How to login FTP account created via cPanel in WinSCP? [STEP BY STEP]☑️
Today in this tutorial you will learn how to login FTP account created via cpanel in WinSCP. So let us begin this blog by first creating an FTP Account in cPanel. But before getting started let us quick watch this short video on How to login FTP account created via cPanel in WinSCP embedded below.
Video Tutorial– How to login FTP account created via cPanel in WinSCP
Follow the steps below to create an FTP account in cPanel:
Step::1 Login to your cPanel account
Step::2 Go to Files section, Click on FTP Accounts
Step::3 In the Add FTP Account section, fill in the fields as needed Log in:
FTP Username like “newuser” (without the quotes and spaces)
Password: (Enter new FTP Password or generate a new password by clicking on the “Password Generator” button)
Directory: If you would like to allow access to the entire /public_html folder, enter “public_html” or modify folder path to a unique path like “public_html/newuser”
Step::4 Click on Create FTP Account (Note down the FTP Credentials)
Hence you have successfully created FTP account in cPanel and now it’s time to know how to log into FTP account created via cPanel in WinSCP.
Step::5 Start WinSCP. Login Dialog will appear.
Step::6 Select your File protocol and choose FTP
Step::7 Enter your hostname to Host name field or else enter your domain name, username to User name and password to Password (Use the same username and password which you used to create FTP account in cPanel)
Step::8 You may want to save your session details to a site so you do not need to type them in every time you want to connect. Press Save button and type site name.
Step::9 Press Login to connect. That’s all!!
Now once it is successfully logged in you will see the remote files on the right side of the window . On the left side are your local files. You can easily drag and drop from left to right and vice-versa.
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