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Created 17 Apr 2008
Modified 12 Mar 2013

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How To setup a secure FTP connection

Goal
To setup a secure FTP connection over TLS to a server.

How To

  1. Go to menu: File -> New Connection
    The Quick Connect dialog opens
  2. Select FTPS (Explicit) in the Protocol selection
  3. Enter the Host name. e.g. ftp.myhost.com
  4. Enter the Username and Password which have been provided to you. If you do not have this information please contact your web hosting provider.
  5. Click OK to connect to the server

 

Keywords
hippa, secure, encrypted, safe