How to Install and Set up The FTP Server On Your Own VPS Server?

How to Install and Set up The FTP Server On Your Own VPS Server?

In this guide, we mainly talk about how to install and set up the FTP server on a VPS server. Here, we take FileZilla as an example, which is one of the best FTP clients.

Install FileZilla server

(1). Run the FileZilla server installation.
Install FileZilla server 1
(2). Click on [next] to move on next step.
Install FileZilla server 2
(3). Choose a path to save your FTP server.
Install FileZilla server 3
(4). Please choose [Install as service, started with Windows (default)], then click the [next] menu.
Install FileZilla server 4
(5). Install your FTP server.
Install FileZilla server 5
(6). Run your FTP server, not: you can set the password and port by yourself on FTP manage page.
Install FileZilla server 6

Set up your own groups

(1). Login to your FTP server, click on the [Edit]-->[Groups] to move to the next step.
Set up your own groups 1
(2). Add a group with a special name.
Set up your own groups 2
(3). Click on the [Share folder], and select a folder which you want.
Set up your own groups 3
(4). Set as home dir.
Set up your own groups 4

Set up your own FTP user

(1). Login to your FTP server, click on the [Edit]-->[User]to move to the next step.
Set up your own FTP user 1
(2). Add a user, and input the name you want.
Set up your own FTP user 2
(3). Set the password.
Set up your own FTP user 3
(4). Add the path and folders you want.
Set up your own FTP user 4
(5). Change the permissions.
Set up your own FTP user 5
Now, you can use the FTP client to login your FTP accounts.
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