Other ways to access

Using sftp : (port 22)

  • advantages: secure transfers (integrity and confidentiality), easy folder transfer
  • disadvantages: sftp software needed (we recommend cyberduck, and this tutorial)

on Mac, with Charbon-transfers

  • advantages: no pre-requisites, secure, unlimited size of files transferred.
  • disadvantages: rudimentary, mac only.
  • download Charbon-Transfers

Via ftp : (port 21)

  • advantages: protocol often used, easy folder transfer
  • disadvantages: less secure transfers, ftp software needed (e.g. cyberduck)