How to create FTP account on cPanel

To create an additional FTP account on cPanel, follow these steps:

  1. Login to cPanel directly or from client area (One Portal)
  2. Look for FTP Accounts

  3. Fill the form as explained below

    A. Enter a username
    B. Enter a strong password (or use password generator)
    C. Enter the password Again
    D. Type the folder path where you want this FTP account to have control over. To allow a full site control, leave this empty. To specify a folder, start with public_html/ then Folder Name/Folder Path
    E. Enter the account storage limit in Megabytes or select Unlimited
    F. Click Create FTP Account

Note: You can also use your cPanel login information with FTP. public_html is the only public folder on your hosting account.

  • FTP, cpanel
  • 385 Users Found This Useful
Was this answer helpful?

Related Articles

How to access WHM?

We provide WHM access only to our customers on Reseller hosting, Cloud/VPS Hosting and Dedicated...

Can i use phpMyAdmin outside cPanel?

The phpMyAdmin tool available in cPanel is bundled with it and can be used only if you are...

What is an Inode or File Usage indicator in cPanel?

An inode is a record in a disk table, which contains information about a file or folder such as...

How to reduce the number of inodes my account uses?

The number of inodes equals the total number of files and folders on your web hosting account. In...

How to access cPanel?

1) Note: This point is for shared hosting customers!You can access cPanel from Customer Area...