Meet the Guide Editor
Ftp Server Contributors

Your Guide to FTP Servers

location-ftp-iconFTP, or File Transfer Protocol, is used to copy files from one PC to another, usually over the internet. In order to host files a FTP server is required. There are many FTP servers available, including Microsoft's IIS server, Filezilla, Apache and more. Setting up your own FTP server is usually quite easy, and this guide will show you how to start sharing files over the internet and across your LAN using both Windows and Linux. You will also find information on some of the FTP clients that are available, as well as tips on how to use them.

Latest Articles on Ftp Server
Demystifying FTP: A Simple Way to Transfer Content

FTP is a great technology, which is surprisingly not leveraged to its maximum potential. Lots of people are frightened off by the associated jargon, little realizing using FTP could...

AndFTP for Google Android: Manage Your FTP Connections with Your Mobile

Whether you need to set file permissions, browse files or upload and download files to your FTP server, the AndFTP application for Google Android can provide the functionality you need...

Tricks and Effects using a Webcam

Using a webcam can be a fun and exciting way to communicate online. This article lists some tricks and effects that can be done to enhance the capabilities of your webcam....

NTI CD & DVD Maker 7 - Handles the Basics But Don't Expect Any Frills

NTI CD & DVD Maker provides a quick and easy way to create data, audio, video, and picture discs. Most of the software uses a split window, drag-and-drop interface, which makes...

Most Popular Articles on Ftp Server
  •  
    Graphical FTP Server Software for Linux

    Linux FTP servers are configured with text files and don't include graphical configuration interfaces. However, there are convenient third-party configuration programs for every popular Linux FTP server...

  •  
    Creating Your Own FTP Server on Windows XP Professional

    Ever questioned how files are shared over a network? It is done with File Transfer Protocol (FTP). Let’s find out how you can set up your own FTP Server on a Windows XP system for sharing...

  •  
    FTP Server Software for Linux

    There are many different FTP server software programs for Linux, most of which are included in your distributions software repositories. Different FTP servers have different strengths, weaknesses and design...

  •  
    Installing and Running an FTP Server on a Small Business Server

    How to install, configure and test FTP on Small Business Server 2003....

  •  
    Using PGP Encryption on a FTP Site

    Ever had to provide a copy of a confidential file to another organization? Have you ever used some encryption program like PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) and then emailed the file? What if the...

More About Ftp Server
Graphical FTP Server Software for Linux

Linux FTP servers are configured with text files and don't include graphical configuration interfaces. However, there are convenient third-party configuration programs for every...

What is FTP?

This article gives a brief introduction to the File Transfer Protocol, or FTP. It is essential that everyone building a web site knows what FTP is and knows how to use FTP. To find...