Changing Secure FTP (SFTP) Server in FileZilla

 Using Secure FTP (SFTP) in FileZilla

Instructions for Changing the Secure FTP (SFTP) Server in FileZilla

  • Start FileZilla, and from the File menu choose "Site Manager…"

    1. Under My Sites select your site definition, and in the "Host:" box change the name to

  • Click on the "Connect" button to test your SFTP connection
  • Type in your password and click "OK"

Image of password dialog box


  1. When connecting to a new host for the first time, or if you change the host name, you will receive the following:

    Figure 5

    Click "OK" to complete the connection.

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Having problems connecting? Contact the UNH IT Service Desk at 862-4242, or contact Web Solutions.

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