files or folders with just a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive option provided by the File Manager lets you work with big files directly from your Web Site Control Panel. No reason to use any third party software like an FTP client so as to upload a substantial file onto your website hosting account or to download any archive on your desktop.
Online file editors
The fastest approach to modify your files
Alpha-Omega Systems’s File Manager permits you to edit your files entirely on the web hosting server without needing to download, modify and afterwards re–upload them. You can actually change your files instantly on the Internet, applying our internal editors. Alpha-Omega Systems offers a code editor with syntax highlighting for your .JS or .PHP files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, as well as a regular text editor for the more expert users.
You have access to every single file editor making use of the right–click contextual menus. All corrections made to the files are demonstrated instantaneously online – it’s possible to directly preview them inside your browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files arranged with a user–friendly manner
Each of the files inside your website hosting account are neatly arranged into folders. Each web host has its own main directory, that employs the file structure which you have selected. This way, it is not difficult to control all of your current hosts from one place without the risk of getting lost or puzzled.
By standard, you will see all the hosts listed in a table and if you mouse–click once over a specific host, you will observe all the sub–folders and files associated with it. By clicking on twice, you are going to go to a webpage that’s dedicated to that host only. Another way to open the folder related to a given host and to use it exclusively, is to use the drop–down menu at the top of the primary File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Control your data with simply a click
The Alpha-Omega Systems File Manager is designed in such a way to help you feel like using the services of the file explorer on your desktop. It provides an option to drag your files and to drop them inside a desired area and indicates all the accessible modification alternatives after clicking the right computer mouse button. At the same time, the tool carries an internal file preview solution and other file editors that will assist you modify your files live straight from your Web Site Control Panel.
Additionally, we’ve provided a set of file management articles and how–to video clips to guide you quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Change a number of files concurrently
The File Manager will save you a lot of time when you use numerous files. You’re able to choose multiple files simultaneously and use a pre–selected action for them precisely like you do on your notebook or computer. To select arbitrary files at once, just hold down the Control key, and to choose a collection of adjoining files, use the Shift key. It’s that simple.
After getting picked the files, you are able to instantly move them to an additional spot using the drag & drop option. With the help of the right–click context menu and also the buttons on top of the file table, you’ll be able to use multiple other actions – you can copy, rename, delete, download and edit your files, adjust file permissions, etc.
1–click password protection options
The ultimate way to take care of your information
Password protection is the greatest solution to limit the ability to access a certain component of your web site you do not wish to be seen to everyone. As an example, this might be a safe members’ spot or even a location with copyrighted data that you would like just particular people to view.
From your File Manager you’ll be able to password–guard your website as well as a particular folder inside it with merely a click of the mouse. Just right–click a folder, select Password Protection and specify your username as well as password. You don’t have to deal with .htaccess files or try to make any additional configurations. From now on, simply the site visitors who have your user name and pass word will gain access to your site.