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Can a web browser serve as an ftp client?

Answer

Wiki User
04/19/2011

TRUE

A Web browser such as Internet Explorer can also serve as an FTP client. To have

it serve as an FTP client, e
True.

If your FTP hosting server allows it, then yes you can access FTP using a web browser.

On some cPanel Linux servers, you can access FTP link this:

ftp://your-name@your-domain

you'll then be prompted for your password.

There are also hosts that include a Web-FTP service with their hosting (see related links) but many hosts do have a way of access FTP via the browser, best way to know is to ask your host first.