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 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 Upload the Index File to Your Website via FileZilla
You can follow this tutorial to upload the files to your hosting account. Open 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. Make sure that you are inside the public_html folder, if not then double click on it to go to the public_html folder. Under Local Site in FileZilla, open the directory where your website files are located. Right-click on your index file and choose Upload. You can view the progress of the upload in FileZilla.
How to Create an FTP Account in cPanel
You can access the FTP account using the cPanel 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 cPanel account. In the Files section, click on FTP Accounts. Under Add FTP Account, fill in the following details: Log in: Enter an FTP Username such as new-user (without space). Password: Enter your new password or use a password generator. Directory: For granting access to the entire directory of /public_html, enter public_html or change the directory path to a sub-directory such as public_html/new-user. An FTP user doesn’t have access outside the specified directory. Quota: Specify the quota in numerical words or choose unlimited. Click on Create FTP Account. You can now access your new FTP account from the FTP client. The details are given below.
How to Delete an FTP User Account From cPanel
If you want to delete an FTP account, you can accomplish it by following this tutorial. Log in to your cPanel account. In the Files section, click on FTP Accounts. Under the FTP Accounts list, choose Delete. Click on Delete once again to confirm and remove the FTP account. Warning: Do not use the Delete the Users Home Directory option. Otherwise, the data inside your FTP user account will also be deleted and will become unrecoverable unless you restore it with a backup.