This document describes how to use the FTP service to upload files from a local Windows computer to a Lighthouse instance or download files from a Lighthouse instance to a local file system.
You have set up the FTP service in the Lighthouse instance.
If you use version 3.5.3 of FileZilla to upload files via FTP, the upload may fail. We recommend you download and use versions 3.5.1 or 3.5.2 of FileZilla from its official website.
ftpuser1is taken as an example in the image.
In the lower-left Local site window, right-click the local file to be uploaded and select Upload to upload it to a Linux Lighthouse instance, as shown below:
- The Lighthouse FTP path does not support the automatic decompression or deletion of uploaded compressed tar files.
- The remote site path is the default path for uploading files to a Linux Lighthouse instance.
In the lower-right Remote site window, right-click the Lighthouse instance file to be downloaded and choose Download to download it to a local directory as shown below: