The cPanel File Manager is a web-based file manager that has many features similar to other popular desktop file managers, such as Windows Explorer and Mac OS X Finder. You can browse directories, as well as copy, rename, and move files. You can upload and download files, and there are several ways to edit files.
Read the following articles to learn about the various File Manager features in greater detail.
Start with the basics here and learn how to use the cPanel File Manger to do essential file management tasks, such as browsing the filesystem, creating files and folders, and more.
cPanel offers several ways to view and edit your web site files directly on the web server. This article covers different file manager editors, how to view a file, and how to edit a file using either the plain text or HTML editors.
Learn how to use cPanel's File Manager to upload and download files quickly between your web site and your computer.
Setting the right file permissions is important for your web site's functionality and security. This article explains what file permissions are, and how to set them for files and directories.
This article walks you through creating a backup of your email and messages via cPanel's File Manager feature.