File Manager

Cpanel icon filemanager File Manager The File Manager allows you to manage your site through HTML, rather than an FTP tool or other third-party application. You can upload, create or delete files, organize files in folders, and change file permissions. While not as sophisticated as most FTP tools, File Manager is free and gives you all the basic functionality necessary to manage your site.

Note: All of the other topics in this section assume that you are already in File Manager.

To open and navigate in File Manager:

  1. Click on the File Manager link in the Access Menu area.

  2. Navigate by using the following:

    • Open a folder by clicking on the folder icon.

    • Go up a level by clicking on the Up one level link.

    • Use the path links at the top of the window to move up and down the path.

    • Select a folder, so as to view or modify its properties, by clicking on the folder name link.


Creating a new folder
Uploading files in File Manager
Creating a new file
Editing a file
Renaming a file or folder
Changing file/folder permissions
Deleting a file or folder
Restoring an item from the Trash
Emptying the Trash

File Manager