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How to setup FileZilla

If you are getting a similar error TLS... Error: Received certificate chain could not be verified. Verification status is 66. Error:    Could not connect to server, that means that you need to configure your Filezilla connection properly. For more details please follow the steps as described below.


HOW TO SETUP FILEZILLA:


1. Once you’ve downloaded and installed FileZilla, launch the program.



2. Navigate to the File tab > Site Manager menu:




3. Click on New Site to configure a new connection: 


FTP settings are:
Host: ftpes://server your account is hosted on
Port: 21
Protocol: FTP 
Encryption: Require explicit FTP over TLS
Logon Type: Normal 
User: your cPanel username or full FTP account username
Password: your cPanel password or FTP account password





4. Once the basic settings are configured, switch to the tab Transfer Settings. Make sure that:

Transfer mode: set to Passive
Limit number of simultaneous connections: checked 
Maximum number of connections: set to 1 




5. Once done, click on Connect

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