Using the Sibanda Hosting Site Control Panel, you’ll get access to our feature–rich File Manager. It will assist you to speedily take care of your web pages without the need to turn to an FTP tool. You could add files over a risk–free connection by pulling them into the web browser. Furthermore, you can instantly archive and unarchive files and folders, set password–protected areas, modify data file permissions and much more. Take a look at the functions integrated into our File Manager.
Drag–and–drop file uploads
Upload data files easily
Moving data files between your computer and any of your websites is now quick and simple, thanks to the drag–and–drop feature available from the File Manager. You can pull data files from your personal computer and drop them in your Site Control Panel via secure SSL connection. That’s it. It requires just a few seconds to add a data file and a little bit longer for the bigger data files and directories.
There’s no need to deploy any third party computer software or web browser plug–ins. The drag–and–drop function built into the File Manager works equally well on all major operating systems.
Right–click context menus
Check out the whole set of easily accessible file managing options with just a click of the mouse
Thanks to the right–click menus we have added to the File Manager, you’ll be able to edit your files in a time and effort saving manner. Simply click on a file or directory and with the panel that will pop up, select the actions that you would like. It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete just about any picked file. When you click on a folder, you can also view the solution to create a completely new sub–folder or file inside it.
When you select many different files or directories, it is possible to apply the same measures to all of them simultaneously.
Archive or extract archive files in seconds
Not like most file management interfaces and FTP clients, the Sibanda Hosting Site Control Panel offers a way to archive/unarchive files noticeably faster. It is easy to use. To get a directory reduced to a compact size, simply pick it and then click the Compress button. To unwrap the items in an archived directory in your website hosting account, pick it and then click the Extract button. The File Manager uses a wide range of file extensions, just like .ZIP, .RAR and .TAR.GZ.
Integrated file editors
Absolutely no third–party software is needed
We’ve integrated a number of file editors in the Site Control Panel to enable you to make easy and quick modifications in your files without the need to use any third party apps. In the File Manager you’ll find a WYSIWYG editor that will assist you keep an eye on all the recent changes you come up with immediately, a code editor that features syntax emphasizing for your personal .PHP or .JS files, together with a plain text editor for more competent customers. Any changes you come up with and keep can be reflected promptly on the web.
You have access to the file editors making use of the buttons at the top of the file table and / or by right–clicking a selected file/folder.
A logical folder structure
Your files sorted out in an easy–to–use manner
The File Manager lists all files and folders using a clear to understand alphabetical arrangement. The whole set of files related to the different hosts are sorted inside individual folders which are titled after their individual domain names, which means you can conveniently acknowledge them. This is really useful when you are maintaining a multitude of web sites concurrently. There’s no chance to stray or to feel really confused amidst the variety of data files and directories inside your hosting account.
To access the files within a given host, simply choose it from the drop–down options menu at the top of the file table. Additionally, you can easily double–click on its directory and you’ll be straight away taken up to a table listing its files exclusively.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager made for real people
Managing your files is natural and very easy when using the Sibanda Hosting Site Control Panel. You will get a file control setting that is not far from your personal computer’s file explorer. You can drag & drop files and handle all of them with a right mouse–click. Thanks to the built in review option, you can observe pics in the same way they will show up on the web, and via the built–in file editors you could make changes to your files immediately.
If you need guidance handling your files, you are able to consult the huge selection of articles and how–to training videos, which you can get with merely a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Adjust multiple files simultaneously
You’ll be able to handle a lot of files all at once while using the multi–selection capability of the Sibanda Hosting File Manager. Everything you need to do is actually hold down the Control key and then click on the files or directories which you want to choose. If you would like pick a number of files/folders in a row at once, click the first file/folder, press the Shift key after which click on the very last file or folder within the selection.
For people with chosen the required files/folders, you can either drag them to a specific location, or use diverse activities to them when using the right–click context menu or the buttons at the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The easiest way to guard your data
There’s a single popular approach to protect a directory using a pass word – by creating an .htaccess file. In case, however, you are not technically skilled sufficiently, you’ll have trouble performing it on your own. To help with making things simple for you, we’ve included a time and effort saving password protection interface to the File Manager readily available in the Site Control Panel.
To make use of this option, simply right–click on a directory and pick Password Protection. After that submit the username plus the pass word that you would like to apply and then press the button. That’s it. Now the picked directory is going to be undetectable by the general pubic and will also be available just to previously approved account holders.