Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software substitutes, online file management tools have always been slow and poorly featured. Nevertheless, using the File Manager built in the GOLDEN CLOUD Control Panel, you won’t only employ a rapid, responsive and time and effort saving file supervision interface, but also a tool that will make a third party FTP application unnecessary. Check out some of the options that we have integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Add data files easily
Transferring files between your personal computer and any of your web pages is right now quick and easy, thanks to the drag–and–drop functionality provided by the File Manager. You can easily pull files from your desktop computer or laptop and drop them in your Control Panel through a secure SSL communication. That’s it. It will take a few seconds to upload a file and a little bit longer for the larger files and directories.
You don’t have to deploy any third–party application or web browser plug–ins. The drag’n’drop capability included in the File Manager operates just as well on all popular operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Control all files with a click of the mouse
The vast majority of File Managers list all the actions that one can carry out with a file or directory at the top of the page. We feel that this is just not properly arranged. Thanks to the File Manager, you have access to all file administration choices at the time you right–click a file or directory. This approach is also applicable for numerous files/folders.
It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any file or folder you decide on using a mouse–click.
Manage large files effectively
Due to the built in archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager will let you make use of big files without the need to use FTP. You can pack a folder into a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the items in an archived folder through the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder or a collection of files, you’ll be able to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and also the title of the archive file.
Online file editors
Modify files straight from your Control Panel
From the File Manager it is easy to modify your files instantly on the Internet working with some of the included software instruments. The text editor displays the files with a plain text file format, the code editor features syntax displaying for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and then the WYSIWYG editor lets you to view your changes when they appear live. Furthermore, all changes you generate and keep will be reflected straight away on the world wide web, in order for you to preview them within your Internet browser and go back to make further edits, in case you are not happy with the result.
You do not have to download any files, to modify them with your machine and to re–upload them back into your website hosting account. All of the editors are found through the buttons near the top of the file table or from the right–click context menus.
A logical folder structure
All your files organized with a straightforward approach
If you are handling a bunch of websites simultaneously, it is essential that you have everything arranged. With many other File Managers, revising a range of web sites inside the exact same web hosting account can be extremely tricky. With the File Manager, you’ll see that it is in fact pretty simple. Every single web site has its own directory, that you’ll quickly recognize, including all of the files associated with the specific web site are placed there.
And to make everything even easier, you will find a drop–down menu from which you can quickly choose on which host you intend to work inside the File Manager. Our clever system will take you there in no time.
A user–friendly interface
Take care of your files with a click of the mouse
The GOLDEN CLOUD File Manager was made in such a way as to help you feel just like using the file explorer on your desktop. It has an option to drag your files and then to drop them with a preferred location and shows all the readily available modification opportunities upon clicking the right computer mouse button. Additionally, the tool contains an incorporated file preview option as well as other file editors that can help you revise your files right away straight from your Control Panel.
In addition, we have incorporated a group of file management posts and how–to video tutorials to assist you fairly quickly learn how to work with the tool.
Work with multiple files
Change an array of files at the same time
It is simple to make use of a plethora of files all at once employing the multi–selection capability of the GOLDEN CLOUD File Manager. Everything you need to do is simply press the Control key and then click on the files or directories you want to pick. If you’d like to choose a couple of files/folders in a row immediately, pick the first file/folder, press the Shift key and afterwards pick the very last file or folder in the set.
When you have selected the required files/folders, you can either drag them to an alternative place, or use a variety of activities to them using the right–click context menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to secure your information
There’s a single prevalent approach to safeguard a directory with a security password – by creating an .htaccess file. If, however, you’re not technically qualified sufficiently, you will have issues performing it on your own. To generate things straightforward, we have added an easy–to–use password protection interface to the File Manager readily available inside the Control Panel.
To employ this option, simply right–click on a folder and select Password Protection. Then decide on the login name as well as the password that you’d like to employ and then click on the button. That’s it. The selected folder is concealed from the standard users and will be available to approved users.