Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) software alternatives, web–based file management tools have always been sluggish and poorly featured. Nonetheless, with the File Manager integrated in the PrincetonStar StudioPlus+ Web Hosting Control Panel, you will not only employ a speedy, intuitive and user–friendly file supervision client, but also a software instrument that will make an external FTP application unnecessary. Have a look at a few of the functions that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The most simple approach to publish data files
Submitting files with an FTP client is an obsolete and quite an unsafe method for transporting files from your desktop computer or notebook to a web server. For this reason, we have integrated drag–and–drop data file publish support in the File Manager. Simply drag the data files that you want to publish from your desktop into your browser and they’ll begin to upload in your hosting account over a risk–free SSL communication.
You do not have to mount any extra software, web browser add–ons or apps. The drag–and–drop function operates just as well on Windows, Mac and Linux.
Right–click context menus
Virtually all file management choices readily available
We’ve always given our best to make your File Manager as user–friendly as possible, so you can easily make alterations for your files. Apart from the regular command bar near the top of the page, we have in addition added right–click contextual menus with all the common file control possibilities. Click on a file or folder and choose the actions that you’d like from the selection which will pop up.
It is easy to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or folder you select with a mouse–click. Should you click a folder, you should also generate a different folder or file within it.
The right–click choices are conveniently obtainable at the time you pick different files or folders at the same time.
Work with massive files effortlessly
Due to the integrated archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager enables you to handle enormous files and not having to use FTP. You’re able to shrink a folder to a small size by simply clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the items in an archived directory by using the Extract button. When compressing a folder as well as a number of files, you can also choose the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and the title of one’s archive file.
Online file editors
The quickest method to revise your files
The File Manager helps to manage your files entirely on the hosting server never having to download, adjust after which re–upload them. It’s possible to adjust your files directly on the Internet, making use of our built–in editors. Our company offers a code editor using syntax highlighting for your .PHP or .JS files, a WYSIWYG editor for HTML files, as well as a standard text editor for more skilled users.
You can access every single file editor using the right–click context menus. All corrections made to the files will be reflected immediately online – you are able to directly preview them in the web browser.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted in a simple manner
The File Manager displays all files and folders in a simple to comprehend alphabetical order. The whole set of files pertaining to the different hosts are sorted within different directories that are titled after their respective domains, meaning you can efficiently identify them. This is definitely useful when you are maintaining a large number of websites at the same time. There isn’t any chance to get lost or to feel really confused among the multitude of data files and folders within your hosting account.
To access the files within a specific host, just pick it in the drop–down navigation near the top of the file table. Alternatively, it’s possible to double–click on its directory and you’ll be promptly brought to a table listing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager devised for real people
Making use of your files is intuitive and straightforward when using the PrincetonStar StudioPlus+ Web Hosting Control Panel. You will enjoy a file managing atmosphere which is very close to your personal computer’s file explorer. You’re able to drag and drop files and manage all of them with a right mouse–click. When using the built in review option, you can observe visuals exactly like they will be on the web, and through the built in file editors you could make adjusts for your files quickly.
If you would like support taking care of your files, you can actually take a look at the massive collection of articles and how–to video tutorials, which you could get with just a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Transform a number of files simultaneously
When using the PrincetonStar StudioPlus+ File Manager, it is possible to choose multiple files or directories like you do on your desktop machine or laptop. Simply keep pressed the Control (Command for Mac OS) key and then click the desired files/folders. If you’d like, to pick lots of files/folders simultaneously, click one file/folder, press the Shift key and then click any other file or folder.
After you have selected all of the files that you need, it is possible to drag them into a pre–selected directory, or take advantage of the right–click contextual menu to see a listing of the accessible features.
1–click password protection options
The easiest method to protect your details
Password protection is the perfect way to control the means to access a specialized component of your web site you don’t wish to be noticeable to every one. For instance, this might be a safe and secure members’ place or, perhaps an area with copyrighted data that you like only selected individuals to access.
With the File Manager it’s possible to password–guard your site or maybe a selected directory inside with a click of the mouse. Just right–click a directory, pick Password Protection and add the user name and pass word. There’s no need to take care of .htaccess files or to make any extra configurations. From now on, simply the site visitors that have your username and pass word will access your site.