What is FileZilla?
FileZilla is powerful and free software which you can use for transferring the files over the internet. It is world-widely known FTP client which is being used by the webmasters from all over the world.
One of the main benefits of it is that this application is user-friendly and you can simply download, upload as well as manage the files and folders. This software provides the security solutions. It helps in encrypting and protecting your data while connecting to the server. Here you can download.
Features of FileZilla
- User-friendly and easy for using
- Supports FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS and the SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP)
- It is available for Linux, Windows, Mac OS X and many other devices
- It supports multi-language
- Supports transfer and resume of the large files
- It supports drag and drops
- It also can adjust the transfer speed limits
- Filters of the filename
- Directory comparison
- Network configuration wizard
- File edit by the remote
- Option of keep-alive
- Logging to the file
- Browsing of the synchronized directory
- Remote file search
Installation of the FileZilla
There are main three popular operating systems: Windows, Mac OS, and Linux. In these three systems, it can be installed very easily.
Before moving towards the installation of it, download the corresponding package form the Download section.
FileZilla installation on the Windows
Installing the it on the windows can be very simple. First of all, log in your Windows software with the administrator account. When you download the correct package (the .exe extension package is recommended), click on it.
After clicking, there will be a License Agreement appeared on the screen.
Press on the “I Agree” button.
On another screen, you should choose either every user of the OS can work with only for the admin account or with the FTP client.
Click “Next” for proceeding.
Click on the component which you are willing to install. After that, Click on the “Next” button when you are ready. You will reach to the next window.
Next window will let you set the destination folder for the installation of the FileZilla. Choose the folder which you like and click on the “Next” button. After that, choose the “Start Menu Folder” and click on the “Install” button.
The installation will finish within a few minutes. After all, you can leave the Start it now and clecked and click on the “Finish” button. This will open your FileZilla FTP client.
FileZilla installation on the Linux
In Linux, on the very famous Linux distributions it can be installed i.e.Ubuntu and Fedora. These both distributions let the FileZilla software to be installed by their package managers.
For installing in Ubuntu, open in the terminal window, log as a log root user and follow the following commands:
“apt-get install FileZilla”
You will be asked whether you want to continue with the installation or not. If you wanna install, type “Y” and click on the “Enter” key of your keyboard.
This will make your installation complete.
In your Applications>Internet menu, you can find the software. Installing of it on a computer with the Fedora distribution is almost similar.
But for installing the software, firstly you will need to install the RPM Fusion repository.
After that, execute the below-given command in the terminal window as the root user:
“yum -y install FileZilla”
FileZilla installation on the Mac OS
Usually, you can install the FileZilla software on a Mac OS in several steps. But first, you will need to download the it installation package from the official website of the application.
When you enter the above URL, click on the file designated for the processor which is in your computer.
In that case, the installation will not automatically start. Search for the FileZilla (version number)_tar.bz2 file and click on it.
Follow the instruction of the installation. It will ask you to agree with the general public license of the FileZilla. Choose the option and locates for your files of it.
After completing the last step, click on the “Install” button for installing FileZilla on your computer. Once you complete the installation, click on the “Close” button.
For downloading FileZilla, click HERE