In this article we are going to explain how the File Manager of cPanel.
Is much faster than FTP, since it allows working with compressed .zip files. An example could be uploading by FTP the thousands of files that a Joomla! Has, or compressing those files into a single file in .zip format, uploading it, and unzipping it. The time savings can be more than half an hour.
As can be seen in the following screenshot:
You have many options related to file management of a hosting. While in other systems that are used it is not possible to use compressed files and it is difficult to change permissions (Users who have been in hostings with Plesk and similar applications unfortunately suffer from these difficulties), in cPanel file management is very intuitive and easy.
CPanel File Manager Video: