Configuring an SFTP client for your server

Inside of your server's files are many important options, such as the server.properties file which allows you to configure settings regarding your server, and the ability to upload any plugins or mods. In this article we will show you how to access your server files.


SFTP server information

  1. You will need to install FileZilla or WinSCP from their website. When installing it, make sure to click No to any advertisements or prompts for unwanted software.
  2. Inside your panel, go to the settings page. Here you can see your SFTP information, you will need this to connect with the server through FileZilla or WinSCP. See image below.

You will need the following information:

 

Setting up FileZilla (Go to next block for WinSCP)

  1. Open FilleZilla. On the top, you should see a 'Quick connect' bar.
  2. In the 'Host' box enter the Server Address from the gamepanel.
  3. Fill in your username from the gamepanel into 'Username'.
  4. Enter your gamepanel password into the 'Password' box.
  5. Click on Quickconnect.

Example:

 

Setting up WinSCP (Go to previous block for FileZilla)

  1. Set 'File protocol' to SFTP
  2. In the 'Host name' box enter the Server Address from the gamepanel.
  3. Change 22 to 2022.
  4. Fill in your username from the gamepanel into 'User name'.
  5. Enter your gamepanel password into the 'Password' box.
  6. Click on Login.


 
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