Once you have an Ubuntu server running with root privileges you’re ready to install VSFTPD.


Fist of all we will update our repository then install the deamon.


When the installation is completed we will make some configurations. The file that we need to change is in:

Make sure that you file have the following configurations:

Now save your configuration file and restart VSFTPD running:

After that VSFTPD is running and configured, now we have to create the user to use FTP.

We will create a new user called ftpuser, add him to www-data group and change the home directory to /var/www/.

Now, change the ftpuser password

That’s it.