How to Use FTP Client? | What is FTP? FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. You can use it to remote and transfer any file from your localhost to your server easily. You can drag and drop it. If your internet connection failed during transferring files, you could continue it without to start from the earlier. It is excellent to use it if you want to transfer a huge file to the server.

Most popular FTPs are, FileZilla, CuteFTP, CyberDuck, and WinSCP. But, my favorite FTP is WinSCP. So, overall in this tutorial, I will use WinSCP as my FTP client.

Because of this tutorial so long and pack, I will make jumps link for you to go to directly to the point you search.

How to Use FTP Client – Complete Guide

Before we start, please download WinSCP first here.

Tutorial 1: How to login to FTP

Step 1: You must get your credentials login from web hosting provider.


[1] – Enter your hostname here. You also can use IP address for the server.

[2] – This is the port to connect to your server through. For standard FTP you will use port 21.

[3] – Same as your cPanel username.

[4] – Same as your cPanel password.

After that, click the login button. Now, you have been successful log into your directory.

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