Archive for the ‘Ftp’ Category

How to enable the passive port range for Pure-FTPd?

cPanel, Ftp 7.3.2015 No Comments

To enable the passive port range for Pure-FTPd, perform the following via the command line as the root user: Open the /etc/pure-ftpd.conf configuration file in your preferred text editor. Remove the comment (#) from the beginning of the line which contains the PassivePortRange option. Change that line to the following: 1 PassivePortRange 49152 65534 Save…

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How to limit the FTP connections from the IP address (pure-FTP)

Ftp 7.3.2015 No Comments

In case you need to restrict FTP connections from any IP, you can do that but the default the limit is 8. It is not recommended to increase the limit of 8, for security reasons. Follow steps as # Maximum number of sim clients with the same IP address MaxClientsPerIP 8 1.Open pure-FTP configuration file using…

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How To Change the FTP user path in cPanel

cPanel, Ftp 7.3.2015 No Comments

cPanel does not allow you to change the FTP path for main account or sub accounts, but you can change it from the FTP user configuration file. By default, the cPanel user has a file in /etc/proftpd (even if you use pure-ftp the location is same) /etc/proftpd contains a file for each of the accounts…

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Solved – Error: 530 Login authentication failed

Ftp 7.3.2015 No Comments

You can receive this error even if you are using correct FTP login details. Cause : The ftp passwords and cpanel passwords are stored in separate locations and sometimes the ftp passwords wont get updated when you update cpanel passwords. Resolution: You can resolve this issue by following steps in WHM as 1. Switch FTP…

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Solved – Error: 421 Sorry, cleartext sessions are not accepted on this server

Ftp 7.3.2015 No Comments

The error reports because the FTP SSL encryption settings are incorrect while connection. Please use following settings into your FTP client as (Options in Filezilla) Main >> Service Configuration >> FTP Server Configuration TLS Encryption Support >> “optional” Settings: Host: domain name or server Ip Port : 21 Server Type : FTPES -FTP over explicit…

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