How to Download Files from your Seedbox using FTP Access?
How to Download Files from your Seedbox using FTP Access. This guide will help you understand that how you can download your files from your Seedbox using FTP Access. Our Seedbox comes with multiple options for downloading files. Like you can download files using FTP, HTTP and what not. This guide is for FTP ACCESS Only. For other methods, you can click the links below.
This guide is for only our Seedbox, as our Seedbox comes with a Special Seedbox Control Panel designed for our server only, and is optimized with our clients in mind.
Our Seedbox comes with 2 modes, FTP & SFTP. FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol, and SFTP stands for Secure File Transfer Protocol. As the name suggests, SFTP is much secure than FTP, however, it is slow too, due to encryption.
You need to use a FTP software like Filezilla, there are many other software on the market, but Filezilla is one of the best and free to use.
Steps to Download files from Filezilla.
- Filezilla login details are same as of Seedbox. Port is 21 for FTP & 22 for SFTP.
- Login to Filezilla using port 21 or 22. (Considering you already bought one of our 100mbps Seedbox, High Storage Seedbox or 1GBPS Seedbox & Linux VPS.)
- After Login, all your files are stored in /downloads/.
- Here, you will see List of all the torrents you have in ruTorrent, Deluge or SABnzb.
- Once you click Select the folder/file you want to download, Right Click and then press Download. It will be downloaded to the location selected on the left window of Filezilla.
- Bous Tip: You can download complete folders & files using this method.
This is a bit harder method than HTTP, However, it is more convenient once set.
- Can Pre-Set all the credentials, so you can connect easily using FTP Manager in Filezilla.
- Easy to navigate.
- SFTP is much more secured.
- Can download multiple files/folders at once.
- SFTP can be slower due to encryption.
- FTP is less secured but SFTP makes it up with encryption.
- You have to trade between speed and security.
There are a few more methods to download files from the Seedbox, You can click the following links to access and see them.