Author welshy
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** WARNING ** When you install FileZilla it will try install 2 or 3 other software programs, during the installation, PLEASE press DECLINE for each option.

Updated missing video file with a new video - Nov 2014

In this video I'm going to show you how to connect to your website that's hosted with Wealthy Affiliate via FTP using FileZilla.

Odds are you'll never need to connect via FTP but if you do and you're not sure how to, this should help

FileZilla download page


If you click on the above link it's going to take you to the correct download area, it should look just like the following image, click on either the Windows or Mac download. The page will change and the download will auto start after several seconds.

If the download page looks like the image below, DO NOT click on the download GREEN image link. This will download a bundle installer. If you do install this, just hit DECLINE on all options.

To access the correct page, click on the "Show additional download options"

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Shawn Martin Premium
Good job!
pisces314 Premium
I tried connecting to the internet using filezilla. Status says: server sent passive reply with unroutable address. Using server address instead. When I checked filezilla, it says I am not connected to a server. It has now been three days and the placeholder is still showing when I type in the URL. I have been trying to get my website online since April and is having the same problem. I do not know what to do at this point. I am really quite frustrated. I tried blogging and using the open chat and still has not been able to get any help with this problem. HELP!!!
fishing Premium
As usually you have done a bang up job Craig....getting ready to mess with my site....thanks
welshy Premium
Thanks Tim, just PM'd you too.
anindochk Premium
Simplistic and powerful!
welshy Premium
Thanks Anindo
Tikafitz Premium
Thank you for the visual instructions, I found this very helpful. It has been a while since I have used FTP and this one is much more intuitive than what I used before.
welshy Premium
Thanks, most of the time you shouldn't even need to access anything via ftp, specially if it's a wordpress site, well unless you're adding custom code or files.