How to Enable FTP Access in WHM?

Posted on December 7th, 2017

If you want to upload files to your website using FTP, you need to enable FTP settings on your server.

To enable FTP access from WHM, please follow the below-given steps:


1) Login to WHM interface.

2) Click on icon ‘Service Configuration’.

Enable FTP access


3) On the next page, click on the icon ‘FTP Server Selection’.

Enable FTP access


4) You can select Pure-FTPD or Pro-FTPD to enable FTP accounts.

Enable FTP access


5) Click the ‘Save’ button at the bottom of the page to activate your selection.


6) If you want to edit FTP server configuration to change the settings, navigate to Home »Service Configuration »FTP Server Configuration and modify the settings.

Enable FTP access


7) Click the ‘Save’ button to change the settings.


If you need any further help please do reach our support department.



6 Responses to “How to Enable FTP Access in WHM?”

  1. Amit says:

    How i will get the FTP link after enabling the FTP on WHM.

    i will be needing link like below



  2. Rubb says:

    How do I know the user and password?

  3. Thomas McKee says:

    Using Filezilla, I get the following error:

    Status: Connection attempt failed with “ETIMEDOUT – Connection attempt timed out”.

  4. raul says:

    hi,after enable ftp server, where create user and password

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