We do provide Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) access with our Premium and above hosting packages. SFTP provides a completely secure file transfer from your local computer to your website’s server.

Step 1 - Enabling SSH

Open Hosting → ManageSSH Access:

And enable access:

Step 2 - Connecting

You can easily connect to SFTP by following one of the options below:

Option 1 - Direct access

Open FileZilla:

Set the configuration you got from SSH Access section:

  • Host: FTP IP from SSH Access section (for example sftp://185.185.185.185)
  • User: FTP Username
  • Port: 21

Click on Quickconnect - and you will be connected to FTP server 😊

Option 2 - Site manager

Unlike Direct access, with Site Manager you are able to save your previous connection details, as well as change encryption type.

Open Site Manager in FileZilla:

Click New Site:

Select SFTP connection:

Set the configuration you got from SSH Access section:

  • Protocol: SFTP - SSH File Transfer Protocol
  • Host: FTP IP from FTP Accounts section (for example, 185.185.185.185)
  • Port: 65002
  • Logon type: Normal
  • User: FTP Username

Click on Connect - and you will be connected to FTP server 😊

That’s it! Now you know how to connect to your account via SFTP.

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