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general:what-is-the-difference-between-ftp-and-sftp [2015/01/12 21:28]
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general:what-is-the-difference-between-ftp-and-sftp [2016/10/26 15:40] (current)
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-Essentially,​ **SFTP** is the preferred and more secure method.+Essentially,​ **SFTP** is the preferred and more secure method. For more on how to configure FileZilla you can read our guide [[software:​how-can-i-configure-filezilla-to-upload-files-via-sftp|here]].
  
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 cPanel "added FTP accounts"​ are not able to connect via SFTP, only FTP/​S. ​ For a cPanel account to connect to SFTP the account must have SSH access enabled. ​ At this time cPanel does not support creating sub-accounts for SFTP. cPanel "added FTP accounts"​ are not able to connect via SFTP, only FTP/​S. ​ For a cPanel account to connect to SFTP the account must have SSH access enabled. ​ At this time cPanel does not support creating sub-accounts for SFTP.
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general/what-is-the-difference-between-ftp-and-sftp.txt · Last modified: 2016/10/26 15:40 by mscherf