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Upload Entire Folder via cPanel File Manager

Discussion in 'Web Hosting' started by johnnyc9999, Mar 17, 2010.

  1. johnnyc9999

    johnnyc9999 Junior Member

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    Annoying question that I cant figure out. Im using cPanel File Manager v3 (thru Hostgator) and I want to upload files to my site.

    Now uploading FILES is no problem - just click upload and select the file i want.

    But I can't upload an entire FOLDER. I cant select a folder to upload because every time I double click on the Folder to select it to upload, it just drills down a level to the files contained within.

    Any ideas how to upload the entire folder?

    thanks in advance
     
  2. vette09

    vette09 Junior Member

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    use FTP. Both faster and easier. As far as I know that's the only way unless you manually create the folder on your server and then just upload the files into it.
     
  3. Remington

    Remington Regular Member

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    Make the folder into a zip file, upload that via cPanel, then unzip it via cPanel (I think they call it "extract") once it arrives.

    I do it that way a lot. For some reason it seems like less of a hassle than bothering to FTP. Plus, it uploads faster as a zip anyway.
     
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