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Configuring SFTP for the document root

How to Configure SFTP for a Web Server Document Root

SFTP is the favourite these days because of its robust security model and easier setup than traditional FTP and FTPS. In this guide we will configure SFTP to allow users to upload to the web server document root.

Introduction This guide assumes your web document root is the default for Apache and Nginx in /var/www/html. If you followed one of our previous guides on setting up virtual hosts, your document root may be located in /var/www/example.com/public_html. Just make sure you have the correct document root and update commands in this guide to match.…

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