How to create a new FTP account

29 August 2017 / Published in: , from Ivan Messina
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Login to cPanel and from the file section click on FTP Account

cPanel FTP accounts

You will see a screen from which you can add your FTP account

cPanel create FTP account

To create your account fill the fields in the following way:

Log In: add your choosen username. the username for your FTP account will be [email protected]

Password: add a strong password or use the password generator

Directory: add a directory path if you want to limit permission for this account to only one subfolder

Quota: you can limit the disk space for this specific FTP account

Click on create FTP account to create the account. To connect to the server using FTP check this tutorial.