FileZilla Supported Protocols

FileZilla supports a number of protocols to allow you the greatest possible flexibility in transferring files.
It supports:

  • FTP
  • FTPS
  • SFTP

Comparison Table

Protocol Encrypted Base Protocol
FTP No1 FTP
FTPS Yes – TLS FTP
SFTP Yes SSH

  1. By default, FileZilla attempts to use FTPS for FTP connections, and will display a warning if the remote server doesn’t support encrypted connections.

To learn more about FileZilla Pro Supported Protocols see https://filezillapro.com/docs/v3/features-v3/filezilla-pro-supported-protocols