With the CowDomains Website Control Panel, you’ll get access to our feature–rich File Manager. It will enable you to promptly take care of all of your web sites without having to make use of an FTP software. You could upload files over a safe connection by simply pulling them into the web browser. Also, you can rapidly archive and unarchive files and directories, set up password–protected areas, change file permissions and a lot more. Go through the characteristics found in our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The least difficult way to upload files
Uploading files with an FTP client is an obsolete and quite an insecure method for transmitting data files from your desktop computer or laptop to a server. By reason of this, we have included drag–and–drop file upload support in the File Manager. Simply pull the files that you want to publish from your desktop computer into your Internet browser and they will begin to publish in your website hosting profile through a secure SSL connection.
You don’t have to deploy any additional computer software, browser plug–ins or web apps. The drag & drop functionality performs just as well on Windows, Mac or Linux.
Right–click context menus
Find out all of the available file administration possibilities with just a click
Thanks to the right–click menus we’ve included with the File Manager, it’s possible to manage all of your files in a time and effort saving manner. Click on a file or directory and from the panel which will appear, choose the actions that you like. You can rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any chosen file. When you click on a folder, additionally, you’ll see the solution to establish a different sub–folder or file inside it.
Whenever you select different files or folders, you’ll be able to use identical measures to all of them simultaneously.
Deal with big files conveniently
Due to the integrated archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager enables you to deal with huge files without the need to use FTP. It’s easy to shrink a directory to a compact size by clicking on the Compress button or access the belongings in an archived directory by using the Extract button. When compressing a directory or a bunch of files, you can also select the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and also the title of the archive file.
Integrated file editors
Absolutely no third–party software is needed
We have incorporated a collection of file editors in the Website Control Panel so you can produce quick and easy changes in your files and never having to implement any third party software applications. Inside the File Manager there is also a WYSIWYG editor that will help keep an eye on all the recent changes which you come up with immediately, a code editor that boasts syntax highlighting for one’s .JS or .PHP files, together with a plain text editor for more expert customers. Any changes which you come up with and keep will be demonstrated promptly on the Internet.
You have access to the file editors using the buttons near the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a selected file/folder.
A logical folder structure
All your files arranged with a simple way
All of the files within your web hosting account are sorted into directories. Every single host features its own primary folder, which follows the file structure that you’ve created. This way, it is effortless to deal with all of your hosts from a single place without the chance of becoming lost or baffled.
By default, you’ll see each of the hosts conveniently contained in a table and when you mouse–click once over a specific host, you will see the whole set of sub–folders and files related to it. By clicking on twice, you will visit a webpage that is devoted to that host only. A further way to open the folder related to a certain host and to use it exclusively, is using the drop–down menu at the top of the main File Manager file table.
A user–friendly interface
Manage your files with merely a click of the mouse
The CowDomains File Manager has been made in such a way to make you feel similarly to using the file explorer on your laptop. It has a solution to drag your files and to drop them with a preferred location and indicates all the obtainable modification alternatives after clicking the right computer mouse button. Additionally, the tool has an inbuilt file preview solution and various file editors to help you out modify your files instantly from your Website Control Panel.
Additionally, we have incorporated a number of file management articles and how–to video lessons to guide you to quickly find out how to make use of the tool.
Work with multiple files
Modify various files at the same time
You’ll be able to work with a multitude of files concurrently employing the multi–selection capacity of the CowDomains File Manager. All you need to do is press the Control key and then click on the files or directories that you would like to choose. In order to choose a range of files/folders in a row simultaneously, click on the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then click on the final file or folder in the set.
For people with selected the wanted files/folders, you can either drag them to a different place, or use a variety of activities to them making use of right–click contextual menu or maybe the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The simplest way to guard your details
There’s one common technique to secure a folder using a password – by generating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you aren’t technically skilled sufficiently, you will have issues doing it by yourself. To make things straightforward, we’ve designed an intuitive password protection user interface to the File Manager readily available within the Website Control Panel.
To make use of this option, simply right–click on a folder and choose Password Protection. Then decide on the user name plus the pass word that you’d like to use and click on the button. That’s all. Now the chosen folder will be undetectable from the general pubic and will also be available only to previously approved account owners.