How To Manage Files From The WordPress Dashboard

How to manage files from the WordPress dashboard

Are you looking for a WordPress file manager like FTP? Here is a plugin that’s sure to help.  This file manager plugin can help you to edit WordPress themes, child themes, plugins, and other files from your dashboard. In this post, I will show how to quickly add the file manager in WordPress.

File Manager Plugin

First of all, you have to install and activate the File Manager plugin. The quick way of installing a WordPress plugin is to use the plugin search. 

Go to  Plugins » Add New inside your WordPress dashboard. You will see a page like the above screenshot.

Find the plugin by typing File Manager

Install and activate File Manager plugin.

After activation, you will see ‘WP File Manager’ in the WordPress admin sidebar. 

Click on WP File Manager. Now you will see your WordPress files and folders.

You will see the settings in the toolbar which is similar to the settings in an FTP client. It allows you to preview, edit, upload, download, and delete files or folders.

That’s it 👏👏

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