How to Install Filezilla Client on Windows
Installing the FileZilla FTP Client on Windows OS is easy. Just follow this tutorial. Download the Filezilla FTP Client Installer file for your Windows OS. Double click to Run the FileZilla FTP Setup File. If it shows a security warning, please read and accept it. Then click on Run. The FileZilla Client will show a License Agreement. Please, read it and accept the agreement to install the FileZilla Client on your computer. Click on Next until it shows the Install option. Then choose it. The installation usually completes in a few seconds. However, depending on the speed of your computer, it may take a little longer. Once it ends, confirm with Finish. Congratulations. You have successfully installed the FileZilla Client on your Windows operating system. Now you can start using it.
How to Create an FTP Account in Plesk
You can access the FTP account using the Plesk login details, which gives you full access to the home directory. However, if you want to create an FTP user account for a specific directory, you can create a separate FTP account. Log in to your Plesk account. Click on Websites & Domains from the Sidebar Menu. Under the list of Domain names, click on the appropriate domain. Under Files & Databases, click on FTP Access. Click on Add an FTP Account. Fill in the following details: FTP account name: Enter a name such as john. It will be used as an FTP username. Home directory: Click on the directory icon to select the appropriate directory. If you grant access to a sub-directory, the user will not access outside the assigned sub-directory. Password: Enter a password or click on Generate to generate one. Click Show to display the password and copy
How to Create or Delete a Directory Using FileZilla
You can create or remove a directory on your website using the FileZilla FTP Client. Open the FileZilla FTP Client. Enter your FTP host, username, and password. You can use your cPanel username and password as your FTP user and password. Then click on Quick Connect. Enter your domain name in the Host field, such as ftp.example.com or example.com. Now, should you wish to create a directory inside the public_html folder, open it by clicking twice on the public_html directory or any other directory where you want to create a new folder. Right-click on the empty space within the filename box and click on Create Directory in the context menu. Enter the directory name, such as images or any other directory name you want to create. Your newly-created directory will appear. Double-click on it to enter your newly-created directory. How to Delete or Remove a directory? Right-click on any directory
How to Change an FTP Account Password in Plesk
To change the main root FTP account, you have to change the password of your Plesk account. However, if you need to change the password of a specific FTP account, follow this instruction. Log in to your Plesk account. Click on Websites & Domains from the Sidebar Menu. Under the list of Domain names, click on the appropriate domain name. Under Files & Databases, click on FTP Access. Click on the appropriate FTP account. In the Password field, enter your new password or click on Generate to generate one. Click Show to copy the password. Confirm with OK.
How to Configure an FTP Backup in Plesk
Log in to your Plesk account. Go to Websites & Domains > Click on the Pull icon >> Choose Backup & Restore. Click on Remote Storage Settings. Click on FTP(S). Fill in the following details: – Make sure that Use FTP(S) storage is marked as enabled. – FTP server hostname or IP: Enter your FTP domain name or IP address. – Directory for backup files storage: Enter the path where your backup file will be stored, such as /backup. – FTP Username: Enter your FTP username. – FTP Password: Enter your FTP Password. – Use passive mode: We recommend that you either enable it or leave it as it is. – Use FTPS: You can checkmark it if your FTP server supports a TLS/Encryption. Click Apply. If it displays a success message, it means you have successfully configured an FTP(S) backup in your Plesk. You can now take a backup