Used as FTP client alternatives, web file management tools have always been slow and poor in features. However, when using the File Manager featured in the Best Of British World Web Control Panel, you will not only have a rapid, responsive and user–friendly file managing interface, but also a tool that will make an external FTP application unneeded. Consider several of the functions that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transmit files to your sites without difficulty
The File Manager in your Web Control Panel boasts a rapid, drag–and–drop capability that will let you move data files between your personal computer and your web hosting account without the need to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) tool. You can pull data files from your computer and drop them in your Web Control Panel with a mouse–click by using a safe SSL connection.
The drag’n’drop functionality is built–into the Web Control Panel, so that you do not need to mount any third–party application to employ it. It also works well on all major Os’s, so all you need to do to make use of it is log into your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file control possibilities at your fingertips
We’ve tried to make your File Manager as user–friendly as it could possibly be, so you’ll be able to create changes for your files. Aside from the normal control bar near the top of the web page, we have furthermore put in right–click contextual menus with the general file administration possibilities. Simply click on a file or folder and select the action that you want through the collection that will appear.
It’s possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you select with just a click of the mouse. If you click a directory, additionally you can generate a brand new folder or file in it.
The right–click option is conveniently obtainable when you choose multiple files or folders simultaneously.
Archive or extract archive files within seconds
Compared with most file management user interfaces and FTP (File Transfer Protocol) clients, the Best Of British World Web Control Panel boasts a solution to archive/unarchive files considerably faster. It is really well–designed. To get a folder reduced to a compact size, just select it and click on the Compress button. To open up the contents of an archived directory inside your hosting account, pick it and click on the Extract button. The File Manager uses various file extensions, which include .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Online file editors
Manage files straight from your Web Control Panel
Through the File Manager you can manage your files directly on the net working with any of the in–built software instruments. The text editor shows the files in a plain text formatting, the code editor has syntax displaying for your .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor enables you to see all the modifications as they show up live. Furthermore, all changes that you create and save are going to be demonstrated quickly on the web, in order for you to preview them in your browser and return to create further modifications, if you are not happy with the result.
There’s no need to download any files whatsoever, to change them on your personal computer and to re–upload them back to your account. All of the editors are accessible via the buttons near the top of the file table or from your right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All your files arranged in a simple to use approach
The File Manager lists all files and folders using a simple to implement alphabetical arrangement. The whole set of files associated with the various hosts are sorted inside distinct folders which are titled after their particular domains, meaning you can quite easily acknowledge them. This really is useful in controlling a lot of different sites simultaneously. There is no chance to get lost or to feel bewildered among the many data files and folders inside your web hosting account.
To access the files within a host, simply choose it from the drop–down options menu near the top of the file table. As an alternative, you can easily double–click on its directory and you are right away taken to a table listing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
Be in charge of your files with only a mouse–click
The Best Of British World File Manager has been made in such a way to help you feel similarly to employing the file explorer on your computer. It has an option to drag your files and to drop them inside a desired location and displays all of the obtainable edit alternatives after clicking the right computer mouse button. In addition, the tool has a built–in file preview option as well as other file editors to help you out change your files right away directly from your Web Control Panel.
Additionally, we have listed a couple of file management articles and how–to video clips to guide you to rather quickly find out how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Adjust various files at the same time
Using the Best Of British World File Manager, you can pick out a variety of files or directories just like you do on your desktop computer or laptop. Simply press the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and click on the desired files/folders. If you would like, to pick a lot of files/folders at once, click one file/folder, press the Shift key and then click any file or folder.
Once you’ve chosen all the files that you need, it is easy to drag them into a pre–selected directory, or use the right–click contextual menu to find out a listing of the available features.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to take care of your details
If you want to password–secure a folder within your site, you will need to set up an .htaccess file by hand. To no surprise, this could be time–absorbing and complex if you’re not a specialist in website hosting. With the File Manager, you may create a password–secured directory and hide all of its items from any users with simply a handful of clicks.
Everything you need to complete is right–click a folder, pick Password Protection and afterwards click the Add selection. After that just select a user name and a security password. No more configuration is needed and there is no need to deal with an .htaccess file. Our system will take care of every little thing for you.