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Learn to Establish an FTP Connection to Your Hosting Account

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If you want to connect your hosting account, you will need your FTP login details. To get your FTP login details go to your Client Area ->My Accounts at the Information & Settings page. Your main FTP login details are similar to your cPanel username and password.

You will need the below details:

  • FTP Hostname – It is the hosting server name.
  • FTP Username – Your cPanel username and main FTP username are the same.
  • FTP Password – Use your cPanel password.
  • The FTP port – The FTP port is by default set to 21.

New FTP users can also be created in cPanel, under FTP Accounts.

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