This document is a basic tutorial for remotely connecting to the department's servers via FileZilla.

How to Download FileZilla in windows?

1. Download FileZilla.

2. Install the application.

How to connect to the server via FileZilla? 

1. Once you have the FileZilla client downloaded and activated on your computer, enter to the upper fields:

  • Host: sftp:// + the domain name or IP of the server. For example, s
  • Username: your TSC username
  • Password: your TSC password 
  • Port: the server port

2. Then, to connect, press on Quickconnect.

The first time, you will have to save the password. 

You will be connected to your hosting account and on the right side of the FTP client window, you will see a list of all the files and folders on your account.

How to upload files to the server via FileZilla? 

Select one or more files from the left side panel (your computer) to be uploaded and right click on them. From the menu that shows up, click on Upload.


The transfer will automatically be initiated. Wait for the upload to complete, after which the uploading of these files will be logged in the Successful Transfers tab at the bottom panel.

How to download files to the server via FileZilla? 

On the left side panel, navigate to the location on your computer where you want to download the files. On the right side panel, navigate to the folder on your hosting account from where you want to download the files and select the ones you want to download. Right-click on them and choose Download.

The download of the files will begin automatically. Once it is completed, you will see the downloaded files on the desired folder on your computer.