Last updated on 07 Sep 2023, 15:06:03.
The Kinamo web hosting platform supports secure FTP connections so that your files are sent over an encrypted connection to our servers. In this article we explain how to connect via SFTP.
First, you need an FTP client at kinamo we recommend 2:
After installation, we need to correctly configure the FTP client with certain info.
If you want to connect to filezilla you will have to put "sftp://" in front of the hostname in the hostname box. This will then become "sftp://sftp.hosting.kinamo.be" for the linux hosting. Eg:
If you want to connect to cyberduck you will need to choose "SFTP (SSH File Transfer Protocol)" in the dropdown menu. Eg:
The first time you connect to our FTP server you will receive a warning from FileZilla (see below, "Unknown Certificate"). This is normal, FileZilla will give this message for any type of certificate - even a commercial one. You must accept the certificate once.
Connecting to the Kinamo web hosting platform via SFTP is now a breeze using popular FTP clients such as Cyberduck and FileZilla. Now you can safely transfer files and manage your website. If you need additional help or have any questions, our support experts are always here for you. Connect to Kinamo via FTPS today and experience a smooth and reliable way to manage your files.
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