How to install FileZilla FTP client in Ubuntu 16.04 / 18.04

Today I will show You how to install the FileZilla FTP client program in Ubuntu Linux.

FileZilla is a free and open-source, cross-platform FTP application, consisting of FileZilla Client and FileZilla Server. Client binaries are available for Windows, Linux, and macOS, server binaries are available for Windows only. FileZilla is a powerful and free software for transferring files over the Internet. It is a very popular FTP client and is used by webmasters from all over the world.

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Now we can start the installation process, we can install through Ubuntu Software Center or CLI, Let me show you both of them:

Through Ubuntu Software Center:

  • First Open Ubuntu Software Center.

  • Now click the Search icon available in the top-right position of the window. In the Search box, search the term FileZilla.
  • From search results, click the result that represents FileZilla.

  • Now Click the Install button to install the FileZilla.

  • Now type your password and authenticate.

Through CLI:

  • First, make sure that all your system packages are up-to-date
    • sudo apt-get update
      sudo apt-get upgrade
  • Now Simply Open the Terminal.
  • Now Type This Command & Press Enter
    • sudo apt-get install filezilla
  • Type Your Password & Enter.
  • To confirm the installation, when asked, type y and press the enter key.

  • After the installation process, you will find it in your apps


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