Using WS_FTP for File Transfer

Installation of FileZilla Client

Configuration of FileZilla Client

How to install the FileZilla Client

Step 1:
Navigate to the following address. The link is to the direct file download so your computer will prompt you before continuing. Click the option to continue and then save the file.
https://filezilla-project.org/download.php?show_all=1
Choose the first link

FileZilla download link

Step 2:
Run the file you downloaded in the previous step. Accept the license agreement to continue.

License Agreement

Step 3:

Accepts all of the program defaults 

Installation DefaultInstallation DefaultInstallation DefaultInstallation DefaultInstallation Default

Step 4.
Click Finish to complete the installation of the FileZilla Client.

Configuration of the FileZilla Client

Step 1:

Open FileZilla and go to the Site Manager in the top left corner

Sites

Step 2:

Click on the New Site button to fill in the information for brain.uccs.edu

New Site

Step 3:

Insert the following information:

On the left side:
Under "My Sites" name the site "brain.uccs.edu"

On the right side:
In the "Host" field enter "brain.uccs.edu"

  • Change the Protocol to "SFTP - SSH File Transfer Protocol"
  • Change the "Logon Type" to "Ask for password"In the "User" field enter your username
  • Leave the rest blank and press "OK"

Configurations

Step 4:

To access brain.uccs.edu go to the arrow to the right of the Site Manager. A menu will drop down with the brain.uccs.edu option listed. Click on brain.

Step 5:

Provide your password in the popup box.

Password Box