How to Connect to Alibaba Object Storage

This feature is only available on FileZilla Pro, if you didn’t buy it yet you can buy FileZilla Pro from our Store.

Below you find a step by step guide, if you prefer you can watch our How to Connect to Alibaba Object Storage video tutorial.

In order to connect to Alibaba Cloud follow the steps described below.

Connect to Alibaba Object Storage

  • Choose Edit > Settings > Transfers > S3 Providers
  • In the Providers list click Add and enter ‘Alibaba
  • In the Regions list click Add to add a new regions and enter:
  • Name: oss-cn-hangzhou
  • Description: China (Hangzhou)
  • Endpoints:
  • Do the same for the following regions:
  • Name Description Endpoints
    oss-cn-shanghai China (Shanghai)
    oss-cn-qingdao China (Qingdao)
    oss-cn-beijing China (Beijing)
    oss-cn-zhangjiakou China (Zhangjiakou-Beijing Winter Olympics)
    oss-cn-huhehaote China (Hohhot)
    oss-cn-shenzhen China (Shenzhen)
    oss-cn-chengdu China (Chengdu)
    oss-cn-hongkong China (Hong Kong)
    oss-us-west-1 US (Silicon Valley)
    oss-us-east-1 US (Virginia)
    oss-ap-southeast-1 Singapore
    oss-ap-southeast-2 Australia (Sidney)
    oss-ap-southeast-3 Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
    oss-ap-southeast-5 Indonesia (Jakarta)
    oss-ap-northeast-1 Japan (Tokyo)
    oss-ap-south-1 India (Mumbai)
    oss-oss-eu-west-1 UK (London)
    oss-me-east-1 UAE (Dubai)

  • In Catch All enter: (note it starts with a dot)
  • In Format enter: {bucket}.oss-{region}

In the site manager configure your connection with host as:

The video tutorial below shows how to connect to Alibaba with FileZilla Pro.

Video tutorial: How to connect to Alibaba Object Storage

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