Add additional FTP / SFTP Users for site

In case you are looking to grant access to a someone and wish to create a temporary or additional SFTP user to access the site, you can do so from the following steps :

Step 1 : Log in to your WPOven Dashboard and navigate to the “Sites” section. Then select the site for which you wish to add a new SFTP User

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Step 2 : Select the Tools subsection and scroll down.

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Then click on the “SFTP User Manager” button

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Enter the Desired Username and Password for the new SFTP user and click on the “Add SFTP User” button

NOTE : The username you enter here will only be a suffix of the actual username that will be created. We have this so to enhance security of our system

Step 3 : Once the SFTP user is successfully added to the site, you should see it’s entry on the SFTP Manager page.

SFTP-New-UserPlease not that the SFTP login details would be

Host : Same as the Server Ip on which you site resides on. This can be seen from the “Servers” page from your WPOven dashboard.

Username : As seen in the SFTP Manager Page.

Password : As you entered while creating the SFTP User

Port : 22