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 Changing file and folder permissions

Most FTP clients provide the option to change file / folder permissions, a.k.a. attributes. For example, setting a file or folder permission in FileZilla is very easy. Select a file, then...

 Changing FTP password

You can change the FTP password for an FTP account from your cPanel > FTP Accounts > Change Password (next to the account whose password you with to change).

 Creating Symbolic links

The FTP service does not support creation of symbolic links.The only way you can create a symbolic link is by setting a one-time cron job in cPanel with the UNIX syntax for creating symbolic...

 How to upload files for an add-on domain

You have to upload the files for an addon domain to its webroot directory. When creating a new addon domain you are asked to specify its webroot directory. If you are not certain which it is...

 Secure FTP connection

If you need a secure FTP connection over SSL, you should use the FTPES protocol (FTP over explicit TLS/SSL). Unlike FTPS (FTP over implicit TLS/SSL), which directly establishes a secure...

 Setup an FTP disk on Windows 7

Summary Windows will allow you to setup a Network Folder via FTP, this will act like a local hard drive or flash drive and allow you to drag and drop file and folders between the server and your...

 Using FTP client

Instructions for using FTP clients vary, depending on which client you wish to use. We recommend FileZilla, which has a very intuitive interface and is freely distributed. You can check...