ftp connection iin windows server 2008

Posted on 2011-04-29
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
want to allow a user ftp access to one folder of a website
Question by:rgb192
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    Install fillezilla:
    It has great support, just create a new user, define the home dir for that user and make sure your firewall is open for ports 21.
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    Are you trying to configure this on server 2008 and the client or just the server?
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    Assuming that you have install the MS-FTP on your server,follow the below steps
    Create the user under manage >> assign the needed group IIS_IUSR >> go to IIS >> under default ftp site >> Create the virtual directory to the location as per your requirement >> assign the permission >> done

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    >>Assuming that you have install the MS-FTP on your server,follow the below steps
    how can i tell, or install

    >>Assuming that you have install the MS-FTP on your server,follow the below steps
    I want a user to be able to use their own ftp program from their own computer to connect

    >>Assuming that you have install the MS-FTP on your server,follow the below steps
    I have root access (rdp) to windows server 2008
    I dont want to use a third party program.
    Is there something already in iis7 that I can enable
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    by: and  has all you need about ftp authentication too

    ftp is a feature set of iis and is enabled in the iis role

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