|Guide for beginners and administrators|
FTP. Secure FTP / FTP TLS. FileZilla.
Requirements on latest FTP Clients
Data required to access FTP
Common form of FTP addressing:
After the installation:
Start Site Manager from the menu (shortcut: Ctrl+S)
(The Site Manager Window)
Site manager allows you to create and manage your connections. You do not need to remember your login information.
To create a connection, choose New Site, fill in data given to you by the FTP administrator and save. Next time you start the program, you can just choose the connection shortcut from the list.
Example of a data transfer to an FTP server (Website update)
Connect to the remote FTP server and in the right part of the window, choose a folder to which you want to transfer files.
In the left part of the window, choose local computer and define what you want to transfer, then choose Upload.
If you want to transfer a file from the server, go to the left part of the window and choose where to save it and in the right part choose the files to download. After having mouse-clicked the marked files, choose Download.
Other ways to connect to FTP
Internet Explorer 5.xx a 6.xx
You can also run FTP in Windows Explorer
Internet Explorer 7.x (unofficial)
ftp.exe - Client run from the Windows command line
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