FTP is used as acronym for File Transfer Protocol. As the name sounds File transfer protocol, FTP is used to transfer the files between computers, account and desktop, or access online software. One thing should be kept in mind that many of FTP sites are used very heavily and thus requires several attempts before connecting.The ability to transfer files forward and backward makes FTP important for everyone.

How I can create a FTP account?

By following these simple steps, you can easily create FTP account:

  1. First, login into cPanel
  2. There choose “FTP Account
  3. Enter your “Username
  4. Enter your “Password
  5. Finally, choose the directory that you like them to have access to.

Note: If you leave the directory blank or enter ( /) this will give root access (/public_html) to every hosting file. Usually the path is public_html/ for the main/primary domain.