Used as FTP software alternatives, web–based file management tools have always been slow and poor in features. Nevertheless, with the File Manager included in the SQUAD Network Site Control Panel, you won’t just have a speedy, intuitive and easy–to–use file management client, but also an app that will make a 3rd party FTP application unnecessary. Take a look at some of the characteristics that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transfer files to your web sites easily
The File Manager in your Site Control Panel features a quick, drag’n’drop functionality that will let you move files between your PC and your web hosting account without having to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) tool. You could drag files from your personal computer and drop them in your Site Control Panel with a mouse–click using a secure SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop functionality is included in the Site Control Panel, therefore, you don’t need to mount any third–party software package to work with it. It also works well on all popular Os’s, so all you have to do to apply it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Handle your files with a mouse–click
A large number of File Managers include all of the actions which you can conduct with a file or directory on the top of the page. We feel that this isn’t intuitive enough. With the File Manager, you have access to all of the file management choices at the time you right–click a file or folder. This option is likewise applicable for many different files/folders.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any file or folder you choose with only a mouse–click.
Handle archives with merely a click of the mouse
The File Manager provides a built–in archive/unarchive option that can assist you submit huge archives and extract them inside your website hosting account within seconds. The moment compressing a file or folder, it’s possible to decide on the title of the archive that’ll be created along with its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. Furthermore, it will be straightforward to archive active folders or files with simply a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive alternative you can find at the File Manager will let you use substantial files straight from your Site Control Panel. You don’t need to employ any third party software for instance an FTP client in an effort to upload a big file onto your hosting account or to download any kind of archive to your desktop.
Integrated file editors
No third–party software packs are necessary
We have included a set of file editors in the Site Control Panel so you can generate easy and quick improvements in your files without the need to make use of third–party software applications. Within the File Manager you can find a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you keep an eye on all the recent changes that you make instantly, a code editor that has syntax highlighting for your .JS or .PHP files, in addition to a plain text editor for more experienced customers. All the changes which you create and save can be shown automatically on the web.
You can access the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table and / or by right–clicking a particular file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All of your files sorted in a straightforward way
The File Manager shows all of the files and folders using an easy–to–understand alphabetical order. All of the files pertaining to the different hosts are structured into different folders which are named after their individual domains, which enables you to effectively recognize them. This is actually useful in managing a lot of websites at the same time. There’s no chance to get lost or to feel really baffled amidst the great number of files and directories in your website hosting account.
To reach the files with a specified host, simply choose it from the drop–down options menu at the top of the file table. Additionally, you can double–click on its folder and you will be promptly brought to a table showing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager created for regular people
Most online File Managers are sluggish and quite difficult to use. They supply constrained possibilities and are not really uncomplicated. We strive to improve that by means of the SQUAD Network File Manager. It was developed to be intuitive and to seem like an item you you’re already familiar with – the File Manager on your PC.
All of its functions, the drag & drop file upload solutions, the right–click context menus, the internal file editors, etcetera are there for one purpose – to make managing your web site(s) more simple.
Work with multiple files
Adjust a variety of files concurrently
The File Manager will help you save lots of time when making use of different files. You’ll be able to select many different files at a time and apply a preferred action to them exactly like you do with your desktop computer or notebook. To pick arbitrary files at once, simply press the Control key, and to choose a collection of adjacent files, use the Shift key. It is that straightforward.
After getting picked the files, you are able to at once transfer them to a different place making use of the drag & drop option. By making use of the right–click contextual menu as well as the buttons above the file table, you can actually apply multiple other actions – it’s possible to copy, rename, delete, download and revise your files, change file permissions, etc.
1–click password protection options
The simplest way to guard your information
Password protection is the best technique to limit the means to access a particular element of your website you don’t want to be exposed to everyone. For instance, this could be a safe and secure members’ spot or, perhaps an area with copyrighted data that you would like just specific customers to reach.
From your File Manager you can actually password–secure your website or perhaps a particular folder within it with just a click of the mouse. Simply right–click a directory, pick Password Protection and fill in the username and also password. You do not have to take care of .htaccess files or generate any other adjustments. In the future, only the visitors who have your login name and security password will gain access to your site.