≡ Menu

How to install FileZilla FTP Client on Ubuntu 9.04 with terminal command prompt

I will show you how to install FileZilla FTP client which lets you connect your Ubuntu Linux computer to your webhosting server where your website is located. You can use FileZilla FTP client to upload, delete, rename files and change the chmod file and folder permissions for your files and folders on your Web hosting server.

Login as an administrator in Ubuntu.

1. Open the Terminal Command Prompt by going to Applications > Accessories > Terminal

Ubuntu Terminal command window

2. In Terminal, type sudo aptitude install filezilla

Terminal Command prompt for Filezilla client install.

3. then press Y and enter when you see this question in Terminal “sudo aptitude install filezilla”

4. FileZilla is located at Applications > Internet > FileZilla FTP Client

Filezilla program location

{ 2 comments… add one }
  • Kal March 8, 2016, 1:07 am

    i cut and pasted sudo aptitude install filezilla

    into terminal and heres the output

    simontemplar@simontemplar-desktop:~$ sudo aptitude install filezilla
    Reading package lists… Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state information… Done
    Reading extended state information
    Initializing package states… Done
    Couldn’t find any package whose name or description matched “filezilla”
    Couldn’t find any package whose name or description matched “filezilla”
    No packages will be installed, upgraded, or removed.
    0 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
    Need to get 0B of archives. After unpacking 0B will be used.
    Reading package lists… Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state information… Done
    Reading extended state information
    Initializing package states… Done

    I’ve donloaded filezilla for linux from the main site do I put that somewhere before executing this command?

Leave a Comment