When using the lumenhost Site Control Panel, you’ll gain access to our feature–rich File Manager. It’ll enable you to quickly manage your webpages with no need to resort to an FTP client. You can publish files through a secure connection by pulling them into the browser. Additionally, you can easily archive and unarchive data files and folders, set password–protected areas, change file permissions and much more. Check out the attributes integrated into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transmit files to your web pages with ease
The File Manager in your Site Control Panel boasts a fast, drag–and–drop feature that will help you move data files between your computer and your web hosting account without having to use an FTP client. You can easily drag data files from your computer and drop them in your Site Control Panel with a click of the mouse using a risk–free SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop characteristic is built–into the Site Control Panel, so that you don’t need to mount any third–party application to employ it. It will also work on all leading Os’s, so all you have to do to apply it is log into your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Find out the whole set of readily available file control possibilities with merely a click of the mouse
Due to the right–click menus we have put into the File Manager, you are able to alter your files in a time and effort saving manner. Click on a file or folder and from the panel that will show up, select the activity you want. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any chosen file. When you click on a folder, you can also see the option to establish a new sub–folder or file inside it.
If you select many different files or folders, it’s possible to apply identical measures for all of them concurrently.
Work with large files easily
Because of the integrated archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager allows you to make use of enormous files without the need to use FTP. You can easily pack a folder to a small size by clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the contents of an archived directory using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder or a collection of files, you can also select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and then the name of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
Change files from your Site Control Panel
With the File Manager you can easily manage your files instantly on the net applying the built in software tools. The text editor reveals the files with a plain text file format, the code editor features syntax displaying for your .PHP or .JS files, and the WYSIWYG editor really helps you to view your modifications as they appear online. Also, all changes you generate and keep are going to be displayed right away online, which enables you to review them in your web browser and get back to generate further changes, if unhappy.
There’s no need to download your files, to change them through your personal computer and then to re–upload them back into your web hosting account. All of the editors are available using the buttons at the top of the file table or at the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files organized in an intuitive way
The File Manager shows all of the files and folders in a clear to see alphabetical order. The whole set of files associated with the different hosts are arranged inside distinct directories which are referred to as after their individual domains, in order for you to incredibly easy acknowledge them. This is actually useful when you are maintaining a range of sites simultaneously. There’s no opportunity to stray or to feel bewildered amidst the large number of data files and folders inside your cloud hosting account.
To gain access to the files with a specific host, just pick it within the drop–down navigation near the top of the file table. As an alternative, it’s possible to double–click on its folder and you are promptly sent to a table showing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
Control your data with only a mouse–click
The lumenhost File Manager was developed in such a way to help you feel just like handling the file explorer on your PC. It is provided with an option to drag your files and to drop them in a desired location and shows all of the obtainable edit options after clicking the right mouse button. Furthermore, the tool features an inbuilt file preview solution and other file editors to guide you manage your files in real time from your Site Control Panel.
Also, we’ve enclosed a group of file management articles and how–to video clips to guide you rather quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Adjust many different files all at once
lumenhost’s File Manager can save you a plenty of time whenever using different files. You’ll be able to select multiple files at a time and apply a preferred activity for them precisely like you do with your desktop machine or notebook. To choose arbitrary files at once, simply hold down the Control key, and to pick a group of adjacent files, press the Shift key. It is that straightforward.
After you have picked the files, you’ll be able to automatically transfer them to a different place when using the drag & drop option. By means of the right–click contextual menu and also the buttons on top of the file table, you can actually use a myriad of other actions – you can easily copy, rename, delete, download and alter your files, transform file permissions, etcetera.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest method to protect your data
To password–protect a directory on your site, you need to configure an .htaccess file by hand. Expectedly, this is time–absorbing and complicated if you aren’t a specialist in hosting. With our File Manager, you can create a password–secured directory and conceal its contents from the general public with a few mouse–clicks.
All you have to execute is right–click a directory, pick Password Protection after which pick the Add selection. After that simply specify a username and also a pass word. No additional setup is required and there’s no reason to deal with an .htaccess file. Our system will take care of every little thing on your behalf.