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File Management: Navigating File Manager


File Manager

  1. Log in to your account Hosting Dashboard.
    Hosting Dashboard
  2. In the left panel, click on File Manager.
    File Manager
  3. Access, edit, and manage all of your website files.
    access, edit and manage files
  4. Open directories by clicking the arrow.
    Open directories by clicking the arrow
  5. Create new files or folders by clicking on the +New button.
    +New button
  6. Name the file or folder and select the check when you are done.
    name the file or folder
  7. Upload new files with the Upload button.
    Upload button
  8. Select the items you wish to upload and click on Open.
    Select items to upload
  9. You will see the upload progress as shown in this image.
    upload progress
  10. A popup box will inform you of the progress.
    pop up box
  11. Settings allow you to Show System Files or toggle the Richtext HTML Editor.
    Settings box
  12. Type search items into the search field.
    search box
  13. In this case, the results for the term "image."
    results list
  14. Select individual items or everything by checking the selection box.
    check the selection box
  15. Click the 3 dots, the More menu for additional options.
    More menu
  16. Edit, on the options menu, opens the raw file for editing.
    Edit File
  17. View details
    View details
  18. Rename a file or folder, check when you are done.
    rename a file
  19. Change permissions on a file or folder.
    change permissions
File Manager is a powerful tool. Make sure to check the folder name where the domain is pointed. This will ensure that you are working in the right directory. Click here to know how to check where your domain is pointing to.


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