Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client substitutes, web file management tools have always been sluggish and poorly featured. However, with the File Manager built in the Cloudlink Web Site Control Panel, you won’t only employ a blazingly fast, intuitive and easy–to–work–with file administration client, but also a tool that will make a 3rd party FTP software unneeded. Have a look at a few of the functions that we have built–into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The least difficult method to upload data files
Publishing files with an FTP client is an outdated and quite an insecure way of shifting data files from your PC to a server. That’s why, we have integrated drag’n’drop data file publish support in the File Manager. Simply pull the data files that you need to publish from your computer into your browser and they’ll start to publish in your hosting profile over a safe SSL communication.
There is no need to deploy any extra software package, browser plug–ins or apps. The drag & drop capability performs just as well on Windows, Linux and Mac.
Right–click context menus
Discover the whole set of easily accessible file administration possibilities with a mouse–click
Thanks to the right–click menus that we have added to the File Manager, it’s possible to revise all of your files easier than ever. Click on a file or folder and from the panel which will show up, opt for the actions that you would like. You’ll be able to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any selected file. When you click on a folder, additionally, you will view the option to establish a brand new sub–folder or file inside.
If you choose many different files or directories, it is possible to use the exact same actions for all of them simultaneously.
Be in charge of archives with merely a click of the mouse
The File Manager is equipped with an internal archive/unarchive option that will assist you upload substantial archives and extract them in to your hosting account within seconds. Any time compressing a file or directory, you’ll be able to decide on the title of the archive that will be created and its extension – .ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ. In addition, you are able to compress existing files or folders with just a mouse–click.
The archive/unarchive option offered by the File Manager really helps to work with massive files directly from your Web Site Control Panel. You don’t have to work with any third–party software just like an FTP client in order to upload a huge file in your hosting account or download an archive to your desktop.
Online file editors
The fastest way for you to change your files
The File Manager enables you to edit your files entirely on the web hosting server never having to download, adjust and afterwards re–upload them. It is easy to update your files directly on the Internet, employing the included editors. Cloudlink offers a code editor having syntax emphasizing for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, and a standard text editor for the more expert customers.
You have access to every single file editor with the right–click contextual menus. All adjusts produced to the files are reflected instantly online – it is easy to directly preview them inside your browser.
A logical folder structure
All of your files sorted out in a user–friendly manner
If you are in charge of a lot of different web sites concurrently, it is important to have everything sorted. With many other File Managers, editing a large number of web sites within the exact same website hosting account could be very tricky. Using the File Manager, you will find that it is actually rather easy. Every site does have its own folder, that you can immediately identify, and all of the files pertaining to the given site are found there.
And also to make everything so much easier, you will find a drop–down navigation where it’s easy to pick on which host you would like to work within the File Manager. Our intelligent system will lead you there within seconds.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager designed for regular people
Most web File Managers are slow and hard to work with. They supply modest options and aren’t really easy–to–work–with. We hope to transform that with the Cloudlink File Manager. It’s built to be easy–to–use and to resemble a product you already know – the File Manager on your personal computer.
All its functions, the drag–and–drop file upload options, the right–click context menus, the in–built file editors, etcetera are available for one purpose – to help make managing your website(s) much easier.
Work with multiple files
Modify many different files all at once
The File Manager will help you save a lot of time when working with numerous files. You can choose many different files simultaneously and apply a desired activity to them precisely like you do in your computer. To select random files at once, simply press the Control key, and to select a collection of nearby files, press the Shift key. It’s that simple.
Once you’ve chosen the files, you can actually instantly move them to another location when using the drag & drop option. By making use of the right–click contextual menu and also the buttons above the file table, you’ll be able to apply multiple other activities – you’re able to copy, rename, delete, download and edit your files, transform file permissions, etc.
1–click password protection options
The easiest way to secure your information
Password protection is the best way for you to reduce the means to access a selected element of your website that you do not wish to be seen to every one. As an example, this might be a safe and secure members’ place or, perhaps an area with copyrighted data that you want just certain people to access.
In the File Manager you’ll be able to password–protect your web site or maybe a specific directory inside with a click of the mouse. Just right–click a folder, choose Password Protection and define your login name and pass word. There’s no need to take care of .htaccess files as well as to create any extra adjustments. In the future, only the site visitors that have your user name and password will gain access to your site.