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A guide to use FileZilla to access data from syr.edu

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About FileZilla

Where to get ?

FileZilla is a free/Open Source FTP solution. Both a client and a server are available.
You can get it at FileZilla website

Using it while connected to AOX

  • Start FileZilla.
  • In Host insert the link from which you want to access the data. Change the link from http to sftp as shown in image
  • Use your SU NetID and Password
  • In "Port" insert 22. Just hover the mouse around port and FileZilla will suggest port for sftp, which is 22
  • Click Quickconnect
  • If you see the Unknown Host key warning you can ignore it and click OK.
  • When you click OK, you will connect to remote site.
  • Just drag the folder from Remote Site to location where you want to store data.

Using it while connected to other network

  • While not connected to AOX, you can still use FileZilla. But you should be fist connected to SURA
  • Once you are connected through SURA, the remaining procedure is same as above.

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