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  • Quick way to install File server (FileZilla)


    Here is the quick way to install the FileZilla File server on your clean windows system to that you can access your server using FTP and upload the contents on it.

    There are any control panels which provides the FTP server inbuilt but they are paid, so here is to FREE solution for it
    Download the FileZilla server :
    Double Click to Install
    Click "I Agree"
    Keep Standard installation type
    Click Next
    Keep the default installation path
    Click Next
    Keep Start-up method keep default "install as service, started with windows (Default)"
    Keep the default port 14147
    Click Next
    Select when you want fileZila server to start up
    keep default
    start if users login, apply to all users (default)
    Start interface after setup completes
    Click on Install
    After finishing the setup

    This will Finish your FileZilla Setup
    Use the following configuration to connect to your FTP server
    Server Address 
    Port 14147
    Administrator password

    Add filezilla user

    1. press «WINDOWS» + «R»; "Run" dialog appears
    2. type in "lusrmgr.msc" and hit «ENTER»; "Local Users and Groups" MMC Console appears
    3. navigate to "Users" folder, right click to white space and select "New User" from popup menu; "New User" dialog appears.
    4. fill-in the dialog like this:
    * user name "filezilla"
    * type in password (this is required)
    * uncheck "User must change password at next logon",
    * check "Password never expires"
    * check "User cannot change password"
    * uncheck "Account is disabled"
    5. click "Create"; "filezilla" user is created
    6. right click "filezilla" user and select "Properties"; "Properties" dialog appears
    7. double check on the "Member Of" that only user group this account belongs to, is "Users"
    8. click "OK"; dialog closes
    9. close "Local Users and Groups" window

    Silvester J