A File Manager is a web-based interface that permits you to control the files inside a web hosting account as a substitute for a third-party FTP program. Each and every File Manager tool supports a standard set of features whatever the hosting Control Panel it is part of - renaming, moving and deleting files or whole folders along with all of the information inside them, for example. With regard to the particular Control Panel, other capabilities might be supported also, like changing file permissions, working with archives or modifying the content of a given file. Through an easy-to-use File Manager, you can easily manage your files as well as your web presence in general, while a hard-to-use one can make controlling your content aggravating, especially if you have not used such a tool before.