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This interface allows you to select an FTP server daemon, or to disable FTP services.

When you upgrade a server for which the FTP RPM's target is set to unmanaged, problems may occur in the cPanel user interface. For more information, read our Restore cPanel & WHM management of all FTP targets on your server documentation. 

How to select an FTP daemon

To select an FTP daemon for your server, perform the following steps:

  1. In the FTP Server column, select ProFTPD or Pure-FTPd.
  2. Click Save.

Pure-FTPd and ProFTPD

The following list offers comparisons between these FTP server daemons:

For more information, visit the ProFTPD and Pure-FTPd websites.

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