File Management: How to Edit Files Using File Manager
- Login to your Hosting account.
- Click File manager.
- Locate the file you wish to edit, then click the options menu.
- Click Edit.
- Edit your file and click on Save.
- A popup informs you that the file was edited and saved.
All other special characters cause a file to be uneditable within the File Manager. You can change the file name, learn here.WebsiteBuilder site files cannot be edited in File Manager. WebsiteBuilder can only be edited with the visual editor.
List of Editable File Types Inside of File Manager
Unable to Edit Files with Certain Special Characters in the File Name
Allowed file name characters:Upper-case letters (example: FILENAME.html) Lower-case letters (example: filename.html) Numbers (example: filename1.html) Hyphens (example: file-name.html) Underscores (example: file_name.html) Spaces (example: file name.html) 'At' Symbol (example: firstname.lastname@example.org)
How to Enable or Disable the Richtext Editor Inside File Manager
Important: If your website utilizes iframes or complex coding use the basic editor instead of the rich text editor.Login to your account and click on the Hosting Summary, File Manager link
Click on Settings
Enable or disable the Richtext Editor by toggling the switch.
The Richtext Editor allows you to edit html files with enhanced visual control.