SFTP Setup

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For sending and receiving demographic files, we recommend Filezilla, a free SFTP solution.

Download FileZilla

  1. https://filezilla-project.org/
  2. Select Download FileZilla Client
  3. Follow download instructions

 Set Up the SFTP Client

  1. Start Filezilla
  2. Press Ctrl + S on your keyboard
  3. Select New Site
  4. Complete the remaining information:
    1. From the 'Select Entry:' section enter your agency name in all caps (provided by Forcura)
    2. Host: sftp.myforcura.com
    3. Port: 22
    4. Logon Type: Normal
    5. User: provided by Forcura
    6. Password: provide by Forcura
  5. Click OK


 Connect to the SFTP Client

  1. Press Ctrl + S on your keyboard
  2. Select your agency name on the left side
  3. Click 'Connect'
  4. Once connected simply browse for the file location on the left hand side of the screen and drag and drop the file(s) to the panel on the right.


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