Do you backup user data?

On Free Hosting, Kind TechGroup maintains SERVER-WIDE backups only, which means not possible for restoring a single account, file, database or other data out of an individual account as the backups are intended solely for the restoration of entire Kind TechGroup free hosting servers in the event of a catastrophe. (c) You must implement and maintain your …

How do I CHMOD files?

CHMOD or CHange MODe is a manner of changing permissions on files or directories, for how to do this please refer to your respective service area for in-depth information as there are multiple methods for how to accomplish this action. To learn more, Ask the Community >>

Can I zip/unzip files on the free hosting?

Unfortunately, zipping/unzipping files in the online file manager on our free hosting service is not available in the meantime. Alternatively, you can use the web-based client found at To learn more, Ask the Community >>

What file types are supported?

Our free hosting service supports most file types with the exception of executable files and key multimedia and some archival file types due to abuse. To learn more, Ask the Community >>

Changing File or Directory Permissions via File Manager

To change File or Directory Permissions, do the following instructions: Click the small checkbox next to each file/directory you want to CHMOD Select CHMOD from the Actions menu Use Set All Permissions to set the same permissions for every directory/file OR individually  set the permissions on a file by file, directory by directory basis using the checkboxes Click the …

Upload Multiple Files via File Manager on your hosting account

To Upload Multiple Files via File Manager, do the following instructions: Open the directory you want to upload data into by clicking its name Select Upload from the Actions menu Under Archives on the right click the Choose… button Find the archive (eg. ZIP, TAR.GZ, TGZ, GZ) you wish to upload from the popup on your computer Click OK or …

Manage Files via File Manager on your hosting account

Manage Files via File Manager is the most convenient way to do when managing files on your hosting account. Using the File Manager on your hosting account also known as Online File Manager via your vPanel or your account’s control panel is very easy to do and requires only logging into your VistaPanel. (c) To learn …