Xftp Tutorial

Uploading files to a remote host

Last modified: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 10:26 PM

If an SFTP or FTP connection is established, you can upload files. There are various ways to upload files or folders to the remote computer.

To upload files with menu:

  1. Select files to upload in the Local Folder window. 
  2. Place a Remote Folder tab on either side of the Local Folder tab.
  3. Choose one of the following three options:
    • On the Commands menu, click Transfer. And then, from the Destination dialog box, select the destination folder.
    • From the menu opened by the right-click in the Local Folder window, click Transfer. And then, from the Destination dialog box, select the destination folder.
    • On the Toolbar, click Transfer Left or Transfer Right.

To upload files with drag and drop:

  1. Select files to upload in the Local Folder window.
  2. Drag the selected files and drop them onto the Remote Folder window.

Note: You can also drag files from the Windows Explorer and drop them onto the Remote Folder window.

To upload files with copy and paste:

  1. Select files to upload in the Local Folder window.
  2. Choose one of the following three options:
    • On the Edit menu, click Copy.
    • From the menu opened by the right-click in the Local Folder window, click Copy.
    • On the Toolbar, click Copy.
  3. Click the Remote Folder window.
  4. Choose one of the following three options:
    • On the Edit menu, click Paste.
    • From the menu opened by the right-click in the Remote Folder window, click Paste.
    • On the Toolbar, click Paste.

Note: You can also copy files from the Windows Explorer and paste them to the Remote Folder window.

To upload files after creating an upload list:

  1. Select files to upload in the Local Folder window.
  2. Right-click on the selected files, and then click Queue.

To resume uploads in pause status:

  1. Select one of the following methods.
    • In the Transfer window, right-click on the paused transfers, and then click Resume.
    • Right-click on the Transfer window, and then click Resume All.