FAQ - Setting up and accessing FTPWhat is the required information for an FTP connection?
You will need the following information to make an FTP connection:
- FTP Hostname (this is the same as your domain name)
How do I create a new FTP account?
Note: Not all accounts may come with this feature.
- Log in to the Hosting Control Panel at http://yourdomain.com/cpanel using your Control Panel Username and Password.
- Under 'Files', click on 'FTP Accounts' to create or manage FTP accounts
Which FTP program should I use?
There are many easy to use FTP programs available for purchase or as freeware.
Some of the commonly used programs are:*
FileZilla is a powerful FTP-client for Microsoft Windows operating systems. It has been designed for ease of use and with support for as many features as possible, while still being fast and reliable.
This application simplifies FTP by offering a user-friendly Windows interface instead of a cumbersome command-line utility. CuteFTP gives novice PC users the ability to upload, download, and edit files on remote FTP servers around the world.
WS_FTP Professional, is a very popular FTP client, securely transfers files with lightning fast transfer speed, industry leading security and time saving automation features.
* This list is suggestive and not comprehensive. Aware Consultants does not endorse the use of any of the mentioned software.