How to Configure a Remote Server Type

While FileZilla/FileZilla Pro can usually automatically detect the operating system running on a remote server, on occasion this might need to be configured manually.

To manually set the remote server’s operating system:

To use synchronized browsing when it connects to a specific remote server:

  1. Open the Site Manager.
  2. Select the connection to modify.
  3. Click on the Advanced tab.
  4. Select the operating system from the Server Type list.
  5. Click on OK.