How to Manage Files and Directories using File Manager in DirectAdmin

To Accessing File Manager in DirectAdmin

Hover the cursor on the file or directory and you'll see a list of options to manage.

Renaming a File/Folder

To renaming file/folder click on the rename option.

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Then, enter your new desired file name and press "Rename" to accept new file.

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Editing a File

To Editing a File (for text based files) click on the "Edit File". To view file, click on the file name. You can only view text based files.

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You can edit file from there. To save edited changes click on "Save" button.

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Copying a File

Select the file you want to make a copy of.

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A dialog box will pop up, enter the location you want to copy the file to then click the "Copy" button.

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Changing File permissions

To change the permission of file, click on the "Set Permission" option.

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You will be prompted detailed selection of desired permissions. Modify permissions and click "Set" button.

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Copy File to Clipboard

To Copy File to Clipboard click on the Add_to_clipboard option.

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You can press "View Clipboard" button to see the copied file.

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Downloading a file

Click on the file that you want download. then click on the "Download" option.

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Deleting a file

Click on the file that you want delete. then click on the "Delete" option.

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