We provide you with a drag–and–drop File Manager, which features a variety of easy–to–work–with applications like an integrated image viewer and an array of file writers. You can make speedy uploads, archive/unarchive data files, modify permissions and far more. The applications are well–organized and simple to get through with huge action keys and right–click context navigation. Have a look at the various software instruments and features built–in the Sweetgum Hosting File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The simplest approach to publish files
Posting files with an FTP tool is an obsolete and really insecure way for transmitting data files from your desktop machine or notebook to a web server. This is why, we have included drag & drop file upload support in the File Manager. Just pull the files that you need to upload from your PC into your web browser and they’ll begin to upload in your hosting profile through a safe SSL communication.
You do not have to deploy any additional software, browser extensions or web apps. The drag & drop feature operates just as well on Windows, Linux and Mac.
Right–click context menus
View all of the readily available file management options with a mouse–click
Thanks to the right–click menus we’ve included on the File Manager, it’s possible to edit your files in a time and effort saving manner. Click on a file or directory and from the panel that will actually pop up, select the actions you want. You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete virtually any chosen file. If you click a folder, you can also view the option to generate a new sub–folder or file inside.
When you select multiple files or directories, it is easy to apply the same actions to all of them at the same time.
Work with massive files conveniently
Thanks to the built–in archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager will allow you to use large files with no need to use FTP. You can easily shrink a directory to a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the items in an archived directory using the Extract button. When compressing a directory or a couple of files, you will be able to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) along with the title of the archive file.
Online file editors
The best method to revise your files
Our File Manager enables you to alter your files entirely on the server never having to download, adjust after which re–upload them. You can update your files straight away on the net, by using our in–built editors. We offer a code editor provided with syntax emphasizing for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, plus a regular text editor for the more skilled end users.
You can access every file editor with the right–click contextual menus. All of the changes produced to the files appear at once online – you’re able to directly examine them within your web browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files arranged with an easy–to–use way
The File Manager displays all files and directories in an easy–to–understand alphabetical arrangement. Each of the files related to the various hosts are organized into distinct directories which are named after their individual domains, meaning you can quickly acknowledge them. This really is useful when you are managing a lot of web sites concurrently. There is no opportunity 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 host, just pick it within the drop–down navigation at the top of the file table. As an alternative, it’s possible to double–click on its directory and you’ll be straight away brought to a table listing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for the general public
Most web File Managers are sluggish and very difficult to work with. They supply constrained options and certainly are not really straightforward. We strive to change that by means of the Sweetgum Hosting File Manager. It is made to be intuitive and also to appear like an item you already know – the File Manager on your personal computer.
All its functions, the drag–and–drop file upload options, the right–click contextual menus, the inbuilt file editors, etc. are there for just one reason – to make managing your website(s) a lot easier.
Work with multiple files
Modify multiple files concurrently
It is easy to handle many files concurrently when using the multi–selection capacity of the Sweetgum Hosting File Manager. Everything you need to do is simply press the Control key and then click on the files or folders that you like to choose. Should you wish to choose a number of files/folders in a row immediately, pick the first file/folder, click the Shift key and then pick the last file or folder within the selection.
For those who have picked the wanted files/folders, you can either drag them to a specific place, or apply various actions to them making use of right–click contextual menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to take care of your data
There is one standard way to secure a folder with a security password – by generating an .htaccess file. If, however, you are not technically competent sufficiently, you’ll have issues performing it without any help. For making things simple for you, we have included an easy–to–use password protection interface to the File Manager available inside the Web Hosting Control Panel.
To use the option, simply right–click on a directory and choose Password Protection. After that submit the login name as well as the security password that you’ll want to use and then click on the button. That’s all. The picked folder will be concealed from the standard users and will be accessible just to authorized users.