Learn How to Set Up FTP on Windows 10 in this Tutorial.

June 9, 2022 / Tutorials


FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. FTP is a standard network protocol for transferring computer files between a client and a server on a computer network. FTP is a simple technique to connect to a project if you don’t have full RDP access to the server.

FTP users can only access the folders that have been assigned to them, and they can control their environment to avoid mistakenly altering other users’ files and file structures on their projects.

In this tutorial, we’ll discuss on how to set up FTP on your Windows 10 computer.

Setting up an FTP server in Windows 10

Like earlier versions, Windows 10 comes with all of the required components, which enable it to run an FTP server.

Install an FTP server on your Windows 10 computer by following the steps below.

1. Open the Power User menu by pressing the Windows key + X keyboard shortcut and then selecting Programs and Features.

2. Select Turn Windows features on or off from the drop-down menu.

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3. Expand the Internet Information Services option and select FTP Server from the drop-down menu.

4. Check the FTP Extensibility option after expanding the FTP Server.

5. Select all of the default options in the Web Management Tools.

6. Select OK. The procedure of installation will start.

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7. Close the window by clicking on it.

In this way, you can easily setup FTP on Windows Computer. 


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