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control-panels:directadmin:how-to-use-file-manager [2019/07/11 19:50]
Jonathan K. W. [Changing Permissions]
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 ====== How to use File Manager ====== ====== How to use File Manager ======
  
-<WRAP center round important ​60%>+<WRAP center round info 60%>
 This guide is focused around deployed servers with DirectAdmin'​s new skin "​Evolution"</​WRAP>​ This guide is focused around deployed servers with DirectAdmin'​s new skin "​Evolution"</​WRAP>​
  
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 ===== Accessing File Manager ===== ===== Accessing File Manager =====
  
-The file manager can be accessed by both the '​admin'​ user and the individual users created for DirectAdmin+The file manager can be accessed by both the ''admin'' user and the individual users created for DirectAdmin
  
-To access the File Manager you would go "​System Info & Files --> File Manager"​. This process is the same for boththe screenshot covers it from the user view.+To access the File Manager you would go "​System Info & Files --> File Manager"​. This process is the same for both the Admin and user levels: ​the screenshot covers it from the user view.
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_filemanager-access.png?​direct&600|}}+**Evolution - Default**:​ 
 +{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_filemanager-access.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
-Once insideyou'll see the following view -- the file manager itself+---- 
 + 
 +**Evolution - Icon**: 
 +{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_filemanager-alt.png?​nolink&​800|}} 
 + 
 +---- 
 + 
 +Once insideyou'll see the following view -- the file manager itself
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_filemanager-basic.png?​direct&600|}}+{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_filemanager-basic.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
 You'll see that it's not much different from most file managers. You'll see that it's not much different from most file managers.
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 ===== Deleting Files ===== ===== Deleting Files =====
  
-In order to delete a file, we'll want to navigate to the '​public_html'​ directory -- highlighed ​below -- you can click on it to enter into that directory.+In order to delete a file, we'll want to navigate to the ''​public_html'' directory -- highlighted ​below -- you can click on it to enter into that directory.
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_access-folder.png?​direct&600|}}+{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_access-folder.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
-Once insideyou'll see a layout of all the files within this directory.+Once insideyou'll see a layout of all the files within this directory.
  
-The folder we're going to delete is '​khtest'​. You'll want to ensure it's checked (green check) -- when it doesyou'll see a black bar appear at the top with various options. We'll use the '​delete' ​one to delete.+The folder we're going to delete is ''​khtest''. You'll want to ensure it's checked (green check) -- when it doesyou'll see a black bar appear at the top with various options. We'll use the '​delete' ​option ​to remove the file.
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_delete-folder.png?​direct&600|}}+{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_delete-folder.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
 You'll get a confirmation request, click '​Delete'​ and the file will be removed. You'll get a confirmation request, click '​Delete'​ and the file will be removed.
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 You can also click the folder for an alternative menu with various additional options You can also click the folder for an alternative menu with various additional options
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_delete-folder-alt.png?​direct&600|}}+{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_delete-folder-alt.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
 ===== Changing Permissions ===== ===== Changing Permissions =====
  
-To change permissions of the folderyou'll want to ensure the file is checked (green check) -- when it doesyou'll see a black bar appear at the top with various options. We'll use the '​Change Permissions'​ one to adjust permissions.+To change permissions of the folderyou'll want to ensure the file is checked (green check) -- when it doesyou'll see a black bar appear at the top with various options. We'll use the '​Change Permissions'​ one to adjust permissions.
  
-You'll notice that the permissions are set to '​000'​ -- there are some circumstances where you may experience an issue with deletion, such as a folders permissions being set to 000.+You'll notice that the permissions are set to ''000'' -- there are some circumstances where you may experience an issue with deletion, such as a folders permissions being set to ''​000''​.
  
 This will help you fix that. This will help you fix that.
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_change-permissions.png?​direct&600|}}+{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_change-permissions.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
 Permissions set the rights that a folder or file may have. These are broken down into three sections; Permissions set the rights that a folder or file may have. These are broken down into three sections;
  
-  * owner = file owner +  * ''​owner'' ​= file owner 
-  * group = owner'​s group +  * ''​group'' ​= owner'​s group 
-  * other = everyone else on the server+  * ''​other'' ​= everyone else on the server
  
 Which is given permissions by the following; read, write and execute. Which is given permissions by the following; read, write and execute.
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 |                ^ Owner  ^ Group  ^ Other  ^ |                ^ Owner  ^ Group  ^ Other  ^
-| Read ( r )     | 4      | 4      | 4      | +| Read ( ''​r'' ​)     | 4      | 4      | 4      | 
-| Write ( w )    | 2      | -      | -      | +| Write ( ''​w'' ​)    | 2      | -      | -      | 
-| Execute ( x )  | 1      | 1      | 1      |+| Execute ( ''​x'' ​)  | 1      | 1      | 1      |
 | Total          | 7      | 5      | 5      | | Total          | 7      | 5      | 5      |
  
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 Others can only read the file. Others can only read the file.
  
-This is basic file permissions for folders(755);​ files are 644+This is basic file permissions for folders (''​755''​); files are ''​644''​.
  
-So when you have 000 used or applied to your files/​foldersthen none of the respective groups can modify or access the files or folders.+So when you have ''​000'' ​used or applied to your files/​foldersthen none of the respective groups can modify or access the files or folders.
  
 When you click '​Change Permissions'​ you'll get the following window to make your adjustments. When you click '​Change Permissions'​ you'll get the following window to make your adjustments.
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_changepermissions1.png?​direct&600|}}+{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_changepermissions1.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
-We'll set it to '​755'​ as that is the default permissions for folders.+We'll set it to ''755'' as that is the default permissions for folders.
  
 This will make that folder and everything under it accessible again. This will make that folder and everything under it accessible again.
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 Click "​Set"​ to change the permissions and you'll see the updated permissions! Click "​Set"​ to change the permissions and you'll see the updated permissions!
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_changepermissions2.png?​direct&600|}}+{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_changepermissions2.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
 You can click the '​folder'​ or '​file'​ to use the alternative menu for adjusting permissions too. You can click the '​folder'​ or '​file'​ to use the alternative menu for adjusting permissions too.
  
-{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_chang-permissions-alt.png?​direct&600|}}+{{:​control-panels:​directadmin:​da_chang-permissions-alt.png?​nolink&800|}}
  
control-panels/directadmin/how-to-use-file-manager.1562874630.txt.gz · Last modified: 2019/07/11 19:50 by Jonathan K. W.