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Connect to your service with SFTP (FileZilla)

Welcome to SomethingHost!

In this tutorial you will learn how to easily connect to your service using the FileZilla client.

Get the FileZilla client here

Let's get you connected, copy your details from the "Remote access" page of your service page located at "Services > #ServiceID > Remote Access"

Copy all the details into FileZilla as shown here:

SFTP/SSH Access panel

FileZilla Quick Connect example

As you can see, we have changed our host address on FileZilla from just to sftp:// In order to connect with FileZilla to our SFTP servers, you have to add the prefix sftp:// before the host address.

That's it! You are now connected to your service and able to use FileZilla to transfer files.

FileZilla's window layout

Updated on: 28/12/2022

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