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Setting Up FileZilla for the First Time

WARNING: is a legacy server.  The old web pages are deprecated.  DO NOT continue to point to web pages at  DO NOT continue to update web pages here.

  • Create a new profile: Click File > Site Manager.



  • Under the General tab, make sure the following settings are correct: Host is "" *; Port is 22; Protocol is "SFTP - SSH File Transfer Protocol" * and that the Logon Type is "Ask for Password" *. Where the fields prompt you for your account information, fill it in.

Filezilla Connect


  • Under the advanced tab, leave the Remote Directory field blank.

Filezilla Remote path


  • Click connect, and you will be prompted to give your password.

Filezilla password

  • If you successfully connected, your screen will look something like this.

Filezilla login


  • To disconnect, click the disconnect button on the toolbar, and your screen will look something like this.

Filezilla disconnect

Keywords:Filezilla,, RUF, legacy, deprecated   Doc ID:74285
Owner:DeletedDoc U.Group:Rice University
Created:2017-06-23 13:04 CDTUpdated:2023-03-14 23:39 CDT
Sites:Rice University
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