Setting up Virtual SFTP

Lee Painter

Once you have installed the Virtual SFTP server on your preferred platform you are ready to connect to the web interface and start the server configuration.

The initial configuration is performed by a setup wizard. This wizard prompts you for the minimal set of configuration items required to setup your server so that it's ready to serve files upon completion of the wizard.

Connect your browser to the server you installed Virtual SFTP on. Remembering to add the server port to the URL if you chose a non-standard port.


You should be presented with a web page similar to the one below.

Click Get Started to begin.

1. Accept the License Agreement

Read the license agreement and check the "I agree to the terms and conditions above" input before proceeding. You cannot proceed without accepting the agreement.


2. Create Administrative Credentials