How transfer files using FTP (File Transfer Protocol)
You will need access details such as (often referred to a session
- The server address, such as ftp.mywebsite.com
- Port: the default is 21
- User ID: a username
- Password: a user password
- If you have problems uploading, place a tick in Passive Mode
Note: the screenshot which gives an example of entering session details.
Once you have entered and saved the above details, click on the Name and then Connect. This will connect you to the web server.
You can then highlight and drag files from your computer to the web server. See the screenshot that shows dragging from the left pane (computer) to the right one (web server).