File system permissions

Our impressive CompleteFTP Server comes with a rich file permissions structure which can be configured exactly as you require it. Having secure file permissions in place is essential to ensure that only those authorised to access certain folders and files are able to do so. Directory and file permissions help restrict access through our flexible folder properties panel, allowing our virtual file system to set permissions or alternatively for your Windows folders, allowing Windows permissions to take precedent.

Access Control

Access control can even be transferred from Windows to CompleteFTP so that Windows permissions can be set using CompleteFTP non-Windows permissions. Access control for Windows users can be managed by CompleteFTP if the 'access control' property of those users has been manually set to 'non-Windows'. It's also possible to restrict users to read-only access by setting the 'read-only' property of those users:

Sophisticated Permissions

Our Standard Edition of CompleteFTP features basic permission control, while the Professional and Enterprise Editions offer much more sophisticated permissions. The permission system which our top 2 editions’ offer is similar to that used in UNIX-like systems, such as Linux and OSX. This system brings with it flexibility, simplicity and familiarity. Below you can see the brilliant range of options when it comes to setting permissions for non-Windows users:

You can even hide folders using the hidden checkbox, so that a folder may be shown but not accessible, or it may be hidden but still accessible.

Protect your systems today, with CompleteFTP’s unique blend of flexible permission setting capabilities to ensure your future data security.

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