How to Manage your files in Android using FTP ?

The FTP is the abbreviation of File Transfer Protocol. Basically the file transfer protocol manages the files on some set of rules which helps in managing the communication between the computers on a network. We can understand it like this, the FTP client none another than a software that is used to transfer the files between the computer only if the net connection is available. Here we are providing the solution to manage your files on your android device using the FTP client from your PC or Computer. You can also upload or download files via FTP.

There are various popularly used FTP clients are FileZill, FlashFTP and CuteFTP. In which some are free of cost and some are paid FTP client. Now you can efficiently use this app in removing old app, files or transfers files from computer to your android device.

Steps to Manage Files in Android

You can easily run the FTP client for transferring the files in ES file Explorer.

To download the ES file explorer in your android device click here.

After installing, open the ES File Explorer.

Manage files in android using ftp
Manage files in android using ftp

Now open the Fast Access Menu.

Fast Access Menu ES file Explorer
Fast Access Menu ES file Explorer

Now click on the Network option> Remote Manager.

ES File Explorer Remote Manager
ES File Explorer Remote Manager

Here you will find the option of ‘Turn on’ for the internet services as it is must to perform the task.

ES File Explorer internet connection
ES File Explorer internet connection

Now note down the IP address and port number then click on the Settings.

ES File Explorer Port Number and IP Address
ES File Explorer Port Number and IP Address

Select the option ‘Set Manage Account’.

 

Set Manage account ES File Explorer
Set Manage account ES File Explorer
Desired Username and Password
Desired Username and Password

Here you will find a box where you have to fill FTP username and password. Fill your desired username and password.

Here the ES file explorer set up is complete. Now you can use FTP in ES File Explorer.

Now open your FTP client. Now you need to fill the IP address and port number that you have note down to create the FTP account. Also the fill the username and password.

Now open the FTP client.

FTP Client Log In
FTP Client Log In

 

After the filling the whole information correctly, you will be able to browse the headset files.

Now easily manage your all android files using File Transfer Protocol client from your PC as Google has removed managing of files from the Android phones saying that having File Manager for android is not required as it consists of cloud server and termed it as the old method of managing files. But still there are various people who want to manage their files properly. If you have any problem in establishing the connection or having any query regarding the post, you can ask me in comments. If you find the post helpful you can mention it in comments.

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