Applied as FTP client alternatives, web file managers have always been slow and poor in features. However, when using the File Manager integrated in the Digital-Pin's Hosting Control Panel, you won’t just employ a rapid, intuitive and user–friendly file administration software, but also a software instrument that will make a third party FTP application unneeded. Consider some of the capabilities that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files easily
Transferring files between your desktop computer and any of your webpages is right now simple and fast, because of the drag’n’drop option available from the File Manager. You can drag files from your desktop machine or notebook and drop them in your Hosting Control Panel over a secure SSL connection. That’s it. It will take a few seconds to upload a file and a little bit longer for the bigger data files and folders.
You don’t need to deploy any third–party software package or web browser plug–ins. The drag & drop function built into the File Manager performs just as well on all major operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Control your files with only a click of the mouse
Most File Managers include all of the actions you can perform with a file or folder on the top of the webpage. We believe that the latter isn’t properly arranged. Using the File Manager, you can access all of the file administration options whenever you right–click a file or folder. This approach is likewise applicable for different files/folders.
You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete every file or folder you select with just a mouse–click.
Manage huge files effortlessly
Because of the integrated archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager will allow you to handle huge files and never have to use FTP. You’re able to shrink a folder to a compact size by clicking on the Compress button or access the belongings in an archived directory by using the Extract button. When compressing a folder or a range of files, it will be easy to choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) as well as the name of the archive file.
Online file editors
Revise files directly from your Hosting Control Panel
From the File Manager you can revise your files instantly online applying any of the internal tools. The text editor shows the files with a plain text format, the code editor has syntax highlighting for one’s .PHP or .JS files, and the WYSIWYG editor makes it possible for you to view your changes when they appear online. All the changes you create and keep will be reflected instantaneously on the world wide web, allowing you to preview them in your own web browser and return to make further edits, in case you are not happy with the result.
There is no need to download your files, to change them on your PC and to re–upload them back to your account. All the editors are found via the buttons at the top of the file table or from your right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All your files sorted out with an uncomplicated manner
The File Manager displays all of the files and directories using a simple to comprehend alphabetical order. The whole set of files related to the different hosts are sorted within distinct folders which are named after their respective domain names, so that you can effectively acknowledge them. This is really useful in managing a lot of sites concurrently. There is no probability to stray or to feel baffled amidst the plethora of files and folders in your web hosting account.
To access the files within a specified host, just pick it within the drop–down menu at the top of the file table. Alternatively, you can easily double–click on its directory and you’ll be at once sent to a table showing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
Be in charge of your files with simply a click
The Digital-Pin's File Manager is designed in such a manner as to help you feel similarly to handling the file explorer on your personal computer. It functions a solution to drag your files and to drop them inside a preferred area and shows all the accessible modification options upon clicking the right computer mouse button. In addition, the tool provides an in–built file preview solution as well as other file editors to assist you edit your files instantly straight from your Hosting Control Panel.
Furthermore, we’ve included a couple of file management posts and how–to video tutorials so that you can quickly learn how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Change numerous files all at once
Using the Digital-Pin's File Manager, you are able to pick out many different files or folders exactly like you do on your desktop computer or notebook. Just hold down the Control (Command for Apple’s Mac OS) key and then click the required files/folders. If you would like, to select lots of files/folders simultaneously, click on one file/folder, press the Shift key and then click any file or folder.
Once you’ve selected the whole set of files that you’ll require, you can easily drag them to a distinct location, or make use of the right–click contextual menu to find out an index of the available actions.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to protect your details
If you want to password–protect a folder in your site, you have got to set up an .htaccess file manually. However, this is time–demanding and complex if you’re not a professional in website hosting. With our File Manager, you can make a password–protected directory and hide all of its contents from the standard users with a number of mouse–clicks.
Everything you need to complete is right–click a directory, opt for Password Protection after which click the Add selection. Then just specify a user name and also a security password. No additional setup is necessary and there is no need to handle an .htaccess file. Our system will take care of everything on your behalf.