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How to set up an FTP account for your web hosting service

Here is how to set up an FTP account for your web hosting service at

Log into your account area

Go to the "FTP Accounts" section

Click "Add New FTP Account"

Enter a username for the new FTP account

Choose whether to assign the account to a specific domain/website or the main user account

Set the directory path where you want the FTP user to have access

Set a strong password for the FTP account

Review the settings and click "Create FTP Account"

Once created, you can use the FTP account credentials to upload, download, and manage files on your web hosting space via an FTP client like FileZilla. Here are some tips:
• Use a unique, strong password that combines letters, numbers, and symbols
• Limit the directory permissions to only what is needed for security
• Consider setting IP restrictions if you only plan to access FTP from certain locations
• For WordPress sites, create a separate FTP account just for that installation provides full FTP access so you can easily manage your website files and content.

Updated on: 19/04/2024

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