Useful tips

How do I setup an FTP Server on Windows Server?

How do I setup an FTP Server on Windows Server?

Navigate to Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Server Manager. In the Windows Server Manager, go to Roles node, and expand Web Server (IIS). Right-click on Web Server (IIS), and click on Add Role Services. In the Add Role Services window, go to Roles Services, and check FTP Server.

How do I create an FTP site in IIS?

To add an FTP site

  1. Open IIS Manager.
  2. In the Connections pane, expand the server node and click the Sites node.
  3. In the Actions pane, click Add FTP Site to open the Add FTP Site wizard.
  4. On the Site Information page, in the FTP site name box, type a unique friendly name for the FTP site.

How do I setup multiple FTP sites?

Step 2: Use the FTP Site Wizard to Create the Second FTP Site

  1. Open the Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.
  2. Right-click the Sites node in the tree and click Add FTP Site, or click Add FTP Site in the Actions pane.
  3. When the Add FTP Site wizard appears:
  4. On the next page of the wizard:

How do I setup a private FTP site?

Setting up an FTP site

  1. Open Control Panel.
  2. Click on System and Security.
  3. Click on Administrative Tools.
  4. Double-click the Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager shortcut.
  5. On the “Connections” pane, right-click Sites, and select the Add FTP Site option.

How to install FTP service on Windows Server 2008?

Install the FTP service on Windows Server 2008. On the Start menu, click Administrative Tools, and then click Server Manager. In the Server Manager Pane, in the Roles Summary section, click Web Server (IIS). In the Web Server (IIS) section, click Add Role Services. Under Role services, select FTP Publishing Service.

How to create a FTP site on a Windows Server?

Creating an FTP site on a Windows server. Open IIS Manager. Right-click on Sites and select Add FTP Site from the menu. Enter the site name and path to the directory. Next, select your IP address in the drop-down list.

How to set up FTP server in IIS Manager?

To configure permissions in IIS Manager, expand the hierarchical structure of your ftp server. Using the right mouse button, open the Windows virtual directory menu and select Edit Permission.

How do I add a user to my FTP server?

Open Computer Management. In the menu on the right, select Groups. Use the right mouse button to create a new group (New Group). In the window that opens, enter the name of the group, a description if necessary. To add a user, click Add.