Applied as FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client substitutes, web–based file management tools have always been slow and poor in features. Nevertheless, with the File Manager integrated in the Duo Servers Control Panel, you won’t only employ a fast, intuitive and easy–to–use file supervision software, but also a tool that will make a 3rd party FTP application unneeded. Consider a few of the characteristics that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file upload options
Transmit data files to your websites without difficulty
The File Manager in your Control Panel includes a swift, drag–and–drop functionality that will allow you to move files between your PC and your web hosting account with no need to apply an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. You could pull files from your personal computer and drop them in your Control Panel with a click of the mouse by using a protected SSL connection.
The drag & drop characteristic is included in the Control Panel, so you don’t need to set up any third party software to work with it. It also works well on all popular Os’s, so all you need to do to use it is sign in to your File Manager.
Right–click context menus
See the whole set of available file control possibilities with only a click
Thanks to the right–click menus we’ve included in the File Manager, you can edit all of your files incredibly easy. Simply click on a file or folder and through the panel which will appear, decide on the action that you’d like. It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any picked file. Should you click a folder, furthermore, you will view the option to make a new sub–folder or file within it.
If you choose multiple files or directories, it is possible to apply the same measures to all of them concurrently.
Manage large files easily
On account of the in–built archive/unarchive solution, the File Manager lets you manage large files without the need to use FTP. You can easily reduce the size of a directory to a compact size by clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the items in an archived folder using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a folder or a couple of files, you can also decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) along with the title of one’s archive file.
Integrated file editors
No third–party programs are needed
We have bundled a couple of file editors inside the Control Panel so that you can come up with easy and quick modifications for your files and never have to implement third party software applications. With the File Manager you will find a WYSIWYG editor that will help you keep an eye on all the current changes which you create right away, a code editor that has syntax emphasizing for your personal .JS or .PHP files, and a plain text editor for more competent customers. All the changes you create and keep will be reflected instantaneously online.
You can access the file editors making use of the buttons near the top of the file table as well as by right–clicking a certain file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted out with a user–friendly approach
The File Manager displays all files and folders using a clear and understandable alphabetical arrangement. All the files pertaining to the different hosts are structured into different folders that are titled following their respective domain names, so that you can instantly acknowledge them. This is actually useful when you are controlling a large number of sites simultaneously. There’s no chance to stray or to feel bewildered amidst the large number of data files and folders in your web hosting account.
To access the files with a given host, simply select it in the drop–down menu at the top of the file table. Alternatively, you can double–click on its folder and you will be without delay brought to a table showing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager developed for real people
Working with your files is intuitive and uncomplicated making use of Duo Servers Control Panel. You’ll try a file administration environment that is not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. You can drag & drop files and handle them with a right click of the mouse. Thanks to the built in preview solution, you will see visuals just like they will appear on the Internet, and through the enclosed file editors you can easily make adjusts in your files immediately.
If you want assistance managing your files, you can actually make reference to the big selection of posts and how–to training videos, which you could access with simply a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Change multiple files simultaneously
It’s easy to manage a lot of files at the same time when using the multi–selection capability of the Duo Servers File Manager. All you need to do is just hold down the Control key and then click on the files or directories that you’d like to pick. If you want to pick a pair of files/folders in a row simultaneously, pick the first file/folder, hold down the Shift key and then pick the last file or folder in the group.
When you have selected the desired files/folders, you can drag them to a different spot, or employ various activities to them when using the right–click contextual menu as well as the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to secure your information
There is one typical way for you to shield a directory with a password – by making an .htaccess file. In case, however, you are not technologically experienced enough, you will have difficulty carrying it out all on your own. To help with making things simple for you, we have integrated an easy–to–navigate password protection interface to the File Manager accessible within the Control Panel.
To employ the option, just right–click on a folder and pick Password Protection. Then fill out the login name plus the pass word that you would like to make use of and click on the button. That’s all. Now the chosen folder is going to be undetectable by the public eye and will be available just to previously approved account owners.