Knowledgebase: cPanel
How to Create an FTP Account in cPanel
Posted by on 11 May 2016 03:34 AM

To create an FTP account:

1.Log into cPanel

2.Click the FTP Accounts button in the Files section.

3.In the Login field
Enter the username you want to use; it will be combined with your primary domain name to create the full username. eg:- if you enter username test,your FTP username be

4.In the Password fields, enter a password which will be used to authenticate this FTP account.

5.In the Directory field,
When you create an FTP account, it is limited to the directory you set here. To give them full access to your file system, just enter a forward slash, like this: /
To give limited access to your website files to an FTP account, enter public_html. Or as you name the FTP account it will try to automatically restrict access to public_html/username

You can limit the amount of space an FTP user can use here, or set them to Unlimited.

7.Click Create FTP account button.

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